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Bromley test for Stringer’s men

Tuesday evening sees Blues return to the ProKit UK Stadium as former skipper Reece Prestige returns with Bromley for a Vanarama Conference South fixture, kick-off 7.45pm. Big-spending Bromley have started the season well, and despite a surprise 3-0 home loss against Gosport Borough in their last league outing they are fifth in the table with 17…

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Seven-up for Blues

Blues under-21s made it three wins from three Essex & Herts Border Combination games with a 7-3 victory against Chelmsford City side at the ProKit UK Sstadium on Saturday. The young Blues set the tone for the afternoon as early as the second minute when a good period of possession resulted in Lewis Hagland opening the…

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Blues lose on the road

Blues can consider themselves unlucky not to leave Maidenhead with at least a point as went went down 2-1 against Hayes & Yeading on Saturday. Rod Stringer’s team were on top for long periods of the game, and it took a blinding save from former Blues’ reserve keeper Calum Kitcha from a George Allen header…

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Stringer: “We need the fans behind us”

Blues boss Rod Stringer is hoping for plenty of support as his side travel to Hayes & Yeading on Saturday before hosting Bromley on Tuesday evening. Stringer was upset with how his comments were reported following the FA Cup defeat at Tooting and hopes that the club’s supporters will continue to get behind his team:…

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Scott back for Blues

Scott Shulton is included in Blues’ squad for their trip to play Hayes & Yeading at Maidenhead on Saturday as he starts his third spell with the club. The 24-year-old made 78 appearances with the Blues with a spell at Braintree Town in the middle before joining Hendon in 2012. His last game for Stortford…

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Blues look for bouncebackability

Blues will look to bounce back from their FA Cup exit at Tooting & Mitcham United when they travel to Maidenhead to face Hayes & Yeading in another key  Vanarama Conference South game. The Blues will face a familiar face as striker – and sometime defender, midfielder and keeper – Cliff Akurang has continued his nomadic…

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Tooting 3 Blues 1 – Full-time

Tooting deserved progress to the third qualifying round of the Cup with a 3-1 win against the Blues. Wembley is over-priced and over-rated, anyway. 82 – Ryan Melaugh replaces Johnny Herd 74 – George Sykes and Spencer McCall replace Joe Tabiri and Rod Young 70 – A George Allen mistake allows Tooting to grab a…

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Away Cup draw for Blues

A trip to East Thurrock United awaits Blues if they can overcome Tooting & Mitcham United in the FA Cup second qualifying round replay on Tuesday. The Essex side won 4-3 at Met Police on Saturday with former Blue Sam Higgins netting the first goal. If Blues can progress at Tooting, there will be plenty…