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Blues let it slip – updated

Blues 2 Hayes & Yeading 2 Stortford remain in the relegation zone after they allowed a 2-0 lead to slip against Hayes & Yeading United and were forced to share the spoils in a 2-2 draw at the ProKit UK Stadium on Saturday. Two goals in the space of a minute from Sheldon Sellears and…

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Those we have loved

We take a (slightly belated) look at the former Blues in FA Cup action last weekend. And where else would you start other than the Crabble, home of Dover Athletic? Dwight Gayle never had the pleasure of lugging kit up the hill when he was with the Blues as we were slumming it in Conference…

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Rod ready for Hayes test

There’s no pitch inspection planned at the ProKit UK Stadium, and manager Rod Stringer is ready for a key game against Hayes & Yeading United this afternoon. “I know today’s game has been billed as a six-pointer, but it’s probably a bit early to be thinking that way and whether we win, lose or draw…

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The magic of the cup

Blues will meet Royston Town in the Herts Charity Cup final at the County Ground, Letchwoth, on Tuesday February 17, kick-off 7.45pm. Home wins against Potters Bar Town and St Albans City put Blues into their fourth straight final of the competition, while it will be the Crows first time in the big game having…

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Six pointer for Blues

Blues will look to put a poor Christmas period behind them when they host Hayes & Yeading United at the ProKit UK Stadium on Saturday afternoon, kick off 3pm. Although it’s probably a bit early to be talking about crunch games, the visit of the Middlesex side is definitely a six pointer with both teams…

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Haycock joins coaching staff

Blues boss Rod Stringer has finally got his man with the appointment of Nick Haycock as the club’s new assistant manager. Haycock spent ten years at West Ham United, most recently as under-21 coach working closely with manager Sam Allardyce, assistant Neil McDonald, first-team coach Ian Hendon and Under-18s manager Steve Potts. His current full-time…

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Brighton Blues for Stortford

Blues completed a miserable Festive Season as they went down 1-0 at big-spending Whitehawk on Sunday. The home side saw John-Paul Kissock sent-off in the 25th minute, but the only goal of the game came when Ashley Miller brought down Sam Deering in the area in the 67th minute. Deering stepped up to send new…

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Whitehawk test for Blues – game on

  Following a 9am pitch inspection, today’s game against Whitehawk will go ahead as planned. It doesn’t get any easier for Blues as Sunday sees them travel to high-flying Whitehawk. The big-spending Brighton side are fifth in the table with 37 points from 23 games following their 2-2 draw at Eastbourne on New Year’s Day….

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Davies is a Blue Jay

Blues have added to their attacking options with the signing of midfielder Jay Davies from St Neots Town. The 23-year-old Londoner scored 15 goals from the centre of midfield for the Saints last season having joined the big-spending Southern League Premier Division side in a £4,000 deal from Woking. He came through the youth ranks…

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All change between the sticks

Blues’ boss Rod Stringer has added two goalkeepers to his squad as Stortford look to end a run of three straight losses at Whitehawk, on Sunday. Nineteen-year-old Dillon Phillips joins on a month’s loan from Charlton Athletic while Matt Gill returns to the Blues having last played for the club in April 2012. Joe Wright…