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Pitt’s prepared for Gulls

Blues assistant manager Steve Pitt believes that his team can progress in the FA Trophy if they approach Saturday’s home game against Torquay in the right manner. “We’ll give them respect because they’re seventh in the division above but if we approach the game in the same way we did against Chelmsford, we’ve have a…

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Stringer’s up for Trophy test

Blues boss Rod Stringer is excited about the challenge of facing Vanarama Conference high-flyers Torquay in the FA Trophy at the ProKit (UK) Stadium on Saturday. “I’m looking forward to playing the Gulls, and I think it’s a good draw for us. Getting a home draw was the important thing. We’ll be facing an ex-League…

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Next up: Torquay United

As Torquay United prepare to face the Blues in the FA Trophy at the ProKit (UK) Stadium on Saturday, manager Chris Hargreaves isn’t taking anything for granted. Hargreaves is clearly taking the tie seriously and says he wants the prize money to save the chairman having to bankroll the club: We’re looking to win the…

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Bromley 3 Blues 2

90th minutes –  Adam Burchall ensures that history repeats itself as Blues let a two goal lead slip at Bromley for the second successive season. 76 minutes – there’s a horrible sense of de ja vu as Bromley level the score through Danny Waldren . 49 Bromley pull a goal back through Rob Swaine. An excellent first 30…

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Walker signs for Stortford

Blues have added to their squad with the signing of former Southend and Charlton striker James Walker. The 27-year-old came through the youth ranks at Charlton Athletic. He was released in 2006, but was invited back on a trial by new manager Iain Dowie during pre-season, and he impressed by scoring against Millwall, Germinal Beerschot…

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Bromley test for Blues

While Saturday’s FA Trophy tie against Torquay United at the ProKit (UK) Stadium will be at the back of everyone’s minds, Blues will look to get their league campaign back on track when they travel to Bromley on Tuesday evening. Having failed to win in the Vanarama South since mid-October – taking two points from…

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Vanarama Conference South round-up

While the club’s financial director wouldn’t have been impressed by the lack of a home game against now-defunct Salisbury City, Saturday proved a relatively successful day for the Blues in Vanarama Conference South. Only one of the other six sides in the bottom seven won, with Wealdstone moving above the Blues thanks to a 1-0…

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By George! Blues hit 12

George Sykes hit five goals and Rob Deemer four as Blues under-21s ran amok with a 12-1 victory against Clapton at the ProKit UK Stadium, on Saturday. Anyone who arrived late would’ve missed the bulk of the scoring as Stortford were 8-0 up after just 25 minutes with Sykes and Deemer having already netted hat-tricks….

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FA Trophy v’s Torquay

Blues’ FA Trophy tie against Torquay United at the ProKit UK Stadium on Saturday December 13 will see normal matchday prices and arrangements in place. Admission prices are adults £12, concessions £7, students (with ID) £6, under-16a £5, under-12 free with an adult. If the score is level at the end of 90 minutes the…

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Academy show six appeal

Blues showed no signs of rustiness as they returned to action after a month off with a 6-2 hammering of Thurrock at the ProKit UK Stadium on Wednesday afternoon. There were six different scorers for Tim Moylette’s side as they dominated the whole game. Stortford had virtually all the possession in a first half of…