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Conference line-up finalised (probably)

The Football Conference Board of Directors have finally approved the competition’s constitution for the 2014/15 – and the good news is Blues are in the south. After initially being place in the South, Lowestoft will have the delights of whippets and mushy peas in Conference North following the expulsion of Hereford United after they failed…

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Phil returns to the Blues

Rod Stringer has announced his fifth signing for the 2014/15 season and it’s a name all Blues’ fans will recognise as Phil Anderson returns to the club after 18 months away. The 26-year-old last played for the Blues in the 2012/13 season, but left midway through the campaign due to the problems with fitting his…

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Conference constitution on hold

The Football Conference AGM at Celtic Manor has ended in an impasse as the constitution for the 2014/15  season has been delayed until Thursday. Premier Division clubs Hereford United and Salisbury City have been given an extension until early next week to pay their football debts. If one of them fails, Chester and Hayes & Yeading will…

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Spencer makes it six

Blues boss Rod Stringer has added his sixth signing of the week the 2014/15 Blues squad with the capture of midfielder Spencer McCall. The 19-year-old spent two seasons as a scholar at Stevenage, going on loan to Ryman Premier side Wingate & Finchley during the 2012/13 season before signing for the Middlesex club last season….

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Blues add more friendlies

Blues have added three more friendlies to their pre-season campaign as they prepare for the new Conference South campaign. We will open our season on Thursday July 10 with a trip to  Brightlingsea United where Blues will face a side who only missed out on the Ridgeons League title on goal difference last season. Two…

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Miller signs up for Blues

Ashley Miller has become the latest of last season’s Blues’ squad to commit himself to the club as they prepare for another season in Conference South. The defender had a six match spell on loan with Stortford from West Ham United back in October 2008 and made his Blues debut in a FA Cup 4th…

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Johnnie returns while Jamie’s the Guy for Stortford

  The new-look Blues line-up continues to take shape with the announcement that manager Rod Stringer has confirmed that Johnny Herd will return as well as adding striker Jamie Guy to his squad for the 2014/15 season. It will be Herd’s third season with the Blues, having won the club’s Players’ Player of the Season”…

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Cambridge added to pre-season fixture list

Blues have added to their pre-season games at ProKit UK Stadium with the announcement that they will face League Two side Cambridge United on Wednesday July 16, kick-off 7.45pm. The game will see the current holders of the FA Amateur Cup and FA Trophy go head-to-head, with United winning the latter competition just under 40…

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Church is back for the Blues

Blues’ boss Rod Stringer has started his preparations for the 2014/15 with the signing of central midfielder Anthony Church, Church joined Stortford last summer, quickly becoming a regular in the team and scoring his first goal for the club in the 5-0 FA Cup win at Hendon, and will be club captain for the forthcoming…

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Under-14s close to a double

Blues under-14 Eastern Junior Alliance team were unable to complete a weekend double as they lost in the final of the Paringdon Tournament on Sunday. Troy Mead’s team were unbeaten in their first five games before losing the final 1-0 against Buckhurst Hiill. After winning the Spartak 78 Colts Tournament on Saturday, Blues started slowly…