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Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on August 25th By a very unusual, possibly unique coincidence we played Thurrock two years in succession on the same date on this ground. I have not been able to find another circumstance of us playing the same team two years running on the same day apart from…

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Cup magic at BSFC

The FA Cup returns to the ProKit UK Stadium on Sunday as we again host Stansted in their preliminary round tie against Takeley, kick off 2pm. The Airportmen defeated Sawbridgeworth Town 2-1 at the home of football in the last round, and with Hargrave Park still being used for cricket they return for their eighth…

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Tanners in town on Saturday

Blues return home after a fortnight on the road on Saturday, with Leatherhead providing the opposition in the Bostik League, kick-off 3pm. The Tanners are another old rival for the Blues, and they even have their own song at Woodside Park. The sides haven’t met since the 2000/01 season when we won 2-1 at Fetcham…

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Debut defeat for development side

BISHOP’S STORTFORD 1, BARKING 3 (Bostik Development (North) League) The Blues slipped to defeat in their opening league game of the season. Morgan Laforce’s side found themselves two goals adrift at the break with visiting striker Sadiq Akanbi netting twice in three minutes either side of the half-hour. Marcus Crowther pulled a goal back in…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on August 23rd We haven’t had much success on this date recently with the only win since 1997 being a home win over Solihull Moors in a Conference North game in 2011. The previous win on this date was in the last season started at Rhodes Avenue. Our…

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Development team in action

Blues make their Bostik Development League debut this evening when Barking visit the home of football, kick-off 7.45pm. Morgan La Force will again manage the team which comprise of a mixture of first team players and youngsters from Blues’ youth sides. Admission is £5 for adults.  

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on August 22nd 2015 saw our longest ever trip for an away game when we went to Cornwall to play Truro City in a Conference South game.   Stortford played in a confident fashion from the first whistle. In the third minute a snap shot from outside the…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on August 20th Most games on this date have been away from home with only one home game since 1996. In 2012 we had a trip to the Midlands to play Worcester City, on of the few teams we have played in Conference North and South.   There…

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Bognor Regis Town 3 Blues 0 – full report

BOGNOR REGIS TOWN 3, BISHOP’S STORTFORD 0 BLUES’ boss Adam Flint admitted he was frustrated as his side conceded three late goals to  crash to defeat at Bognor, on Saturday. “I’m disappointed with Saturday but for 70 minutes we competed well” he said. “But with Lewis Dark and Ryan Charles struggling with injuries early on…

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Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on August 19th Well who could forget Nicky Eyre’s moment of glory last year? A fair mixture of early season games and season openers have happened on this date. Recently in 2013 we made the short trip to Boreham Wood for a Conference South game. An improved performance…