Alfie Mason

Alfie returns for Blues

Alfie Mason has become the latest of Blues’ exciting group of youngsters to put pen to paper on a one-year contract. The striker netted five goals in 37 league games for the Blues during 2018/19 and added a further strike in eight cup matches – and joint Steve Smith is delighted to have signed for…

BSFC

Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on May 10th   This date has seen a handful of league games, mostly from the 70s when with no play offs fixture congestion often meant there were a few straggling league games to be tidied up in May.   One such was in 1973 when we faced…

IMG-20190509-WA0002

Charity football at the ProKit

There’s a chanxe to see some famous people show off their footballing abilities on the hallowed BSFC turf next week. Thw event is organised by former Blues’ boss Gordon Boateng in aid of mental health charities, with tickets available on tbe door.

Jack Thomas Action

Jack’s back for Blues

Blues’ young player-of-the-year Jack Thomas has become the latest of the 2018/19 squad to sign up for next season. The 19-year-old come through the Blues’ academy as well as gaining some experience at Essex Senior League Takeley is now his second season as a first team regular, Another excellent season saw the midfielder played 33…

BSFC Favicon

Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on May 9 Most of the games on this date have been cup games as the season winds to a close. In 1985 we travelled to Thanet United (now Margate) for the second leg of the Eastern Floodlight Competition final, having already won the first le 2-1. With…

Sam Robbins

Sam signs up for next season

Blues’ management team Steve Smith and Jamie Cureton have wasted no time securing the services of central defender Sam Robbins for the next season. 08trerThe 25-year-old collected both the managers’ and players’ player-of-the-year awards on Saturday evenng, and has signed a one year contract with the Blues. “Sam’s a big signing for us” said Smith…

BSFC Favicon

Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on May 8 Not so many games on this date in history but we have won two cups. I doubt whether the East Anglian Cup has ever been treated as a priority by the clubs that enter it but it does have a long history with Stortford playing…

BSFC Favicon

Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on May 7 Researching this article I was surprised to find how many times we have played on May 7th. Nowadays you only play in May if you make the play offs or a major cup final, but in the 60s and 70s they were less strict about…

Ben Worman

League debut for Ben

Ben Worman had the perfect excuse for missing Blues’ presentation evening on Saturday – he was making his league debut for Cambridge United. The 17-year-old joined the Blues on loan in January and made an immediate impact, going to score nine goals in 21 games. The winger had already played for the U’s in an…

BSFC Favicon

Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on May 6th The most important game on this date was definitely the last game of the 1994-95 season at home to Aylesbury United. Blues had been promoted the previous season but had struggled at the higher level. The last game saw us in 20th place, one point…