More action from the Thompson Cup

More action from the Thompson Cup

The Tommy Thompson Cup continues this weekend in the Essex & Suffolk Border League with some sides playing their second game of the competition while others are just getting started. Here’s a preview of all fixtures this weekend; Round One Flitch United Reserves vs Wormingford Wanderers Saturday – Saturday 24th April, 2.30pm Flitch United Reserves…

Trio of games in the COVID-Cup

Trio of games in the COVID-Cup

To keep competitive football ticking over, the Essex & Suffolk Border League have introduced a new cup competition for sides already out of the knockout cup; the COVID Cup. Here’s a preview of the Round One and Two ties ahead of the weekend; Round One  Coggeshall United Reserves vs Hedinghams United – Saturday 24th April,…

A plate of action

A plate of action

With no competitive football until next season and clubs already out of the knockout cup, the Essex & Suffolk Border League have created another couple of cups for clubs to play for in the off-season; the COVID-Cup and the COVID-Plate. Here’s a preview of the first weekend of plate fixtures; Round One Kelvedon Social ‘A’…

Close to the Quarters

Close to the Quarters

While we wait for the last team to reach the last-16 of the Essex & Suffolk Border League Knockout Cup, there is no time to ponder as clubs prepare to face each other this weekend for a place in the Quarter-finals. Here’s a preview of all the upcoming ties in Round Three; Barnston vs Flitch…

Search for the final-16

Search for the final-16

Teams fought for their place in the Third Round, with a few upsets along the way. The sides that progressed into the next round of the cup, now sit 1-win off the quarter-finals as we get closer to discovering the winner on the Essex & Suffolk Border League Knockout Cup. Here’s a round-up of all…

Geared up for round two

Geared up for round two

Sides from across four divisions (Premier Division to Division Three) are gearing up for the Second Round of the Essex & Suffolk Border League Knockout Cup as they look to progress to the Third Round. Gas Recreation currently sit at the highest ranked team in the competition while Wormingford Wanderers are the lowest based on…

Knockout’s galore in the cup

Knockout’s galore in the cup

There was plenty of goals in the Essex & Suffolk Border League Knockout Cup as teams battled it out in both the First and Second Rounds. Here’s a round-up of all the action from across Essex and Suffolk. Round OneĀ  Stanway Rovers Reserves 1-3 Felsted RoversĀ  Division One side Stanway Rovers Reserves were knocked out…

Wormingford Wandering midtable

Wormingford Wandering midtable

Before the 2020/21 season had started, Wormingford Wanderers wanted to compete for the league. Although their preparations were not as they had hoped, they were still ambitious. “Our pre-season wasn’t ideal for obvious reasons but we had still built a side,” said manager Liam Meadows. “We felt we had a chance to compete for the…