Preview: Essex & Suffolk Border League

Preview: Essex & Suffolk Border League

Another weekend of Essex & Suffolk Border league is upon us with some huges games. Belle Vue will look for an 8th straight win and continued their perfect start to the season whilst 15th will face 16th and 9th will play 10th. Coggeshall United Reserves vs Alresford Colne Rangers Reserves – Saturday 31st October, 3pm…

Preview: Essex Senior League – Gameweek 7

Preview: Essex Senior League – Gameweek 7

Although teams will not all be on their 7th-game of the season, due to postponements from weather and cup-runs, this is the seventh “week” of fixtures in the Essex Senior League. Hashtag United vs St Margaretsbury – Monday 5th October, 7.45pm The gameweek begins on Monday as St Margaretsbury travel to Pitsea to take on…

Home at last (in the Cup)

Home at last (in the Cup)

Harlow Town Ladies have been drawn at home in the Second Qualifying Round of the FA Women’s Cup against St Ives Town. The Hawks will face their third fellow-League side having already played Colney Heath and Bowers & Pitsea. The FA Cup journey began away to Runwell Sports as the Hawks progressed after a 6-0…

Three out of FA Cup as Walden draw

Three out of FA Cup as Walden draw

There was only one Essex Senior League fixture on Saturday as the rain caused many games to be called off. Sawbridgeworth welcomed Saffron Walden to Crofters End whilst Hashtag United, Stansted and Walthamstow all featured in the FA Cup. The only Friday night game saw West Essex thrash Southend Manor 6-0. A brace from Michael…

They Don’t Really Care About Us

They Don’t Really Care About Us

“They don’t really care about us” were the lyrics sung by Michael Jackson, but they also apply to the FA’s view on Non-League football. With the constant rain, comes waterlogged pitches. At the beginning of October, no one expected games to be called off because of the rain, especially when the end of September showed…