Tower Hamlets 1 Burnham Ramblers 0 (Premier Division) On a fairly chilly and damp afternoon, I made my way to Mile End Stadium as Tower Hamlets welcomed Burnham Ramblers in an Essex Senior League encounter. The hosts were missing a few players including Kane Wilson and the injured Lee McKnight and Wale Odedoyin though
Basildon United 5 Sporting Bengal United 1 A Marcus Bowers hat-trick helped The Bees maintain top spot in the division after seeing off Sporting Bengal United at The Hive. Luke Hornsley gave the hosts a 7th minute lead when diverting a terrific cross beyond the keeper, however the visitors leveled midway through the half when
Takeley 7 Barkingside 0 (Premier Division) To win titles means turning your home ground into a fortress and Station Road has certainly become that this term as Takeley have yet to lose a home game . On Saturday they made it win number nine from their ten opening league games as they brushed past
Tuesday 31st October Clapton 2 Southend Manor 0 The Tons are up to fourth after they defeated Southend Manor at the Old Spotted Dog. Aundre Spencer put the hosts ahead before Cobblah added a second for the home side meaning Stuart Marshall’s tenure at the Southchurch Park side ended in defeat as they stay fourteenth.
The Essex Senior League is holding a groundhop weekend with a game on Friday 10th November followed by three games on Saturday 11th November which will have staggered kick off times. The weekend is set to coincide with Remembrance Sunday and the Poppy Appeal. The Friday evening game sees Barkingside entertain Clapton.
Friday 27th / Saturday 28th October Premier Division Round-Up By Peter Dudley Wadham Lodge 2 Ilford 0 Lodge ended Ilford’s unbeaten run with an impressive home win over them at Kitchener Road in Walthamstow on Friday night. Dwayde James opened the scoring in the 9th minute with Sherwin Stanley supplying the other goal in
Stansted 0 – 2 Redbridge (Premier Division) On a fairly serene late autumn’s afternoon, I made my first visit to Hargrave Park as Stansted welcomed Redbridge. Stansted were missing a number of players that were not available, while the Motormen’s Brian Moses and Jonothon Mbamarah were among those missing for the visitors. In
Tuesday 24th October Premier Division Takeley 1 Basildon United 1 It was honours even between the top two at Station Road as Takeley and Basildon United earned a point each. The Bees took the lead seven minutes into the second period from a Marcus Bowers penalty but just seven minutes later Reece Barrett levelled
Southend Manor 2 Enfield 1893 2 – Premier Division Wednesday 25th October On a nice autumn’s evening at Southchurch Park, Enfield 1893 were the the visitors as they took on Southend Manor in another Essex Senior League encounter. After a fairly even start to proceedings, Enfield were awarded a spot-kick as the referee
Premier Division By Peter Dudley Southend Manor 2 Wadham Lodge 0 Two second half goals from Bayley Newell gave Manor all three points at home to bottom side Wadham Lodge at Southchurch Park. Sporting Bengal United 2 Barkingside 3 Barkingside got back to winning ways with victory at Mile End against Sporting Bengal