Tower Hamlets 1 Enfield 1893 2 (Buildbase FA Vase 2nd Round) There was rather unsavoury drama at the end of this all ESL affair as five players received their marching orders in a game that was by no means a rough-house. Both teams battled for possession meaning that it was a very tight affair
Barkingside 2 Clapton 3 (Premier Division) The inaugural Essex Senior League groundhop started on Friday evening as Barkingside took on Clapton at Cricklefields. The hosts were rewarded with their biggest league attendance of the season as 273 supporters, including a large contingent of Clapton supporters, but continued their recent losing streak by losing by
Tuesday 7th November Hullbridge Sports 2 Great Wakering Rovers 3 (Premier Division) Rovers fought off a late hosts comeback to take all three points at Lower Road. The visitors went in front after 10 minutes when Richmond pounced on a mistake from Taylor to slip the ball beyond Catling and after 26 minutes it was
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
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
Friday 10th November Barkingside v Clapton 7.45pm Transport – Seven Kings Station ground is opposite Cauliflower Pub. Stratford to Seven Kings – 12 minutes turn right out of the station. 120 commemorative badges available to purchase. £5 entrance; concessions and an additional £1 off for season ticket holders of any football club. Please show
Errington Challenge Cup 2nd Round Tuesday 31st October Great Wakering Rovers 3 Tower Hamlets 2 A young Tower Hamlets side fell to a battling defeat at the hands of Great Wakering Rovers at Burroughs Park in the Challenge Cup. Aaron Russell put the hosts into a 20th minute lead before the visitors leveled five minutes
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