19 August 2017 – THE EMIRATES FA CUP – PRELIMINARY ROUND NORWICH UNITED FC 0 CLAPTON FC 2 The Tons started the match nervously, as Norwich United FC, the Ryman League side, executed all of its actions quite quickly, and it took us a while to settle down.  We then started to pass and move the 

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TOWER HAMLETS 1 FC BROXBOURNE BOROUGH 0 Tower Hamlets finally secured their place in the Preliminary Round after a late goal from Curtis Pond was enough to separate the two sides. Up until then the game had been one of very few chances and was looking destined to be heading for extra time. Pond, who 

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With one all ESL tie in the Preliminary Round means that there is at least one guaranteed ESL team in the First Qualifying Round. It’s now up to Tower Hamlets and Takeley to decide which one of them it will be. Takeley took care of business last time around by disposing of Wivenhoe Town with 

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Monday 7th August Tower Hamlets 1 (Curtis Pond 88) FC Broxbourne Borough 0 Att.68 Tuesday 8th August Basildon United 3 (Tommy Barton 2, 22, Marcus Bowers 17) Walsham le Willows 0 Att.184 Wednesday 9th August Wadham Lodge 1 (Caleb Roberts 88) Framlingham Town 3 (Simon Poacher 6, 56, Jake Taylor 66) Att. 82 Waltham Forest 

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Takeley start  their defence of the Gordon Brasted Memorial Trophy in the 1st Round being drawn away to Barkingside. Hullbridge Sports host Sporting Bengal United; Tower Hamlets are paired with Stansted and Southend Manor have home advantage over FC Romania in other 1st Round ties.

The Errington Challenge Cup, Gordon Brasted Memorial Trophy and Reserve Shield were conducted live on Thursday 27th July on the Grassroots Footy Show, broadcast by East London Radio on www.eastlondonradio.org.uk. Hosted by Adam Richardson and Peter Dudley, the show welcomed  Robert Errington and Michelle Dorling, along as guests. The Grassroots Footy Show is the Essex 

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