Farnborough OBG FC
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Welcome to the website of Farnborough Old Boys Guild Football Club, founded in 1932 and affiliated to the Kent County FA.


We hope you enjoy your visit.

RESULTS

Sunday 17th February 2019

Kent Junior Sunday Cup
Quarter-final
Ex Blues
5 - 0
Sunday XI
OBDSFL
Division 2
Red Velvet
1 - 1
Sunday Res.
Steve Townsend
Friendly
STC Sports Vets
0 - 0
Vets
Friendly
Senior Vets
Jay Hardy 2, Michael Hills, Peter Harvey
4 - 2
West Farleigh Vets

Saturday 16th February 2019

Kent County League
Premier Division
First XI
Mason Horne
1 - 0
Otford United
Kent County League
Division 3 West
Equinoccial
3 - 2
Reserves
Charlie Pitt, Ben Delaney
Bromley and South London Football League
Division 1
Third XI
Gary Harrigan 2, Alex Barnes 2, Jack Randall
5 - 2
River Plate
Bromley and South London Football League
Division 2
Russellers
2 - 1
Fourth XI
Eddie Figg

FIXTURES

Saturday 23rd February 2019

First XI v.
Margate Sports
Comp:
Bill Manklow Inter Regional Challenge Cup
Quarter-final
Kick off:
2:15pm
Referee:
Steven Martin
Assistants:
Marc Moore and Callum Moore
Reserves v.
No fixture
Third XI v.
No fixture
Fourth XI v.
Groundhoppers
Comp:
Bromley and South London Football League
Division 2
Kick off:
2:00pm
Referee:
Bobby Bernini

Sunday 24th February 2019

Sunday XI v.
Woolwich Arsenal
Comp:
OBDSFL
Premier Division
Kick off:
10:45am
Referee:
Mike Sullivan
Sunday Res. v.
Ex Blues Hurricanes
Comp:
OBDSFL
Division 2
Kick off:
10:30am
Referee:
Ray Perry
Vets v.
John Roan Vets
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
10:30am
Senior Vets v.
Santos Vets
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
10:30am
Referee:
Nick Kinnear

NEWS

Support the boys!

The First XI meet Margate Sports in the quarter-final of the Bill Manklow Inter Regional Challenge Cup this Saturday 23 February, kick-off 2:15pm.

We would love to see as many supporters as possible for this important game.

Got an injury or niggle?

Don't forget, we are subscribed to Jon W Sports Injury for all our sports injury needs.

Jon W Sports Injury is a leading sports injury clinic who work with many clubs in the area offering expert injury assessment, treatment and football-based rehabilitation programs for the effective recovery of all sports injuries.

Both therapists have worked and at professional and semi-professional football level. All Guild players receive £5 off every treatment session with them (making a 30-minute appointment just £18 or £20 dependent on location). More information can be seen on their website www.jonwsportsinjury.co.uk but please feel free to contact them to discuss any needs.

Jon W Sports Injury has clinics in The Warren, Hayes and Charterhouse Road, Orpington. They operate flexible working hours to allow for after school/work appointments. They can be contacted at jonwsportsinjury@hotmail.co.uk or on 07825 835305.

DOUBLED DONATIONS

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Sunday round-up

The Sunday XI exited the Kent Junior Sunday Cup at the quarter finals stage, losing 0-5 on a bad day at Ex Blues.

The Sunday Reserves were held 1-1 at Red Velvet in the league, Steve Townsend scoring for FOBG.

The Vets also drew for the first time this campaign, in a goalless stalemate at STC Sports Vets.

The Senior Vets won 4-2 at home to West Farleigh VetsJay Hardy scored a double, with Peter Harvey and Michael Hills (his first of the season) on the scoresheet.

Jazz at the Guild

Friday Night is Jazz Night!

We have high quality live jazz every Friday night at Farrow Fields. Click on the poster to see who's playing.

TRAINING

We regard training as essential; not just for fitness and player progression but for building team spirit, increasing tactical awareness and generally improving chances of on-pitch success.

During the season we have a club training session every Wednesday evening from 8pm-9pm at Bishop Justus School, Magpie Hall Lane, Bromley, Kent BR2 8HZ on a full size 3G pitch. Click HERE for a map.

Prospective new players are welcome to come along.

FA CHARTER STANDARD

FA Charter Standard Information FOBG has held FA Charter Standard Adult Club status for several years now. This is official recognition by the Football Association given to non-league clubs that have demonstrated that they are well run and sustainable. It also recognises the club's commitment to coaching, player and coach development, and the raising of standards of behaviour in the game.
The benefits of having Charter Standard status include:

  • Use of the FA Charter Standard Logo
  • Enhancement of funding applications and bids
  • Kit and equipment grants from the Football Foundation
  • Exclusive workshops
  • Starter pack, including posters, codes of conduct, certificates

This represents a major step forward in the development of Farnborough OBG FC and illustrates the ambitions of the club to develop further both on and off the field.

Many thanks to Malcolm Poynter for his hard work in achieving this recognition for the club.

More information regarding FA Charter Standard status.