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

Wednesday 21st August 2019

Kent County League
Premier Division
First XI
Lee Friend
1 - 1
Fleetdown United
Reserves
No fixture

Sunday 18th August 2019

Friendly
Sunday XI
Tim Beckford 2
2 - 0
Craven Park
Friendly
Sunday Res.
Mason Horne 3, Lee Cross, Mason West, Michael Cole, Matt Ellis
7 - 5
Bickley
Vets
No fixture
Senior Vets

U12 Colts

Saturday 17th August 2019

Kent County League
Premier Division
Hawkinge Town
1 - 7
First XI
Lee Friend 5, Tom Beckingham, Paul Lee
Friendly
Gillingham Town
0 - 1
Reserves
Michael Cole
Friendly
Wickham Park Reserves
3 - 8
Third XI
Gary Smith 4, Jack Eddleston, Kieran McWilliam, George Osman, OG
Friendly
Latter Day Saints
0 - 2
Fourth XI
Terjiri Kode, George Osman

Thursday 15th August 2019

Friendly
Orpington
3 - 1
Third XI
George Osman

FIXTURES

Saturday 24th August 2019

First XI v.
K Sports Reserves
Comp:
Kent County League
Premier Division
Kick off:
2:45pm
Referee:
Tony Woods
Assistants:
Darren Kempson and Michael Cutting
Reserves v.
Erith & Belvedere Res.
Away at:
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
1:00pm
Third XI v.
GLFC
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
3:00pm
Referee:
Paul Parsons
Fourth XI v.
Danson Sports Reserves
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
2:00pm
Referee:
Rhys Briley

Sunday 25th August 2019

Sunday XI v.
Real Gima
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
10:30am
Referee:
Michael Creatura
Sunday Res. v.
No fixture
Vets v.
No fixture
Senior Vets v.
Orpington Vets
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
10:30am
Referee:
Paul Parsons
U12 Colts v.

Monday 26th August 2019

First XI v.
Otford United
Comp:
Kent County League
Premier Division
Kick off:
2:45pm
Referee:
Shaakir Uddin
Assistants:
Peter Worton and Steven Page

Wednesday 28th August 2019

Reserves v.
Welling Park Reserves
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
7:30pm
Referee:
Adam Clayton

NEWS

5-Star Friend Fires Firsts!

The First XI started their league campaign in scintillating style with a 7-1 win away to Hawkinge Town Lee Friend led the way with five goals, with Tom Beckingham and Paul Lee also contributing to the goals tally.  The result equals our biggest ever win in the Premier Division.

The Firsts play hosts to Fleetdown United on Wednesday evening.

Elsewhere our five other adult league sides all won their friendly matches.

Summer Soccer Academy a great success!

Our Summer Soccer Academy was attended by an average of 14 players per day despite some very dodgy weather conditions!

All got great enjoyment out of it, players and coaches alike!

The regular Saturday morning sessions will resume on 7 September.

September Kent County League fixtures released

The Andreas Carter Kent County League have issued their fixtures for August and September.

All fixtures are on the Guild's website, respective team pages.

Pre-season training

Our open pre-season training is continuing at Tugmutton Common this summer.  All players / prospective players are welcome.

Full details:

Tugmutton Common, Starts Hill Road, Orpington BR6 8HF.

Our Social Media

As well as our website, we have an official presence on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter.  In addition, most of our nine teams have their own Twitter accounts.

Follow us on social media:
 
Facebook: fobgfc
 
Instagram: fobgfc
 
Twitter
@fobgfc (official, including First XI); 
 
@fobg_reserves (Saturday Reserves);
 
@fobg_thirds (Third XI);
 
@fc4ths (Fourth XI);
 
@fobg_sunday_1st (Sunday First XI);
 
@fcfobg (Sunday Reserves);
 
YouTube: FOBGFC Kent.
 
Website: www.fobgfc.org

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.

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.