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 15th October 2017

Kent Junior Sunday Cup
1st round
Lessa Albion
3 - 2
Sunday XI
Sam Painter, George Perfitt
Kent Junior Sunday Trophy
2nd round
Sunday Res.
Dave Martin 3, Lee Friend 3, Anthony Maher, Kevin Lott, Lee Gibbs
9 - 0
FC Brockford
Friendly
Old Colfeians Vets
1 - 7
Vets
Alan Fines 2 (1 pen.), Rob Mullen 2, Damien Preston, Jez Mooney, Dean Murphy (pen.)
Friendly
Senior Vets
Jay Hardy 2, Waine Hetherington
3 - 2
Inter The Valley Vets

Saturday 14th October 2017

Kent County League
Premier Division
First XI
Lamar Myers, Nana Mensah
2 - 4
New Romney
Kent County League
Division 3 West
Peckham Town Reserves
4 - 1
Reserves
Matt Edmonton
Sevenoaks Cup
1st round
Third XI
Gary Harrigan 2, Stefan Jones 2, Grant Kelsey, Ben Clark
6 - 1
Kemsing United Res.
Bromley and South London Football League
Division 1
River Plate
4 - 2
Fourth XI
Jamie Spiteri 2 (1 pen.)

FIXTURES

Saturday 21st October 2017

First XI v.
St Peter's
Comp:
Kent Intermediate Challenge Shield
2nd round
Kick off:
2:15pm
Meet:
1:00pm
Referee:
Daniel Roberts
Assistants:
Christopher Clarke and Selim Hayon
Reserves v.
No fixture
Third XI v.
Frazier
Comp:
Bromley and South London Football League
Division 2
Kick off:
2:30pm
Meet:
1:00pm
Referee:
John Bradbury
Assistants:
Fourth XI v.
Crofton Albion
Comp:
Bromley and South London Football League
Division 1
Kick off:
2:30pm
Meet:
1:30pm
Referee:
Jim Oakes
Assistants:

Sunday 22nd October 2017

Sunday XI v.
Eden Park Rangers Res.
Comp:
Jack Standen Cup
2nd round
Kick off:
10:30am
Meet:
9:00am
Referee:
Rob Williams
Assistants:
Sunday Res. v.
Chislehurst
Comp:
OBDSFL
Division 3
Kick off:
10:30am
Meet:
9:00am
Referee:
Matthew King
Assistants:
Vets v.
Sanatogen Vets
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
10:30am
Meet:
9:00am
Referee:
Assistants:
Senior Vets v.
CUACO Vets
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
10:30am
Meet:
9:00am
Referee:
Assistants:

NEWS

Channel Islanders visit Farrow Fields

The First XI welcome visitors from Jersey in the Kent Reliance Intermediate Challenge Shield second round this Saturday 21st October, kick off 2.15pm.

St Peter's are guest participants in the competition, and won 1-0 at Otford United in the first round.

We would love to see as many supporters as possible at the game.

Sadly there cannot be a replay!

Sunday round-up

It was Kent Cup day on Sunday with mixed results for the Guild.

The Sunday XI went down 3-2 away to Lessa Albion, their goals coming from Sam Painter and George Perfitt.  

The Sunday Reserves romped home 9-0 at Farrow Fields to FC BrockfordLee Friend completed a hat-trick of hat-tricks, scoring his third in successive games. Dave Martin also scored 3, with singles from Ant Maher, Kev Lott and Lee Gibbs.

The Vets completed the double over Old Colfeians Vets with a 7-1 away win.  Alan Fines and Rob Mullen scored twice each, with Damien Preston, Jez Mooney and Dean Murphy also getting on to the scoresheet.

The Senior Vets won 3-2 at home to Inter the Valley Vets, with Jay Hardy scoring his first two goals for his new team, and Waine Hetherington opening his account for the season.

Saturday round-up

Goals galore on Saturday, unfortunately most were in the Guild's nets!

The First XI's good run was halted at Farrow Fields by New Romney in a league match.  The visitors won 4-2 despite goals from Nana Mensah and Lamar Myers.

The Reserves lost 4-1 at Peckham Town Reserves in the league.  Matt Edmonton got the goal for James Pyne's side.

The Third XI began their Sevenoaks Cup campaign with a 6-1 home win against Kemsing United ReservesGary Harrigan and Stefan Jones scored twice each, with Grant Kelsey and Ben Clark notching their first goals of the season.

The Fourth XI lost 4-2 away to River Plate in a league match.  Jamie Spiteri scored both goals for FOBG.

Annual subs now due!

All players should have paid their annual subscriptions by the end of September.

Pay your team manager by cash or cheque payable to Farnborough OBG FC.

You can also pay safely via PayPal or credit card here...

http://www.fobgfc.org/?page=payments

We also have a brand new payment facility, called PayPal.Me, whereby you can pay directly at a link set up for FOBG:

https://www.paypal.me/fobg

Jon W Sports Injury

We are pleased to announce that we are now 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.

We look forward to working with them this season and keeping our players as free from injury as possible.

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.

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.

NEWS

Channel Islanders visit Farrow Fields

The First XI welcome visitors from Jersey in the Kent Reliance Intermediate Challenge Shield second round this Saturday 21st October, kick off 2.15pm.

St Peter's are guest participants in the competition, and won 1-0 at Otford United in the first round.

We would love to see as many supporters as possible at the game.

Sadly there cannot be a replay!

Sunday round-up

It was Kent Cup day on Sunday with mixed results for the Guild.

The Sunday XI went down 3-2 away to Lessa Albion, their goals coming from Sam Painter and George Perfitt.  

The Sunday Reserves romped home 9-0 at Farrow Fields to FC BrockfordLee Friend completed a hat-trick of hat-tricks, scoring his third in successive games. Dave Martin also scored 3, with singles from Ant Maher, Kev Lott and Lee Gibbs.

The Vets completed the double over Old Colfeians Vets with a 7-1 away win.  Alan Fines and Rob Mullen scored twice each, with Damien Preston, Jez Mooney and Dean Murphy also getting on to the scoresheet.

The Senior Vets won 3-2 at home to Inter the Valley Vets, with Jay Hardy scoring his first two goals for his new team, and Waine Hetherington opening his account for the season.

Saturday round-up

Goals galore on Saturday, unfortunately most were in the Guild's nets!

The First XI's good run was halted at Farrow Fields by New Romney in a league match.  The visitors won 4-2 despite goals from Nana Mensah and Lamar Myers.

The Reserves lost 4-1 at Peckham Town Reserves in the league.  Matt Edmonton got the goal for James Pyne's side.

The Third XI began their Sevenoaks Cup campaign with a 6-1 home win against Kemsing United ReservesGary Harrigan and Stefan Jones scored twice each, with Grant Kelsey and Ben Clark notching their first goals of the season.

The Fourth XI lost 4-2 away to River Plate in a league match.  Jamie Spiteri scored both goals for FOBG.

Annual subs now due!

All players should have paid their annual subscriptions by the end of September.

Pay your team manager by cash or cheque payable to Farnborough OBG FC.

You can also pay safely via PayPal or credit card here...

http://www.fobgfc.org/?page=payments

We also have a brand new payment facility, called PayPal.Me, whereby you can pay directly at a link set up for FOBG:

https://www.paypal.me/fobg

Jon W Sports Injury

We are pleased to announce that we are now 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.

We look forward to working with them this season and keeping our players as free from injury as possible.

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.

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.