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 24th March 2019

OBDSFL
Premier Division
AFC Groundhoppers
Sunday XI
OBDSFL
Division 2
Sunday Res.
Beckenham Manor
Friendly
Vets
Farleigh Vets
Friendly
Catford Wanderers Vets
Senior Vets

Saturday 23rd March 2019

Kent County League
Premier Division
Metrogas
1 - 2
First XI
Steve McQueen, George Perfitt
Kent County League
Division 3 West
Reserves
Matt Edmonton, Luke Blackwell
2 - 2
Bridon Ropes Reserves
Bromley and South London Football League
Division 1
Beckenham
2 - 3
Third XI
Alex Barnes 2, Nick Stannard
Fourth XI
No fixture

FIXTURES

Saturday 30th March 2019

First XI v.
Chipstead
Comp:
Bill Manklow Inter Regional Challenge Cup
Semi-final
Kick off:
2:15pm
Referee:
Tom McCourt
Assistants:
Tony Woods and Tom Burman
Reserves v.
Greenways Aces
Comp:
Kent County League
Division 3 West
Kick off:
2:45pm
Referee:
Daniel Meek
Third XI v.
No fixture
Fourth XI v.
Crofton Albion
Comp:
Bromley and South London Football League
Division 2
Kick off:
2:30pm

Sunday 31st March 2019

Sunday XI v.
Metrogas
Comp:
OBDSFL
Premier Division
Kick off:
10:30am
Sunday Res. v.
AFC Croydon Town
Comp:
OBDSFL
Division 2
Kick off:
10:45am
Vets v.
Bird in Hand Vets
Away at:
To be advised
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
10:30am
Senior Vets v.
Baltic Vets
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
10:30am

NEWS

Saturday round-up - 3 more points for the Firsts

The First XI won 2-1 away to Metrogas, goals from Steve McQueen and George Perfitt going a long way to securing safety for Luke Johnson's side.

The Reserves drew 2-2 at home to Bridon Ropes Reserves, Matt Edmonton and Luke Blackwell on target.

The Third XI ended their campaign on a good note with a 3-2 away win at Beckenham. Alex Barnes scored twice with Nick Stannard also finding the net.

The Fourth XI had no scheduled fixture.

We have a new gallery page! First XI vs Margate Sports photos are up!

Check out a whopping 108 pics from the 1st XI's quarter final, and 5 older galleries, in our new gallery page.

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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.