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Stefan Payne netted a hat-trick for Hornchurch in their win at Leiston last season and was also on target in the return at Bridge Avenue (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Hornchurch look for lift at Leiston

McFarlane hoping history repeats itself

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Ryan Imbert scores Romford's first goal of the new season against Burnham (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Romford boss hails in-form Imbert

Martin pleased with striker’s progress

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Hornchurch manager Jimmy McFarlane (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Hornchurch defeat ‘hard to take’

McFarlane rues latest loss at Kingstonian

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Romford boss Paul Martin. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Romford boss remains positive

Martin reflects on latest defeat

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Hornchurch boss Jimmy McFarlane. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Ks leave Hornchurch empty-handed

Ryman Premier: Kingstonian 1 Hornchurch 0

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Romford manager Paul Martin. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Romford squad tested to limit at Waltham Abbey

For the second weekend in succession Romford boss Paul Martin will be up against it squadwise as they head to unbeaten Waltham Abbey tomorrow.

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Frankie Curley in action for Hornchurchin pre-season against Thurrock. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Big boost for Hornchurch ahead of Kingstonian test

Hornchurch will be boosted by the return of midfielder Frankie Curley and striker George Purcell for their trip to Kingstonian tomorrow.

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Martin Tuohy netted in Hornchurch's 2-2 draw  at Lewes. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Hornchurch boss McFarlane happy with Lewes point

Hornchurch manager Jimmy McFarlane was relieved his side are up and running in the Ryman Premier despite letting a 2-0 lead slip at Lewes last night.

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Hornchurch boss Jimmy McFarlane. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Hornchurch denied by late Lewes comeback

Ryman Premier: Lewes 2 AFC Hornchurch 2

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AFC Hornchurch manager Jimmy McFarlane. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Hornchurch boss wants better

McFarlane seeking response at Lewes

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Tom Richardson was on target for Romford at Harlow (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Read double downs Romford

Ryman Div 1N: Harlow 3 Romford 1

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It all gets a bit heated during Barkingside's 1-0 win over Maldon & Tiptree last night. Pic: Alexander Mandelstam,

Oxby ‘gamble’ pays off for Barkingside boss Frew

Barkingside boss Matt Frew was pleased his gamble paid off as Side registered their first Ryman One North points of the season with a 1-0 win over Maldon & Tiptree last night.

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Ryan Imbert (left) and his Romford team-mates celebrate scoring the second goal in their 4-0 win over Burnham Ramblers on Saturday. Pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO

Completely different test awaits Romford at Harlow, says boss Martin

Romford manager Paul Martin admits tonight’s match against Harlow Town will provide his side with a completely different kind of test compared to Burnham Ramblers, who they beat comfortably last weekend.

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Romford manager Paul Martin. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Romford not spared ‘rollicking’ despite big opening-day win

Romford couldn’t have started the 2014/15 campaign with a better opening half of football against Burnham Ramblers on Saturday in the Ryman One North but it failed to stop manager Paul Martin giving his side a rollicking at full time.

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Paul Clayton in action for Romford against Burnham Ramblers (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Spot-on Clayton rallies Romford

Club stalwart ready for next test

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Jack Barry in action for Romford against Burnham Ramblers (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Barry hails Boro’s brilliant start

Romford captain reflects on beating Ramblers

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Ryan Imbert scores the first goal for Romford against Burnham Ramblers (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Romford enjoy first-day romp

Ryman Div 1N: Romford 4 Burnham 0

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Jack Barry in action for Romford in pre-season against Saffron Walden Town (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Romford ready for Ryman return

Captain Barry excited by new challenge

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The new non-league season is underway (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Bragging rights for Redbridge

Friendly: Redbridge 2 Hornchurch 0

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Hornchurch's Junior Dadson missed in a penalty shoot-out defeat at Folkestone (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Hornchurch pay the penalty

Friendly: Folkestone Invicta 2 Hornchurch 2 (4-3 pens)

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Frankie Curley scored for Hornchurch in their 2-1 pre-season win at Hemel Hempstead Town. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Hornchurch and Romford win but Seymour sees red

Pre-season friendlies: Hemel Hempstead Town 1 Hornchurch 2; Romford 2 Hoddesdon Town 0

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Hornchurch manager Jim McFarlane (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Hornchurch up for tough Hemel trip

McFarlane praise for Conference South outfit

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Hornchurch manager Jim McFarlane shares a few words with Thurrock rival Mark Stimson during their pre-season friendly (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Hornchurch fitness pleases boss

McFarlane delighted with win at Thurrock

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Romford boss Paul Martin. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Romford boss Martin starting to ‘panic’

Romford manager Paul Martin admits he is beginning to panic about his side ahead of the new Ryman One North season on August 9.

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Barking's new signing George Shelvey. Pic: Terry Gilbert

Barking boss O’Shea hopes his side are at the races against Lingfield

Barking travel to face Sussex County League Division One side Lingfield today and manager Mick O’Shea is looking forward to the match and the whole trip with his new-look squad.

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George Purcell is set to return to action for Hornchurch tomorrow at Thurrock. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Hornchurch boss McFarlane in positive mood

Hornchurch manager Jimmy McFarlane believes the early signs are positive with little over two weeks before the start of the Urchins’ Ryman Premier campaign.

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Steve Willis gets a shot in during Saturday's 1-1 draw with Tilbury. Pic: Terry Gilbert

Barking lose out against Maldon & Tiptree

Pre-season friendly: Barking 0 Maldon & Tiptree 4

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Tom Richardson scores the first goal for Romford against Saffron Walden Town last Saturday. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Striker on the agenda for Romford boss Martin

Romford manager Paul Martin has a striker in mind to complete his 20-man squad for the new Ryman One North season, despite netting eight goals in pre-season so far.

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Former AFC Hornchurch players Joe Woolley (L) and Reiss Noel. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Ex-Hornchurch pair reveal match-fixing details

More details regarding the two former Hornchurch footballers Reiss Noel and Joe Woolley banned for match fixing in Australia have been heard in court recently.

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Paul Clayton in action for Romford  during their 4-1 win over Saffron Walden on Saturday. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Pre-season wins for Hornchurch and Romford

Whitstable Town 1 Hornchurch 2; Romford 4 Saffron Walden Town 1

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Barking's Steve Willis on the ball during Saturday's 1-1 draw with Tilbury. Pic: Terry Gilbert

Barking boss O’Shea happy as Blues share Peter Webster Trophy

For the second consecutive season Barking and Ryman One North outfit Tilbury shared the Peter Webster Trophy at the weekend as the two teams couldn’t be separated at Mayesbrook Park.

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West Ham’s Cole on that lone striker role

Hammers striker Carlton Cole is hoping for more chances after the disappointment of Tottenham defeat

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Greece's Kostas Manolas (left) in action against Costa Rica at the World Cup (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Wenger gives Arsenal transfer update as £8m defender linked

Arsene Wenger has denied that Arsenal are close to signing anybody despite reports suggesting they have agreed an £8million deal for Greek defender Kostas Manolas.

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Daggers' Luke Howell  celebrates scoring the opening goal at Hartlepool United. Pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO

The wait is over as Daggers win at Hartlepool United

League Two: Hartlepool United 0 Dagenham & Redbridge 2

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Orient boss Russell Slade (pic: Simon O'Connor)

Orient draw positives in stalemate

League One: Bristol City 0 Leyton Orient 0

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Stefan Payne netted a hat-trick for Hornchurch in their win at Leiston last season and was also on target in the return at Bridge Avenue (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Hornchurch look for lift at Leiston

McFarlane hoping history repeats itself

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