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Croydon Arena football pitch savaged as ‘danger’ to players

The borough’s longest established non-league football club is threatening to withhold its hire fees from Croydon Council over the poor state of the pitch at Croydon Arena. Officials from opposition clubs who have played Croydon FC in the opening week … Continue reading

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Davies kicks off his Cup quest with home tie against Tunbridge

Croydon FC’s long road to Wembley will start next month with a tie against Tunbridge Wells, after the FA Cup draw was announced this week. Croydon, under new management, play their first pre-season friendly this afternoon against Chipstead, as the … Continue reading

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Youthful energy from Kinetic is driving Croydon upwards

MARCUS TYLER wraps up the local non-league football season, and reports on how significant re-organisation will affect local clubs Croydon FC have undergone a transitional, and transformational, year, as a new broom swept through the club in the guise of … Continue reading

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Croydon FC ready to kick off their 65th birthday party

NON-LEAGUE NEWS: Croydon FC is marking its 65th anniversary tomorrow with a reunion for all past players and officials at Croydon Arena, when the club hosts Cray Valley. The celebration includes Croydon Women’s FC who were once a force to … Continue reading

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Rams look like they’re the real Deal after latest league victory

GENE GERMAINERS rounds up the non-league football action for September, which has seen local sides thriving Two away wins in four days have propelled Croydon FC to fourth place in the Southern Counties East League Premier Division, just in time … Continue reading

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Kinetic energy is driving non-league side towards FA Cup

Football’s back. For Croydon’s non-League football, that means it’s already time to dream of Wembley, even before last season’s FA Cup finalists have kicked off there again in this season’s Charity Shield. Both Croydon’s clubs face tough FA Cup away … Continue reading

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Croydon score three in injury time in nine-goal derby thriller

Extraordinary scenes at the Mayfield Stadium this week. Well, probably, as the latest derby in the Southern Counties East Premier Division between Croydon Athletic and Croydon FC served up a six-goal thriller in 90 minutes – and then another three … Continue reading

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