News - January 2003

Two new signings

Dave Anderson has made two new signings this evening.

Box offer extended

Wakefield & Emley are extending their offer on the tickets for the boxes mentioned earlier this week until tomorrow morning as they are aware that many supporters won't decide whether to travel until then.

Wakefield update

It has been confirmed this afternoon by Wakefield & Emley that everything is currently fine for tomorrows game.

Wakefield & Emley game is on

Tomorrow afternoon the first team continue their FA Trophy campaign with a trip to Yorkshire to play Wakefield & Emley.

Wealdstone date confirmed

It has been confirmed this morning that we will travel to Wealdstone in the Middlesex Senior Cup on Tuesday, 18th February, kick off 7.

Hampton in semis

If we beat Wealdstone in the forthcoming Middlesex Senior Cup tie, we will then face Hampton & Richmond Borough in the semi finals.

Dons earn trip up north

Hendon secured a trip up to Unibond League side Wakefield and Emley on Saturday afternoon, with a 2-1 victory over Essex side Heybridge Swifts.

Special offer on Saturday

Wakefield & Emley are offering supporters third floor private boxes at their stadium on Saturday at a cost of £80 or a maxiumum of 10 people.

FA Trophy replay tonight

Tonight sees Heybridge Swifts make the trip to Claremont Road for the delayed FA Trophy Third Round replay that was postponed last week.

Reserves out of cup

The reserves hopes of reaching the Middlesex Premier Cup final for the second year in a row came to an end last night as they lost their semi-final 3-1 at Hayes.

Wealdstone game still unconfirmed

We are still waiting for confirmation of when we will travel to Wealdstone in the Middlesex Senior Cup.

Reserve and youth update

The reserve teams' unbeaten run came to an end on Saturday afternoon as they lost 1-0 at Thame United.

Former non-league international signs

Former non-league international Lee Endersby signed for the club on Saturday morning in time to make a startling debut against Hampton & Richmond Borough.

Greens beaver away

Hendon salvaged a point from a poor first half performance, which had seen bottom of the table Hampton & Richmond Borough 2-0 up into the break.

Weekend preview

Tomorrow afternoon the first team entertain Hampton & Richmond Borough in a league match at Claremont Road.

More fixture changes

We have had some more fixture changes announced today.

Grays game rearranged

Our away fixture at Grays Athletic has now been fixed for Tuesday, 25th March with a 7.

Bryco Cup Quarter Final draw

The quarter final draw for the Bryco Cup was made today and should we beat Wingate & Finchley we have been given a home tie against the winners of the game between Kingstonian and Aveley.

Heybridge game postponed

Tonight's FA Trophy replay against Heybridge Swifts has been postponed.

Afternoon inspection

There will be an inspection at around 2.

FA Trophy replay tonight

Tonight sees the replay of last weeks FA Trophy tie against Heybridge Swifts, which ended in a goalless draw at Scraley Road.

Heybridge kick off is 7.30pm

Contrary to what you may see on teletext or in any newspapers, the FA Trophy replay against Heybridge Swifts will be kicking off at 7.

Reserves postponed

The Reserves county cup match at Hayes this evening has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.

Randall out

Striker Martin Randall is expected to be out for a few weeks as he is due to undergo groin surgery in the next few days.

Staiano returns

Midfielder Noel Staiano has returned to the club after a short spell at Heybridge Swifts and was an unused substitute on Saturday at Ford United.

Reserves unbeaten in five

The reserves extended their unbeaten run to five games with a 2-1 win over Corinthian Casuals in the league on Saturday afternoon, Greg Price scoring both goals after going a goal behind.

Hendon motor on

Hendon beat an on form Ford United - at their Barkingside ground, rising to fourth in the league in the process.

Return to league action tomorrow

Tomorrow afternoon Hendon play their first league game for four weeks as they travel to Ford United.

Confirmation of Heybridge and Wingate

It has been confirmed this morning that our FA Trophy replay against Heybridge Swifts next Tuesday will kick off at 7.

Stalemate at Heybridge

Tonights FA Trophy tie at Heybridge Swifts ended goalless as both sides showed signs of rustiness following their weather enforced layoffs.

Heybridge is on

It looks very likely that the enforced three and a half week winter break that we have endured is coming to an end.

Youth games frozen off

There was no football action at all this weekend involving any side from Hendon, as all three youth games scheduled were frozen off on Sunday morning.

Wingate game rearranged

Our Bryco Cup Fourth Round game against Wingate & Finchley has been rearranged for Tuesday, 21st January as long as we don't require a replay against Heybridge.

Hendon win safe hands award

It has been announced that Hendon have won the Safe Hands award for December for the best defensive record in league games in the Premier Division.

Long trip awaits if Heybridge defeated

The draw for the Fourth Round of the FA Trophy has been made this morning, and should we defeat Heybridge Swifts we will travel to Unibond League side Wakefield & Emley on Saturday, 1st February.

Reserves off as well

Unfortunately Claremont Road hasn't recovered from all the recent frosts sufficiently to allow today's reserve fixture against Sutton United to go ahead.

Heybridge postponed

This afternoon's game at Heybridge Swifts has been postponed following a morning inspection as their pitch has not recovered from the recent freezing weather.

Morning inspection

Heybridge Swifts have arranged for an inspection at about 11.

Prospects for Heybridge

The prospects for tomorrow's game appear to be in the balance, and dependent on how well the Scraley Road pitch thaws out after the recent frost and snow.

FA turn down Conference restructuring

The club today received a circular from the Ryman League stating that the FA met on Tuesday to consider the proposed restructure by the Conference for next season.

New date for Kingstonian

Our postponed game at Kingstonian, which was called off on New Years Day has been rearranged for Tuesday 11th March, kicking off at 7.

FA Trophy tomorrow

Tomorrow afternoon Hendon make a return trip to Scraley Road to take on Heybridge Swifts in the 3rd round of the FA Trophy.

Warren becomes a father

It was good news for Warren Kelly last night after his wife Tracy gave birth to a son.

Stortford postponed for a third time

Our away fixture at Bishop's Stortford on 21st January has been postponed for a third time as they have cup commitments that evening.

Aldershot game postponed

This evening's game against Aldershot has been postponed after a second inspection due to a frozen pitch.

Second inspection this afternoon

Following the lunchtime inspection, there will be a second inspection at around 2.

Bad news for Mark Cooper

Hospitals have played quite a big part in Hendon's Christmas again this year.

New date for St Albans

The game against St Albans City that was postponed on Boxing Day has been rearranged for Tuesday, 25th February kick off at 7.

Lunchtime inspection

Following the heavy frost last night there will be a pitch inspection at around 1.

Pitch fine for Aldershot

The good news for tomorrow is that the pitch is currently perfectly firm and playable and as there is no rain forecast the game is expected to go ahead.

Reserves pick up point

The only team in action this weekend were the reserves who travelled to Basingstoke Town and drew 1-1 courtesy of a goal from Ricci Crace.

Match postponed

Following a 12.

Midday inspection

The pitch inspection will take place at 12.

Prospects for tomorrow's game

The chances of tomorrow's game against Billericay going ahead are currently rated as 50/50.

Billericay visit tomorrow

Tomorrow afternoon, Hendon entertain Billericay Town at Claremont Road, kick-off 3.

Kingstonian game postponed

This afternoon's game at Kingstonian has unsurprisingly been postponed by the referee this morning following the heavy overnight rain that is decimating the new year football programme.