News - August 2005

Greens win nine goal thriller

Hendon beat Wealdstone tonight in one of those games that will live long in the memory.

Two new faces

There were two new faces in tonights line up at Wealdstone.

Another early kick off

Our away game against Chelmsford City on Saturday 8th October will kick off at 1.

The only way is up

The Greens go into Wednesday evening's game at Wealdstone in the knowledge that the only way is up.

Sponsorship news

We wish to thank our main sponsors, UK Packaging and Adidas for their continued support this season.

150 club £600 winner

The winner of the August draw, winning £600 is number 132.

It's a century

Two players reached a century of first team appearances yesterday in the defeat to Hampton & Richmond Borough.

A message of thanks

On Tuesday evening a moving tribute was paid to our late Chairman Ivor Arbiter.

Under 18 league cup draw

The draw for the Middlesex County League Cup has been made, and the under 18s have been drawn at home to Southall Reserves.

Disappointing Greens lose again

Hendon put in a very disappointing performance this afternoon as they went down to their third defeat in a row losing 2-0 to Hampton & Richmond Borough.

FA Cup opponents known

We now know that we will be entertaining Biggleswade United in the first qualifying round of the FA Cup on Saturday 10th September.

Opening youth team fixtures

The opening fixtures for the Harrow Youth League have been released this week, and our newly formed under 15 side will open their campaign with two home games in Division Three.

Early kick off next week

Next Saturday's home fixture against Bromley will kick off at the earlier time of 1.

Tribute to Ivor Arbiter (1929-2005)

The following tribute was published in the matchday programme on 23rd August 2005.

Second defeat for Hendon

Hendon's tough start to the season continued this evening as they lost 2-1 to a very strong Fisher Athletic side at Claremont Road.

Trust off to encouraging start

The proposed Hendon FC Trust is off to an encouraging start, with dozens of people expressing interest in the idea, and with a number of people volunteering to help where possible to adminster any organisation.

Home campaign begins

The first team open their home campaign tomorrow evening looking to put the first points of the season on the board as they entertain Fisher Athletic.

Man of the Match problem

We have had some problems with the man of the match voting system due to system upgrades by FootballWebPages.

Westview Youth Cup draw

The draw for the Westview Youth Cup, which is being competed for by 32 Ryman League sides U18 teams, has been announced.

It won't be Haverhill

The FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round took place this afternoon, and in the tie that affects us, Biggleswade United beat Haverhill Rovers 6-0.

Greens suffer opening day defeat

Hendon lost their opening game of the season this afternoon going down 1-0 to Braintree Town.

All set for Braintree

Finally the beginning of the season is just hours away and a trip to Braintree Town awaits on Saturday afternoon.

Womens team launch website

Our womens team have launched their own website which can be found at www.

FA Trophy date change

Our FA Trophy first qualifying round tie at Fisher Athletic will now take place on Friday 14th October 2005, kicking off at 7.

Injury update

Gary Anderson has today updated the current injury situation at the club.

First team squad announced

The first team squad for the start of the new season was announced today by the club.

Reserves lose again

On Saturday afternoon, manager Mark Crawford's only comment, "We were terrible," summed up a 4-1 reverseal at Hounslow Borough.

Pre-season ends win a win

The first team pre-season build up finished today with a 3-0 victory at Chertsey Town.

Reserves lose at Harefield

The reserves lost 3-2 at Harefield United last night.

Reserve fixtures released

The reserve fixtures have been released and they will start in the Capital League Cup with a trip to Thurrock in a Preliminary Round tie.

Under 18 fixtures released

The under 18s have had their first two league fixtures announced.

Greens slip up at Kingsbury

Hendon fielded a weakened line up against Kingsbury this evening in their penultimate friendly and slipped to a 1-0 defeat.

Middlesex Senior Cup draw

The draw for this seasons Middlesex Senior Cup has been made, and the Greens have been given a bye into the second round where they will play at home to either Wealdstone or current holders Yeading.

Westview Rail sponsor league cup

The Ryman Football League have announced that Westview Rail Ltd.

John Frendo to stay

The club are pleased to confirm that following a meeting with the first team management this evening, John Frendo has agreed to stay with the club and is looking forward to being a part of the squad for the forthcoming season.

First team in goalless draw

The first team were in friendly action again this afternoon and came away from Chesham with a 0-0 draw.

Reserves lose at Wimbledon

The reserves made the trip to play AFC Wimbledon this morning and went down to a 2-1 defeat, although the performance was much more promising than in previous games.

150 club update

The draws for May, June and July were made on Tuesday evening.

Dons beat Enfield Town

The first team returned to winning ways with a 2-1 win at Enfield Town.

Reserve team update

The reserves were in action again last night as they beat Ealing 1-0 with Apacha Ayala scoring the goal.

No under 16's this season

It is with much regret that the club announce that there will not be an under 16 side playing at the club this season.

Yeading outclass Greens

Hendon were outclassed by Ryman League champions Yeading this evening as they went down to a 3-0 defeat.

Hendon mentioned on FA website

Our recent anniversary game against Bishop Auckland has received a mention on the FA website by their resident groundhopper David Barber who is fast approaching having watched 5000 games.