News - September 2009

Tickets for St Etienne gig available

The supporters trust are delighted to announce that they have secured a very limited number of tickets for the forthcoming St Etienne gig taking place on Monday 12th October.

Peter Raymond

We are saddened to learn of the recent death of former club chairman Peter Raymond, who passed away on the 18th September aged 93.

September Snowball Draw

The September Snowball draw was made at half-time on Saturday afternoon and the winner of the first prize was ball number 169 who wins £235.

Rearranged Redbridge game is off

The rearranged Redbridge game on 8th October has been postponed, and reverts to its original date of Saturday 3rd December.

We're home again in the FA Cup

The draw for the third qualifying round of the FA Cup has just been released, and we have been given a home tie against Ashford Town (Middx).

Under-21s back to winning ways

Hendon Under-21s reached the next round of the Middlesex County League Senior Cup with a narrow but deserved victory over London United Football Academy at Chase Lodge on Saturday afternoon.

Under-16s let it slip

The Under-16s lost their opening Harrow Youth League Division Three encounter at Copthall Playing Fields on Sunday morning, conceding the final goal in the last couple of minutes as they chased an equaliser.

Harry is Hendon's hero

Harry Hunt was Hendon's hero this afternoon as he netted a stoppage time penalty to secure progression to the 3rd qualifying round of the FA Cup.

Back on the FA Cup trail

We return to the FA Cup trail on Saturday afternoon when we entertain in-form Kingstonian at Vale Farm.

Hastings coach details confirmed

Graham Etchell has this morning confirmed that the coach to Hastings on 3rd October will depart from Claremont Road at 10.

Hendon throw it away

Hendon threw away three points yesterday evening by donating Margate two soft goals having earlier taken the lead courtesy of superb strike from Glenn Garner on the hour mark.

Sam Berry released

Gary McCann announced last night that Sam Berry has been released by the club as he had become surplus to requirements.

Book your seat on the Hastings coach

The club are running a coach to Hastings, and as with the past couple of years, spare seats are available for supporters.

Under-16s make brave County Cup exit

Hendon Under-16s opened their season with a Middlesex County FA Youth Cup tie at Hayes & Yeading, who play two divisions above the young Greens and were fancied to win by a hatful.

Under-21s pay the penalty

Hendon Under-21s slipped to a narrow defeat against an excellent Springfield team in their league encounter at Chase Lodge on Saturday afternoon.

Margate are our next visitors

The games are coming thick and fast this week, and our next visitors to Vale Farm are Margate who come to town tomorrow evening for a 7.

August Snowball Draw results

The winner of the £244.

Greens rise to seventh

Hendon moved up to seventh place in the Isthmian League this afternoon, behind local rivals Wealdstone on goal difference, thanks to a 2-0 win over Cray Wanderers at Vale Farm.

It's the start of a busy week

The Greens start a busy week of three home games in seven days on Sunday afternoon when they entertain Cray Wanderers in the first ever Isthmian League meeting between the two clubs.

Volunteers needed urgently

Unfortunately, due to reasons of illness and unavailability, we are very thin on the ground for matchday staff for Sunday's game against Cray Wanderers, and also possibly for Tuesday's game against Margate.

Looking for a game on Saturday?

If you're looking for a game to watch on Saturday afternoon, we'd like to make a couple of recommendations.

Hendon fan to appear on Countdown

Back in February 2000, supporters will remember David Ballheimer appearing on the popular Channel 4 programme, Countdown, on which he was very successful.

Under 21s win in style

Hendon Under-21s were able to put out a much stronger team for their second league fixture on Saturday afternoon.

FA Cup draw

The draw for the second qualifying round of the FA Cup was released a few minutes ago, and our reward for beating Marlow on Saturday is a home tie against Kingstonian.

Dons progress at expense of Marlow

Hendon progressed to the second qualifying round of the FA Cup at the expense of Marlow.

O'Donnell joins the squad

Ahead of today's FA Cup tie, Gary McCann announced the signing of Patrick O'Donnell.

FA Cup campaign starts tomorrow

We start our FA Cup campaign tomorrow afternoon with a trip to our old friends at Marlow, a ground we haven't visited in just over 10 years.

Marc Leach departs

Gary McCann has announced this evening that the club have mutually parted company with Marc Leach.

Cray match pushed back

Our match with Cray Wanderers, previously scheduled to be on September 19th, will now kick off the following day instead, at 1pm on Sunday 20th September.

Downtime today

We would like to apologise for the downtime on Greensnet today.

Would you like to sponsor a matchball?

We still have 10 matchball sponsorships available for the current seasons, plus any additional home cup ties that we may have.

Under 21s open with defeat

Hendon Under-21's season-opener at Sporting Hackney went ahead with the Greens having the bare 11 players, none of whom were recognised goalkeepers and, in the circumstances, put up a fine show despite going down 3-1.

Hendon outclassed by Darts

Hendon were outclassed this afternoon by an experienced Dartford side who were much stronger through the spine of the team.

Brian Haule moves on

Gary McCann has announced this morning that we have released Brian Haule, and he is expected to sign for Ashford Town (Middlesex).

League leaders up next

Gary McCann and the players will be looking to upset the early league leaders tomorrow afternoon when we travel to Dartford.

U18s disbanded and changes with U21s

It is with regret that we have to announce that we have had to disband our under 18 side for the forthcoming season.

Appearance milestones reached

We have had two of our players reach appearance milestones since the beginning of the season.