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Welcome to the website of Farnborough Old Boys Guild Football Club, founded in 1932 and affiliated to the Kent County FA.


We hope you enjoy your visit.

RESULTS

Sunday 17th November 2019

OBDSFL
Senior Division
Sunday XI
Portland
Kent Sunday Junior Cup
2nd round
FC Royal Sports & Social
Sunday Res.
Friendly
Vets
Bird in Hand Vets
Friendly
AFC Greenwich Super Vets
Senior Vets
U12 Colts
No fixture

Saturday 16th November 2019

Bill Manklow Inter Regional Challenge Cup
2nd round
Crockenhill
First XI
Barry Bundock West Kent Challenge Shield
Quarter-final
Reserves
Crayford Arrows
Bromley and South London Football League
Division 1
London Legends
Third XI
Bromley and South London Football League
Division 2
Fourth XI
South Dulwich

FIXTURES

Saturday 23rd November 2019

First XI v.
Fleetdown United
Comp:
Kent County League
Premier Division
Kick off:
2:00pm
Reserves v.
Welling Town Reserves
Comp:
Kent County League
Division 3 West
Kick off:
2:00pm
Third XI v.
Eltham Town
Comp:
Queen Mary Cup
2nd round
Kick off:
1:30pm
Fourth XI v.
Erith & Belvedere Reserves
Comp:
Bromley and South London Football League
Division 2
Kick off:
2:00pm

Sunday 24th November 2019

Sunday XI v.
Green Court
Comp:
President's Charity Cup
1st round
Kick off:
10:30am
Sunday Res. v.
Groundhoppers 95
Comp:
Jack Standen Cup
2nd round
Kick off:
10:30am
Vets v.
Farleigh Vets
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
10:30am
Senior Vets v.
Old Tamponians Super Vets
Comp:
Friendly
Kick off:
10:30am
U12 Colts v.
Eltham Town Blue
Comp:
Under 12 Selkent Cup One
1st round
Kick off:
tbc

NEWS

Academy cancelled Saturday

Saturday morning's Academy sessions have been cancelled due to the poor weather.

"The Guild" issue no. 2

The second edition of our brand new magazine has been published!  

32 packed pages (only the back cover has advertising) covering news of all nine Guild teams, player profiles, photos, behind the scenes, etc.

We intend to produce a few issues each season.

Available from team managers, behind the clubhouse bar, through social media or you can obtain your copy for £2 inc. p&p by emailing mailbox@fobgfc.org.

 

New Senior Vets co-managers

Current players Ian Coles and Colin Mant will take over from Mick O'Flynn and Patrice Mongelard as co-managers of the Senior Vets from this Sunday's match, following Mick's decision to step down due to ill health.  Patrice will continue with the side's administration duties.

Good luck to Ian and Colin, they take over a well-run and committed squad.

FOBG Academy

Our Saturday academy sessions are still open to all aspiring footballers!

Enrol or ask for more details by calling Luke Johnson on 07808 736521 or  emailing the club.  Download and/or print the flyer by clicking on it.

Our Social Media

As well as our website, we have an official presence on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter.  In addition, most of our nine teams have their own Twitter accounts.

Follow us on social media:
 
Facebook: fobgfc
 
Instagram: fobgfc
 
Twitter
@fobgfc (official, including First XI); 
 
@fobg_reserves (Saturday Reserves);
 
@fobg_thirds (Third XI);
 
@fc4ths (Fourth XI);
 
@fobg_sunday_1st (Sunday First XI);
 
@fcfobg (Sunday Reserves);
 
YouTube: FOBGFC Kent.
 
Website: www.fobgfc.org

Got an injury or niggle?

Don't forget, we are subscribed to Jon W Sports Injury for all our sports injury needs.

Jon W Sports Injury is a leading sports injury clinic who work with many clubs in the area offering expert injury assessment, treatment and football-based rehabilitation programs for the effective recovery of all sports injuries.

Both therapists have worked and at professional and semi-professional football level. All Guild players receive £5 off every treatment session with them (making a 30-minute appointment just £18 or £20 dependent on location). More information can be seen on their website www.jonwsportsinjury.co.uk but please feel free to contact them to discuss any needs.

Jon W Sports Injury has clinics in The Warren, Hayes and Charterhouse Road, Orpington. They operate flexible working hours to allow for after school/work appointments. They can be contacted at jonwsportsinjury@hotmail.co.uk or on 07825 835305.

Jazz at the Guild

Friday Night is Jazz Night!

We have high quality live jazz every Friday night at Farrow Fields. Click on the poster to see who's playing.

FA CHARTER STANDARD

FA Charter Standard Information FOBG has held FA Charter Standard Adult Club status for several years now. This is official recognition by the Football Association given to non-league clubs that have demonstrated that they are well run and sustainable. It also recognises the club's commitment to coaching, player and coach development, and the raising of standards of behaviour in the game.
The benefits of having Charter Standard status include:

  • Use of the FA Charter Standard Logo
  • Enhancement of funding applications and bids
  • Kit and equipment grants from the Football Foundation
  • Exclusive workshops
  • Starter pack, including posters, codes of conduct, certificates

This represents a major step forward in the development of Farnborough OBG FC and illustrates the ambitions of the club to develop further both on and off the field.

Many thanks to Malcolm Poynter for his hard work in achieving this recognition for the club.

More information regarding FA Charter Standard status.