It’s been a disrupted start of the football season for me. I usually try to get along to three of the preseason friendlies to get an idea of how the squad is shaping up. 676 more words
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Brentwood Town end their pre-season campaign with a 1-1 draw at home to Ryman North side Harlow Town at the Brentwood Arena.
Ryan O’Rawe took the lead for the home side just before the break with a header. 426 more words
Brentwood Town make it two preseason victories out of three, with a 2-1 win over a youthful Southend United XI at the Brentwood Arena.
The visitors struck first early in the first half through Brandon Scott with a shot from inside the box. 454 more words
Three games into pre-season, and how are K’s shaping up? That’s a difficult question to answer. Pre-season in non-league is a reliably unreliable indicator of prospects for the season ahead: there are trialists playing the odd game and then disappearing; key players are on holiday; lads who play most of the games run off in August and September for an extra fiver a week; warm-up games are played at a laughably slow tempo, giving players the time on the ball they lack in the hustle and bustle of a league fixture. 618 more words