Posts Tagged "Dagenham & Redbridge"

Match Of The Midweek: Dagenham & Redbridge 0-1 Brighton & Hove Albion

By on Mar 29, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

So near, yet so far. Brighton & Hove Albion travel to North-East London to play Dagenham & Redbridge in a league match for the first time this evening with the scent of promotion heavy in the air. That Gus Poyet’s team has been the stand-out team in League One this season is inarguable, but in recent weeks they have started to give the impression of...

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Match Of The Week: Morecambe 1-1 Dagenham & Redbridge

By on Sep 27, 2009 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

The former Football League clubs that currently ply their trade in the Blue Square Premier must occasionally wonder how it has come to this. The match at The Abbey Stadium this afternoon between Cambridge United and Luton Town is being played between a crowd of almost 5,000 people but this match, a division higher, is being watched by only just over a third of that...

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Up The Avenue

By on Nov 7, 2008 in Non-League | 2 comments

Of the smaller clubs that have had runs in the FA Cup over the years, some have had unhappy endings. Enfield, who became a national name in the 1970s and 1980s, have been the subject of a piece on here before, whilst Farnborough Town, who briefly scared the living daylights out of Arsenal as recently in 2003, folded and had to restart again. The spirit of both of...

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A Brave New World

By on Nov 4, 2008 in Non-League | 0 comments

Whilst noble in principle, the Abercrombie Report could hardly now be described as having been an unqualified success. The report, which advocated the mass decampment of a million and a half people from the overcrowded East End of London, led to the creation of such wonders of post-war architecture as Stevenage, Welwyn Garden City, Hatfield and Harlow. The...

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