Posts Tagged "Whitehawk"

The Twohundredpercent Play-Off Jamboree: Whitehawk 1-1 Leatherhead (3-4 On Penalties)

By on May 3, 2011 in Latest, Non-League | 1 comment

For men of a certain age, the name of Leatherhead FC makes the eyes mist over and the memories come flooding back. The Tanners were in Division One of the Isthmian League (which was renamed the Premier Division in 1977, following reorganisation) when they beat Colchester United and Brighton & Hove Albion on the way to the Fourth Round of the FA Cup in 1975,...

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Match Of The Week: Whitehawk 5-0 Whyteleafe

By on Mar 6, 2011 in Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

At the Withdean Stadium this afternoon, all the fun of the fair was on display, with two goals in the last few minutes and a win that keep Brighton & Hove Albion at the top of League One. This success is well deserved, but there is a knock-on effect of sorts going on just up the road at Whitehawk. Promoted from the Sussex County League at the end of last season,...

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Match Of The Week 1: Whitehawk 1-1 Marske United

Match Of The Week 1: Whitehawk 1-1 Marske United

By on Feb 7, 2010 in English League Football, Latest, Non-League | 3 comments

Ah, the romance of the FA Vase. It’s the last sixteen of the competition and somewhere along the line Wembley fever has gripped a small corner of Brighton and a small corner of Cleveland. When we get to East Brighton Park, which sits – unsurprisingly, on the easternmost perimeter of Brighton, overlooked by the South Downs, there are two coaches parked...

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Match Of The Week: Whitehawk 3-2 Fareham Town

By on Nov 15, 2009 in English League Football, Latest, Non-League | 1 comment

It requires some planning, quite a lot of peering of timetables and unintelligible weather forecasts, but we decided to go in the end. The bus chunters up through Kemptown and Hanover, eventually depositing us in the centre of Whitehawk, which feels like the very top of the world. The wind is gusting at sixty to seventy miles per hour and as we walk down to The...

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