Reading U23

Friday 18th September 2020, 1300 KO Reading FC U23 vs Fulham FC U23 My first foray into the Academy football system came with a photography request to cover Fulham U23s away at Reading on a glorious Friday afternoon in mid-September.  Thankfully, with plenty of time in the bank in my day job, I was able... Continue Reading →

Player Interviews – Ben Davis

Ben Davis – Fulham Name:  Ben Davis Club:  Fulham Position:  Midfielder Age:  19 Instagram:  @ben_james_davis What links the first ever Premier League scholar from Singapore, and the first Thai player to make a professional appearance in England?  It’s a pretty niche quiz question, with a fairly straightforward answer.  They’re the same person – nineteen-year old... Continue Reading →

Crystal Palace U23

Monday 2nd December October 2019, 1400 KO Crystal Palace U23 vs Middlesbrough U23 The build up One of the many, many beautiful things about not having to work when I’m home, means it opens up a previously inaccessible avenue of watching football – the working day U23 kick offs.  So it was, that at around... Continue Reading →

Newcastle United U23

Monday 27th October 2019, 1900 KO Newcastle United U23 vs Middlesbrough U23 The build up Being based in the south, and without either the inclination or the budget to travel that far to watch football, I rarely get to see matches in the north of the country, so when work takes me up that way,... Continue Reading →

West Ham United U23

Friday 9th August 2019, 1900 KO West Ham United FC U23 vs Fulham FC U23 My first match of the new season saw me back at a familiar ground for the Premier League 2 season opener.  With West Ham’s second string finishing 11th in the top flight last season they have now joined Fulham in... Continue Reading →

Fulham U23

Friday 22nd February 2019, 1400 KO Fulham FC U23 vs Reading FC U23 Sadly work commitments have put paid to any football watching in recent weeks, but after over a month with no football, I got back on the horse at Motspur Park, where Fulham’s second string faced off against Reading’s, in the Premier League... Continue Reading →

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