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Sunday 31 August 2003
club news
Reserves match switch

THE reserves match against Chertsey Town due to be played on Tuesday 02 September has been switched to Wednesday 03 September. The venue remains Hampton and Richmond's Beveree Stadiumwith the KO at 7.30pm.


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Friday 29 August 2003
club news
Rock the teabar

THE teabars will open at Kingsmeadow tomorrow selling burgers, hot dogs, bacon baguettes, cheese salad and egg mayo baguettes, chips, soft drinks, tea, coffee and a variety of chocolate and crisps.

Hot food will only available from the Kingston Road (West Bank) End and not at the Athletics Road End.

There will be no mobile catering.


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Friday 29 August 2003
club news
Eames signs keeper

GOALKEEPER Matt Martin has joined the Dons. The 26-year-old was a regular for Croydon in the Ryman Premier last season. He played 45 minutes for the reserves against Bracknell last week and has been added to tomorrow's squad. Manager Terry Eames said:

"Matt is a superb talker, with good distribution. He's an experienced keeper and he's here as back-up for Ray and to put some pressure on in that position."


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Friday 29 August 2003
club news
Squad announced

TERRY Eames has named the following squad of 17 for tomorrow game against North Greenford United tomorrow:

Ray Merry, Matt Martin, Steve Gibson, Sean Daly, Matt Everard, Jamie Angell, Darren Dobinson, Lee Sidwell, Andy Sullivan, Gavin Bolger, Noel Frankum, Seb Favata, Ryan Gray, Kevin Cooper, Joe Sheerin, Wade Falana, Ally Russell.

John Harris brought us this update from the treatment room. Danny Oakins is still out with an injured foot, Simon Bassey is expected to be out for another week with fat pad contusion (a bruised swollen ankle in layman's terms), Michael Rootes has deep bruising to his knee and will be out for a week, Paul Quinn's hamstring injury has still not fully healed and Keith Ward has damaged ankle ligaments. Ray Merry will have a late fitness test on the dead leg he suffered against Withdean tomorrow.

The match pitches two teams with 100 per cent records against each other. North Greenford United secretary and physio Barbara Bivens is looking forward to the game:

"We're hoping for another good day. We enjoyed both games against you last year and hope everyone enjoys them again this time."

The game at the Fans' Stadium, Kingsmeadow kicks off at 3pm, but don't forget there's an important meeting of the Dons Trust Legal & Constitutional Working Group at 10am, so come along and have your say.


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Thursday 28 August 2003
club news
Fixture change and drinks tonight

IT has been confirmed that the Dons home match against Frimley Green has been moved to Tuesday 9 September, still with a 7.45pm kick-off.

And don't forget the Meet the Players Evening tonight at Kingsmeadow. Come down from 8.30pm onwards to meet the new players or chat to your favourites from last year.


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Sunday 24 August 2003
club news
Withdean preview

TERRY Eames has made one change to his squad for the Bank Holiday Monday top-against-bottom clash against Withdean, with Wade Falana returning in place of the injured Matt Everard. The squad will be:

Merry, Gibson, Angell, Daly, Bassey, Sidwell, Bolger, Favata, Frankum, Sullivan, Gray, Bolger, Cooper, Sheerin, White, Falana.

The game kicks off at 12 noon at Worthing Stadium.

The Dons manager was confident his team would be able to avenge last season's defeats:

"We have a couple of injuries at the back with Danny Oakins and Matt Everard out, but it's not a crisis. Jamie and Angell and Sean Daly showed yesterday that they can play well there and Simon Bassey came in and looked solid at left-back. The key this year is having the players in the squad with the versatility that enables us to overcome situations like this.

"With 75 players dual-registered between Worthing and Withdean, we just don't know what kind of side we'll be playing. They may have lost their first three games but you can't read too much into that ? they'll really want to beat us to prove a point."


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Sunday 24 August 2003
club news
Terry Eames steps down as Director of Football

TERRY Eames has decided to step down as Director of Football to concentrate his time and efforts entirely on the first team and achieving promotion this season. On behalf of the club and The Dons Trust I would like to thank Terry for all the work he has done in building youth sides, getting AFCW Ladies on board, finding training facilities for all sides and for his support in building a Community Football programme.

Promotion for the first team is a very important priority this season and we need the highest possible finish to put us in a strong position for the restructuring which will occur next summer. The AFC Wimbledon board will give Terry all the support he needs in order to achieve this.

Our 100% record so far this season gives me every confidence that we have the right people working on the football side, and if Terry feels he should concentrate solely on first team football this season to keep that going, then I am in full agreement with him.

Kris Stewart
Chairman


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Friday 22 August 2003
club news
Squad announced

With Gavin Bolger, Danny Oakins and Paul Quinn out injured and Wada Falana unavailable, manager Terry Eames has named the following squad for tomorrow's match at home to Southall:

Ray Merry, Keith Ward, Steve Gibson, Matt Everard, Jamie Angell, Sean Daly, Seb Favata, Andy Sullivan, Simon Bassey, Lee Sidwell, Ryan Gray, Noel Frankum, Darren Dobinson, Kevin Cooper, Joe Sheerin, Leon White.

Terry said:

"We know we got out of jail on Wednesday, but it'll be a very different game tomorrow. Everyone is up for it. The comeback against Merstham showed the heart in the side but we need to show our true abilities now. We certainly seem to have proved this won't be a dull season already!".

AFC Wimbledon will be looking to beat Southall for the first time tomorrow ? the match kicks off at 3pm. Don't forget there will be karaoke and a disco in the bar afterwards.

Meanwhile, a reserve team squad including Tony Smith, Ally Russell, Lewis Tayor, Ben Chesters, Matt Hodge and the Hill twins will take on Fleet reserves in an away match, also kicking off at 3pm.



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Tuesday 19 August 2003
club news
Presidents Loungue and MoTM award

WE have had very high demand for Season Tickets for the President's Lounge season tickets but there are a few still available. Details of prices are available here.

This season we are introducing a number of changes to the way we operate the Lounge. As in the past, the sponsors will select a man of the match who will be announced just before the end of the game. However, the MoTM award will now take place in the main bar at 5.45pm for Saturday games and 10.15pm for midweek games.

We are also taking this opportunity to explain the policy for who can enter the President's Lounge. For clarity, the people who will be in the President's Lounge are season ticket holders, sponsors, visiting officials, players (after the game, until the MoTM award takes place), and a small number of people who are working there, for example as hosts of opposing officials (for example, Kris, Ivor, Lou).


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Friday 15 August 2003
club news
Squad named

TERRY Eames has named the following squad for the away match against Feltham on Saturday 16 August:

Tony Smith, Matt Everard, Sean Daly, Danny Oakins, Jamie Angell, Steve Gibson, Seb Favata, Simon Bassey, Gavin Bolger, Lee Sidwell, Andy Sullivan, Darren Dobbinson, Ryan Gray, Kevin Cooper, Joe Sheerin, Wade Falana.


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Friday 15 August 2003
club news
Programme/Merchandise Sellers required

Can you spare an hour and a half before either a Saturday or mid-week game?

Do you want to do your bit to help your club?

Are you over the age of 14?

If you answered yes to all three questions then you are exactly what we are looking for. Please email info@afcwimbledon.co.uk with your details and availability.


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Friday 15 August 2003
club news
Reserves and AFC Wimbledon Ladies start season

THE reserve team get their campaign underway with a home fixture against Chipstead reserves tomorrow. A strong first squad includes Keith Ward, Roger Joseph, Paul Quinn, Noel Frankum and Leon White.

Kickoff is at 3pm and the match will be played at the reserves' home ground, Hampton & Richmond FC's Beveree Stadium. The ground is situated at the end of Beaver Close, just off Station Road in Hampton and is a five minute walk from Hampton Station (trains half-hourly from Waterloo via Clapham Junction, Wimbledon and Kingston).

Admission is free to season-ticket holders.

Meanwhile AFC Wimbledon Ladies kick off the 2003-04 season on Sunday 17 August, playing Chelsea Ladies at the Beveree Stadium, home of Hampton & Richmond FC (and AFC Wimbledon reserves!).

Kick-off is at 2pm and admission is 3 for adults and 1.50 for U16s.


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Tuesday 12 August 2003
club news
AFC Wimbledon programme production for 2003-2004 season

FOLLOWING the decision to bring the editing of the club's programme in-house for the 2003-04 season the club is now inviting applications for the position of club journalist. Full details can be found at journalist.html

We hope to have the club journalist in position as soon as possible after Monday 01 September 2003. Until then, we have appointed Charlie Talbot to cover this work on behalf of the club.

The club has asked Marc Jones to create a design template for the forthcoming season. It has also agreed a temporary contract with him for the production of the first three programmes.

The club invites interested parties to tender for the production of its official match programme for the 2003-04 season according to the design template. It is a 48 page full-colour A5 publication.

Applicants will need to turn raw copy into press-ready pages according to fixed deadlines. They will also be responsible for liasing with the printers and proofing the run-outs. The work will include the treatment and re-purposing of photographs.

Proposals including price structure should be sent to:

Kris Stewart,
Chairman,
AFC Wimbledon,
The Fans' Stadium ? Kingsmeadow,
Jack Goodchild Way,
422a Kingston Road,
Kingston upon Thames,
Surrey,
KT1 3PB

or to kris.stewart@afcwimbledon.co.uk. Please mark your envelope or email "programme production".

Proposals to be recieved by Tuesday 26 August 2003.


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Tuesday 12 August 2003
club news
Dons Trust election news

AS announced at the March SGM, the Dons Trust board, through the Legal & Constitutional working group, have been examining the question of board elections.

Although a lot of work has been done, the board and the working group believe any decision should be based on feedback received from members. Consequently two open meetings of the group are planned for the early part of the season. Both meetings will discuss the options for elections this year and what, if any, election related changes are required to the constitution (implemented by way of an SGM).

Before the open meetings, in our next two Legal & Constitutional working group meetings we will be developing the election and constitutional change options to be presented at the open meetings. We will also be organising the two meetings, as well as beginning to prepare for the SGM which might be necessary.

On Tuesday 19 August, the L&C planning meeting we will be dealing with the election aspect and on Tuesday 26 August we will be holding another planning meeting to discuss possible changes to the constitution. Both of these meetings will be held in the back bar at Kingsmeadow.

We could do with some help in organising and running these open meetings. If anyone is interested in helping out with this work, please come along on either - or both - of the above dates to offer your services.


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Tuesday 12 August 2003
club news
Share certificate latest

THE Share Offer prospectus said that share certificates in respect of all valid applications received by 3.00pm on 4th August, 2003 would be despatched by 11th August, 2003. Unfortunately, due to a delay in printing the certificates, they will not now be despatched until 30th August, 2003.


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Sunday 10 August 2003
club news
Fixture switch

The following statement is from Alan Constable, fixtures secretary of the Seagrave Haulage Premier

"AFC Wimbledon, albeit with the best of intentions, have been allocated a higher number of home midweek fixtures than other clubs. The Club has asked that, if possible, some of their midweek home matches be re-allocated for Saturdays.

Depending upon cup matches and if there is mutual agreement, there may be some scope to do this and the League is initially grateful to Raynes Park Vale FC for their co-operation in agreeing to re-arrange their fixtures against AFC."

The home match against Raynes Park Vale will now be played on Saturday 27 December 2003 with the away fixture being played on Monday 03 May 2004.


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Saturday 09 August 2003
club news
Memorabilia at Sutton match

HAVING arranged some time ago for both the FA Cup and the FA Amateur Cup to be at the game today, Sutton United were told yesterday afternoon that the FA Amateur Cup could not be brought today as it is in need of repair.

In its place, there will be instead the match ball from the 1966 World Cup final, as well as the copy of the Jules Rimet trophy which was awarded to England after winning the World Cup.

The FA Cup will also be there.

Fans will have the opportunity to have photographs taken with these items
from around 12:30 today.

The shirt worn by Eddie Reynolds in the Amateur Cup Final will be on display and a commemorative enamel badge will also be on sale priced 2.



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Friday 08 August 2003
club news
Squad announced for Sutton friendly

TERRY Eames names the following squad for the match against Sutton United at Gander Green Lane, Saturday 09 August kick-off 3pm:

Ray Merry, Tony Smith, Matt Everard, Roger Joseph, Sean Daly, Danny Oakins, Jamie Angell, Steve Gibson, Mark Nicholas, Keith Ward, Seb Favata, Noel Frankum, Simon Bassey, Lee Sidwell, Andy Sullivan, Darren Dobbinson, Ryan Gray, Kevin Cooper, Joe Sheerin, Craig Sallis, Wade Falana.


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Thursday 07 August 2003
club news
Reserve manager leaves club

IT is with regret that we announce the resignation of Glen "Trigger" Mulcaire as AFC Wimbledon reserve team manager.

In preparation for the new season, with the reserve side taking its place in the Suburban League, some serious differences emerged between Trigger and AFC Wimbledon Director of Football Terry Eames as to how the reserve team should be managed.

In the light of this, and in order to ensure continuity through the AFC Wimbledon coaching and management staff, Trigger decided it was time for him to drop the reins.

He will always be remembered by AFC Wimbledon fans for scoring our first ever goal, in a pre-season friendly at Bromley in 2002. Trigger had a succesful stint managing the AFC Wimbledon "nursery" side at Netherne Village last season, reaching the Surrey League Challenge Cup Final.

Terry and the club would like to thank Trigger for his service and wish him well. We hope to see him in the future at matches and at AFC Wimbledon social occassions.

Lee Dobbinson and Dave Wager (former Raynes Park Vale youth team manager)
will be looking after reserve team affairs for the time being.


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Thursday 07 August 2003
club news
AFC Wimbledon ? Club Programme for the 2003-04 season

WE have decided that for the season 2003-04 we will bring the production of the club's programme in-house.

To this end we will be inviting applications from this weekend for a club journalist and a production editor. The journalist will be responsible both for programme copy and for website content, working on average 25-30 hours per week. Further information (to follow) will include full details of the selection process and the timing thereof.

We believe that bringing the programme in-house will:

provide a clear and effective framework for the board to have greater control over its programme

give the club one individual clearly responsible for the content of the programme

enable the club to produce cross-platform copy

provide greater interaction between the journalist and the club, benefiting the standard and breadth of copy

The club would like to thank Five88 and the Yellow and Blue team for their efforts last season in producing an excellent programme, which we will have a tough job in following. We are also very grateful to all those who submitted proposals for the coming season. Anyone involved in any of those bids, as well those from outside, will be welcome to apply for either of the two jobs in due course.

In order to ensure we have a programme for the first three matches of the season, we will be using a temporary journalist and designer until the selection process is complete, which we expect to be in early September.


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Thursday 07 August 2003
club news
Main Stand ticket arrangements for league matches

AS you know, this season's main stand tickets are for pre-allocated seats. Not surprisingly, the best seats have now gone but there are still some unsold seats. These seats are mainly in the front two rows of the stand and are therefore exposed if it rains (although the view is much better than it was last season because we have moved the team dugouts). We have also set aside a small number of seats for away fans near the front of Block A, at the Athletics Stand end. If these are not bought by visiting fans, we will sell them to our fans but we may not know how many are available until close to the date of the match.

Unsold seat tickets for league games are available for sale by post, or to callers between 10.00 and 4.00, at the club's office at Kingsmeadow. Form postal applications, please send enclose a SAE, and specify:

The number of tickets at each price (10 adults; 5 concessions; 3 U-16s)
Whether you prefer smoking or non-smoking (non-smoking seats are in Blocks A, B, C, J and K)

Whether you wish to be in the family area (this is in Block K and is only open to adults and concessions who are accompanying an U-16 spectator)

A contact phone number, in case we need to tell you that we've sold out.

Please note that, because Main Stand seats are now allocated, there may be some that are not used on a match days. In line with all other clubs, we will not be re-selling the seats and therefore there may be some empty seats.

We will not be selling terrace tickets for home league games in advance in the early part of the season. We will reconsider this decision partway through the season, after seeking feedback from fans.

Seat tickets for home league games will go on sale 3 weeks before each game and so we are now taking applications for the Merstham, Southall and North Greenford United games on 20, 23 and 30 August, respectively.

Arrangements for home cup games will be published in the near future.


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Thursday 07 August 2003
club news
Reserve fixtures

A hastily arranged fixture is organised for tonight against Forest FC. The match kicks off at 6.30pm and takes place at Roffey Sports & Social Club, Spooners Road, Roffey, Nr Horsham.


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Wednesday 06 August 2003
club news
AFC Wimbledon Ladies in action

AFCW Ladies reserves have a home friendly against an American College team (name unknown) on Sunday 10th August 2pm kick off at Dorking FC, Meadowbank, Mill Lane, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1DX.

Also AFCW Ladies first team have a friendly with an American team is on Thursday 14th August 7pm kick off at The London School of Economics sports ground, Windsor Road, New Malden, KT3 5HB.


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Wednesday 06 August 2003
club news
Accounting assistance needed at the club

WE are implementing our new accounting system and operating it for a while to make sure that we iron out all the glitches. Therefore, we propose to run it in parallel with the current system over a short period.

We need assistance in doing this. The person should have the following skills and experience:

  • Sound bookkeeping experience

    Familiarity with VAT and operating payroll and purchasing systems

    Ideally, but not essential, familiarity with Sage and/or Quickbooks (our current software)


  • This is a short-term appointment, starting as soon as possible. We can be flexible about working hours and therefore this might suit someone who is recently retired and does not work full time, or someone who could work shorter hours for five days a week rather than the two or three days a week we are seeking.

    As always, we would prefer a volunteer but we are willing to pay competitive rates (or slightly less!) for a suitable candidate.

    If you are interested, please email Erik Samuelson at erik.samuelson@afcwimbledon.co.uk. Or call the office on 020-8547-3528.


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    Tuesday 05 August 2003
    club news
    Statement from last year's programme team

    "Five88 publishing - the team behind Yellow & Blue - would like to announce their decision to disband the company. After two years of producing a matchday magazine, the team has decided that it was time to go their own separate ways. Five88 would like to thank WISA and The Dons Trust for their support throughout the last two seasons, and AFC Wimbledon for allowing them to produce the matchday programme for the inaugural season at Kingsmeadow.

    Their biggest thanks though are reserved for all those loyal supporters (far too many to list) who helped us out in large and small ways, and to all the fans who continued to buy Yellow & Blue, despite Messrs Koppel and Davis? best efforts to persuade them otherwise."

    - Alex Kirk, Charlie Talbot, Niall Cooper, Marc Jones.


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    Tuesday 05 August 2003
    club news
    Merchandise update

    The short-sleeved 3rd kit, is now in stock. We have also received new stock of the home and away kits, including a new size of 11-12 years. This is a child's size and so shirts are available for only 15 each.

    The shop will be open tonight (Tuesday 05 August) from 6 until 7:30 pm, with no sales at half time or after the match.


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    Tuesday 05 August 2003
    club news
    Squad announced

    TERRY Eames has named the following squad for the friendly match against Luton Town to be played at The Fans' Stadium, Kingsmeadow on Tuesday 05 August:

    Ray Merry, Tony Smith, Mark Nicholas, Keith Ward, Matt Everard, Danny Oakins, Paul Quinn, Sean Daly, Craig Salis, Simon Bassey, Lee Sidwell, Andy Sullivan, Gavin Bolger, Seb Favata, Noel Frankum, Darren Dobbinson, Ryan Gray, Joe Sheerin, Leon White, Wade Falana.


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    Tuesday 05 August 2003
    club news
    Luton programme info

    THIS Tuesday sees our first home midweek pre-season friendly for many years as Wimbledon fans. Obviously we are hoping that as many people as possible - Wimbledon and Luton Town supporters, as well as our friends from other clubs - make it to this game. However, with no track record to measure things by, we have no way of predicting the attendance.

    Had we decided to go with a full programme for this match, we would have run the risk either of under-producing and disappointing people who were unable to buy one, or of over-producing and inflicting a significant financial loss on the club. We have therefore decided to produce a simple one colour four-page programme which will be distributed free of charge at the turnstiles to everyone who attends.

    This decision has been taken for this match only. The club remains committed to a high-quality programme for competitive matches for the season ahead.


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    Sunday 03 August 2003
    club news
    Luton friendly ticket info

    Tickets for the game against Luton on Tuesday 05 August have been reduced below the normal prices for league games and are as follows:

    Standing - Adults 6, Concessions 3, Under-16s 2

    Seated - Adults 8, Concessions 4, Under-16s 3

    Seat tickets will be on sale at the third turnstile at the Kingston Road end and at the Kiosk inside the Main Stand. There will be no transfer tickets. Seats will not be pre-booked; we are operating a first-come, first-seated basis.


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    Sunday 03 August 2003
    club news
    Official website upgrade

    It is apparent that the official site needs updating. It has proved increasingly onerous for Marc Jones, its designer and our webmaster, to do this in his spare time. For some time, we have been aware that a radical change is needed to make it more manageable. Although a number of people have volunteered their technical skills to help Marc, the club believes that the best answer is to make updates to the site easier.

    Some time ago, Marc submitted a proposal to the club to upgrade the site to allow updates to the AFCW site that are quick and don't rely on his technical intervention to get them posted. The club has a lot of conflicting claims on its money and therefore, at that time, it was not possible to approve the proposal immediately. Furthermore, for all but the smallest proposal, our policy is to seek three tenders, to ensure competitiveness.

    We are very pleased to say that we are now able to approve the site upgrade due to the generosity of an unnamed person who wishes to sponsor the upgrade. Work on the upgrade will start in mid August and we hope that it will be finished early in September. Until then, updates and background information will remain patchy but we hope that by mid-September you will start to notice a significant improvement.

    We have been asked to comply with three conditions in return for the sponsorship:

    1. To keep the sponsor's identity anonymous
    2. To start the upgrade as soon as possible
    3. To acknowledge Marc's fantastic contribution over the last year, which we are very pleased to do.

    Please bear with us a while longer until the work is completed.

    Kris Stewart
    Chairman


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    Friday 01 August 2003
    club news
    Sutton United friendly info

    Sutton United are selling tickets in advance for the AFC Wimbledon game on 9th August.

    Ground admission prices are: Adults 8, Senior Citizens 4, Juniors 2
    Seats prices are: Adults 9, Senior Citizens 5, Juniors 3

    Applications should be made by cheque to:
    Graham Starns c/o Sutton United FC, Borough Sports Ground, Gander Green Lane, Sutton, Surrey SM1 2EY, enclosing a stamped addressed envelope.

    Cheques should be made payable to Sutton United Football Club.

    Sutton United will have the original FA Amateur Cup and the FA Cup on display at Gander Green Lane. The National Football Museum in Preston has allowed the club to take the silverware on loan for the day, and it will be accompanied to and from Sutton by two curators from the museum. The club will give spectators the chance to have their photograph taken alongside the trophies from 12.30pm on the day of the game, Saturday 9th August. The cost for one photo will be 10, while two photos will cost 15.


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    Friday 01 August 2003
    club news
    Squad announced

    TERRY Eames names the following squad for the trip to Newport County on Saturday 02 August 2003:

    Ray Merry, Jamie Angel, Matt Everard, Danny Oakins, Sean Daly, Lee Sidwell, Noel Frankum, Gavin Bolger, Andy Sullivan, Wade Falana, Ally Russell, Joe Sheerin, Paul Quinn, Keith Ward, Mark Nicholas, Seb Favata, Darren Dobbinson.


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    Friday 01 August 2003
    club news
    League respond to fixture enquiry

    FOLLOWING the release of the fixtures for the forthcoming Seagrave Haulage Football League Premier Division campaign AFC Wimbledon have passed on supporters' concerns over the number of away fixtures scheduled to be played as Saturday fixtures. Below is the response from Alan Constable, Fixtures Secretary:

    "The League has become aware that the fixture list for AFC Wimbledon has caused some concern, due to the increased number of home midweek matches and the fact that most away games are on Saturdays.

    This is only a short statement and does not go into every factor but the main reason for this was that, following one or two isolated incidents last season, the Police took more of an interest in the Club and asked the League to think about AFC fixtures generally.

    One sensible idea seemed to be that where up to 2000 people were likely to be travelling to small grounds, often with limited access and within residential areas, it would be advisable that such matches were staged on Saturday afternoons rather than in the darkness of midweek. Most people would, hopefully, accept that Kingsmeadow is far better equipped to handle midweek matches than the vast majority of other Seagrave Haulage Clubs.

    It was anticipated that the move was likely to be welcomed by the Club and its supporters in that for the large number who travel to away matches, they would generally not have to do so in the rush of midweek. In fact it was thought that any complaints were likely to come from the travelling clubs as some do experience difficulty in fielding their best teams in away midweek matches.

    This has obviously not been the case but the League can only ask supporters to accept that this was not some kind of conspiracy designed to disadvantage the Club, nor extract more money in some way from supporters. It was a move taken with genuine motives and the League wishes AFC Wimbledon, along with every other club, every success this season."


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