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Five-goal blast for Egham

Two first half strikes from Niko Muir set Northwood en-route for a 5-1 victory over Egham Town in today's Evo-Stik League Southern Division One Central fixture at Chestnut Avenue.

Muir opened the scoring on 18 minutes, and hit a 25-yard screamer for the second eight minutes later. Sub Ismael Ehiu made in three in the 74th minute before Dan Williamson pulled one back; then Woods added two more in the closing stages through Ismael Ehui and Nana Asamoah to wrap up the points and move the club into tenth place in the table.

The match report and photos are here. The full colour matchday programme can still be ordered online from our publications section.

24 January 2015 




Under 18s hit six

On a freezing night, the Woods' Under 18s racked up their biggest Ryman Youth League victory of the season this evening, as Chertsey were beaten 6-2 at Northwood Park.

There were two goals apiece for Davantay Hastings and Kyle O'Connor, with De Andre Johnson and Jamie Doolan also getting on the scoresheet.

22 January 2015 




Woods score first and last...but lose at St Ives

Northwood lost their first game in seven outings this afternoon, when they went down 2-4 away at St Ives Town in an Evo-Stik Southern League Division One Central fixture.

Omar Vassell put Woods ahead after just eight minutes with his first goal for the club, but St Ives netted twice shortly before the interval. The home side added two more in the second half before Rob Hastings made it 4-2 on 84 minutes. The match report is here.

Liam Baker scored twice and Tom Pegrum also scored as Woods reserves won 3-2 at Newport Pagnell Town in the Suburban League. And Middlesex Under 18s beat Durham 2-1 at Northwood Park to move into the semi-final of the FA County Youth Cup.

17 January 2015 




FA County Youth Cup tie at Northwood

Despite the fact that both of the Woods' senior teams are playing away tomorrow – the first team at St Ives Town and the reserves at Newport Pagnell Town – you can still see a top-class game at Northwood Park.

Northwood FC is proud to have been chosen to stage the FA County Youth Cup Quarter-Final between Middlesex County FA Under 18s and their counterparts from Durham FA. The game kicks-off at 1.00 p.m. – and admission is FREE.

The Middlesex County squad selection is: Luke Bersey (Hayes & Yeading United), Cieron Brown (Spelthorne Sports), Norman Bukowski (Bedfont Sports), Karim Chaibi (Harefield United), Phil Clarke (Staines Town), Tyler DeCruz (Bedfont Sports), Alex Fisher (Ashford Town), Joe Jackson (Bedfont Sports), Antone Jarvis (Bedfont Sports), Dylan Kearney (Hayes & Yeading United), Jordon Keeley (Harefield United), Prince Mbengui (Staines Town), Taofiq Olomowewe (Sporting Hackney), Carl Pearce (Wembley), David Rogalski (Maidenhead United), Darryl Sanders (Bedfont Sports), Sutcha Shepherd (Maidenhead United), Jack Smith (Wealdstone), Reece Tiley (Harefield United).

The match has to be played to a result, with extra-time and penalties if necessary.

16 January 2015 




Barton Rovers match is off

Tonight's Evo-Stik Southern League Central Division game against Barton Rovers has been postponed as the Chestnut Avenue pitch is waterlogged.

Next up for the Woods is a trip to Cambridgeshire outfit St Ives Town on Saturday.

 

13 January 2015 




Farewell George

The funeral of former Northwood and Chelsea physiotherapist George Price took place at Breakspear Crematorium this afternoon.

George died back on 11th December at the age of 83.

A large crowd gathered, with Chelsea FC well represented by players Frank Lampard, John Terry and Dennis Wise with former Reserve team boss Mick McGiven also in attendance, showing the high regard in which George was held at the club where he worked for 16 years.

Several ex-Northwood players and present and past committee members were also at the funeral.

12 January 2015 




Northwood draw at Godalming

Mark Burgess's Northwood squad extended their unbeaten run to six matches when they played a goalless draw away to Godalming Town in the Evo-Stik League Southern Division One Central this afternoon.

The game was a close-fought affair played in a good spirit, and well refereed - with no cards in sight. The full match report and photos are here.

Woods reserves' home fixture against Berkhamsted in the Suburban League was postponed as the Northwood Park pitch was waterlogged.

10 January 2015 



Woods hit back to defeat Bedford

Northwood moved up to eleventh place in the Evo-Stik League Southern Division One Central table after defeating Bedford Town 2-1 at Chestnut Avenue this evening.

Bedford took an 9th minute lead following a goalmouth scramble after a corner, but the Woods - with Joachim and Ismael Ehui and Jordon Lawal back in the squad - levelled through Niko Muir shortly before the break.

Then Steve Brown's 73rd minute headed goal won the points for Northwood, who now travel to Godalming Town on Saturday.

The home fixture against Barton Rovers - postponed last Saturday - has been re-arranged to next Tuesday, 13th January, kick-off 7.45 p.m.

6 January 2015 




Barton Rovers game is off

Northwood's home Evo-Stik League Southern Division One Central fixture against Barton Rovers this afternoon has been postponed as the Chestnut Avenue pitch is waterlogged.

Next up for the Woods is (weather permitting!) a home game against Bedford Town on Tuesday evening, 6th January, kick-off 7.45 p.m.

3 January 2015 




George Price funeral details

The funeral of George Price, who sadly passed away last month, will take place at Breakspear Crematorium, Breakspear Road, Ruislip, Middlesex HA4 7SJ on Monday 12th January at 2.00 p.m.





2 January 2015 




Draw with North Greenford in New Year's Day derby

The Woods opened the New Year with a 1-1 draw in their Evo-Stik League local derby against old rivals North Greenford at Chestnut Avenue this afternoon.

The home side were reduced to ten men after the break when midfield man Perry Dicker was shown the red card, and Greenford took the lead through Ibrahim Bah on 73 minutes.

But five minutes from time Michael Murray fired home from the penalty spot to earn Northwood a share of the spoils. The match report and photos are here.

Happy New Year to all Northwood FC supporters, members, players and officials!!

1 January 2015 




Clubhouse refurbishment progressing

Work on refurbishing the Northwood FC clubhouse is continuing as planned, and the photos here show the bright, new open space which has been created.

It is anticipated that the refurbishment works will be completed in around three weeks, although the new furnishings which are on order will take a little longer to be delivered on site and installed.

We shall continue to bring you progress reports here at northwoodfc.com. So continue to watch the news on this website!!

1 January 2015 



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