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28 Apr 2018
28th April - Final game sees Dubs end Carthusians' title race

OWFC 2-2 Old Carthusians The final game of a ground-breaking season encapsulated much of what typified the campaign as a whole – late drama, quality goals, and a promising sign of things to come for the OWs in our very comfortable new home of the Pre... [ Read more ]

14 Apr 2018
14th April - Winning run comes to end at imperious Foresters

Foresters 3-0 OWFC  There are many similarities between OWFC and Spurs – over and above the frankly indecent time they occupy in the emotional life of the author of these weekly emails. Both clubs are on the up, are lethally quick on the counter-atta... [ Read more ]

24 Mar 2018
24th March - Thriller at Whitton sees 6th win on the bounce

Michael Owen for United vs City in 2009. Patrick Andersson for Bayern v Hamburg in 2001. And Sam Donald for Old Wykehamists vs Salopians in 2018.  It’s an elite group of the extremely rare times in which (i) the injury time goal, (ii) the instant re... [ Read more ]

17 Mar 2018
17th March - 5th win in row after 8-minute hattrick

OWFC (1s) 5-2 King's CW Team: Wheal, Fuller, Bouch, Sever, Mercer, Ollie Mitchell, Goulding, Prichard, Matt Black, Hodnett, Donald, Essex Goals: Essex (3), Donald (2) MoM: Essex The Dubs and King's were level on points before the game, with the Dubs ... [ Read more ]

10 Mar 2018
2s get relegated after valiant effort

After threatening to make a great escape to rival Bryan Robson's West Brom in 2005 or Harry Redknapp's Portsmouth in 2006, unfortunately a 6-2 defeat on Saturday to Old Suttonians in the penultimate game of Division 4 has left the 2s' relegation all ... [ Read more ]

24 Feb 2018
24th Feb: The 2s get long overdue league win

Match Report: OWFC 2s 3-2 Old Stoics Goals: Gus Morse 2, Teddy Golding 1 MoMs: Morse, Selwyn, Golding On the back of some fairly harrowing defeats the 2s came out all guns blazing to keep the relegation battle alive! With no keeper available the mant... [ Read more ]

17 Feb 2018
17th Feb: 1s can't stop winning, rise to 3rd!

Old Tonbridgians 2-3 OWFC 1s Team: Wheal, Fuller, Hugo Sever, Rupert Mercer, Bouch, Ollie Mitchell, Goulding, Prichard, Matt Black, Hodnett, Donald, Essex. Goals: Black, Donald, Essex MoM: Essex Tonbridge – 2nd in the Premier Division with 8 wins f... [ Read more ]

27 Jan 2018
27th Jan: Old Wyks do the double over the Old Enemy

OWFC (1s) 4-1 Old Etonians Whitton, dulce Whitton! Dulce Whitton! Dulce Whitton resonemus. - Winchester College Song After winning 2-1 on the Eton playing fields back in October, OWFC beat the Etonians 4-1 at Whitton on Saturday to establish a three... [ Read more ]

20 Jan 2018
20th Jan: 1s keep winning, 2s go down valiantly

OWFC 1s 4-1 Chigwell After a chastening 5-0 defeat on the first day of the season where everything that could go wrong did go wrong against Chigwell, the O-Dubs were looking to rediscover the groove that delivered two convincing slaings over Chigs i... [ Read more ]

13 Jan 2018
13th Jan: Big six-pointer win in the Prem

The Dubs got a vital six-pointer win over Old Salopians on Saturday in a 2-1 victory that gives us some breathing room around the bottom of the Arthurian League Premier Division. OWFC were trying out a fetching 3-5-2 formation, and the proof was in t... [ Read more ]