Men’s 1s: well-beaten by Fareham 2s

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Saturday 19 January – Old Schools Lane – Ewell   Epsom: 2 (Midmer, J.Hunt) Fareham 2s: 5   A jaded-looking Epsom were well-beaten 5-2 by Fareham 2s to continue a topsy-turvy sequence of results. Fareham’s strong, young side controlled the early possession, but Epsom looked dangerous on the counter-attack to set up a keenly-balanced first-half. The deadlock was broken on …

Men’s 1s: back in action at Oxted

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  Saturday 12 January 2019 – Oxted School, Bluehouse Lane   Oxted 3s: 1 Epsom: 6 (J.Hunt, W.Hunt, Bond, Marfleet, Midmer 2)   Epsom resumed their league campaign with a trip to Oxted 3s, who sat eighth in the league. Epsom handed league debuts to James Tuck in goal and George Hunt (brother of attacking dynamo Will), in doing so reducing …

Men’s 1s: second best at Bournemouth

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  Bournemouth: 2 Epsom: 0   Epsom went down to a 2-0 defeat away to a very strong Bournemouth side to head into Christmas in third place in the Surrey / Hampshire League 1. Epsom were light on resources for what is always a very long, difficult trip but they competed well in the early stages with Jack Marfleet’s reverse …

Men’s 1s stay top with 4-1 win at London Edwardians 2s

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  London Edwardians 2s: 1 Epsom: 4 (Midmer, W.Hunt 2, Marfleet)   Epsom travelled to Honor Oak on Saturday to take on London Edwardians 2s in Round 9 of the Hampshire / Surrey League 1. Both sides made a fast start and after 10 minutes James Midmer put Epsom ahead following a great pass from Steve Turnbull. Soon after, some …

Men’s 1s grind out 3-1 win against Haslemere

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  Epsom: 3 (W.Hunt, Neve, Midmer) Haslemere: 1   Some clinical second half finishing took Epsom to a 3-1 win over Haslemere at Old Schools Lane, enabling them to stay top of the Hampshire / Surrey League 1 heading into the final three games before the winter break. Epsom were a bit disappointing in the first half, they saw a lot …