Farnborough look to go three games unbeaten this Monday as another quick turnaround sees 2nd place East Thurrock United the visitors to The Rushmoor Community Stadium, kick off 7:45pm.

Farnborough Camp

A hard-earned 1-1 draw at Merstham at the weekend saw Farnborough move up one place to 21st in the Ryman League Premier Division.

On Saturday, Spencer Days side fell behind after 25 minutes, before defender Jack Smith drew Boro’ level 6 minutes later with a headed goal from a George Hallahan corner.

The Yellows are 7 points adrift of 20th place Staines Town, although 23rd placed Brentwood Town have a handful of games in hand.

The two sides met in the Ryman League Premier Division back in November last year, with East Thurrock United coming from behind to win 4-1 at Rookery Hill.

Farnborough last time out (vs Merstham): Aaron Bufton (gk), John Oyenuga, Andrew Jenkinson, Jack Barton, CJ Fearn, Jack Smith, Josh Gallagher, Charlie Allen, Matthew Barnes-Homer, Bogdan Vastsuk, George Hallahan, Usman Adeniji, Ryan Zidyana, Harry Knight and Melvin Minter (gk).

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Defender, Jack Smith netted his first Farnborough goal at the weekend

Opposition Camp

Title-challengers, East Thurrock United sit 2nd in the Ryman League Premier Division with 68 points from 36 games.

John Coventry’s side are currently on an 4 game unbeaten run, having recently beaten Metropolitan Police & Bognor Regis Town and drawn their previous two games.

At the weekend, East Thurrock United let a two goal lead slip as The Rocks drew 2-2 away to fellow promotion-challengers Dulwich Hamlet.

East Thurrock United have the Ryman League Premier Divisions current top scorer in Sam Higgins, who has 28 goals to his name so far.

Lethal team-mates, Lewis Smith (14 goals) and Tom Wraight (15 goals) are also flying high in the goalscorers charts this Season.

East Thurrock United (last time out vs Dulwich Hamlet): Lucas Lidakevicius (gk), Ryan Sammons, Sammy Knott, Joe Ellul, Rickie Hayles, Ben Wood, Lewis Smith, Ben Marlow, Sam Higgins, James Walker, Tom Wraight, Aaron Morgan, Kye Ruel, Kris Newby, Simon Peddie and Daryl Robson.

Match Officials

Mondays Referee is John O’Brien (London) and his Assistants are James Hurst (London) and Sikiru Idris (London).

Date: Monday 29 February 2016

Kick Off: 7:45pm

Competition: Ryman Premier League Division Fixture Stadium

Address: Farnborough Football Club, The Rushmoor Community Stadium, Cherrywood Road, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 8UD.

Admission prices for both home and away supporters are:

  • Adult £12
  • Concession £8
  • Under 16s £3
  • Under 6s FREE.
  • Car Park £2
  • Match Day Programme (Boro View) £2

Please invite your family and friends along! Don’t forget:

New to The Rushmoor Community Stadium? Find out more ahead of your visit to Cherrywood Road by reading here.

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Enjoy the game!

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