Month: August 2016

#NonLeagueDay2016 – Stones v Poole Town

Jamie Vardy, Stuart Pearce, Ian Wright, Les Ferdinand, Michail Antonio (pictured)… They all have one thing in common. They all started their careers playing non-league football. But you knew that anyway, right? Football coverage in the national press has 99% of its pagination focused on just 0.1% of all clubs. It’s rather alarming that most

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Koroma nets on debut as Stones climb to 9th

First half strikes from Elliot Benyon, his third goal in three games, and debutant Omar ‘OJ’ Koroma lifted Stones to 9th place – their highest ever Conference South placing. Koroma, with international clearance granted on Friday, was finally ready to make his competitive blues debut and the live-wire Gambian didn’t disappoint when he smashed home

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20 years on and Stones are still climbing…

20 years ago the Stones, at their lowest ebb of existence, kicked off their league campaign against Camberley Town in the ICIS Third Division. Barely 300 people witnessed it. In fact that Summer of 96 was one of stark contrast to today’s offering. English football in general was buzzing. The national team had come within a

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