Match Reports

Christmas Drinks

26th November 2019

The club wish to advise that the Chairman, Simon Hearn, will be buying drinks in the Eagle & Child after the scheduled matches on the 7th December. We hope to see you all then for some festive cheer.

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Presentation Evening Reminder

10th June 2019

Don't forget the clubs annual presentation evening in the Eagle & Child PH this Friday the 14th June commencing 7 pm. The event will be hosted by your Chairman and Master of Ceremonies, Mr Simon Hearn. We hope to have the individual awards and league trophies presented by the clubs first ever manager, Mr Robert Keeys. A light buffet will be ...

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Crowned at last !

21st May 2019

Sadly last Saturday saw the fun police at Basildon Town deny the presentation of the Division 1 trophy to the EOL 1st team by the league that their efforts this year deserved. Instead the trophy will be presented at this years awards night in the Eagle on the 14th June. That said the replica trophy (kindly donated by Kevin Williamson) was a ...

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Champions !!!

29th April 2019

Congratulations to the management team of Luke & Kevin Williamson as they have secured the Senior Division 1 title on Saturday following Basildon Towns humbling at the hands of FC Hamlets. Shenfield are now mathematically assured of the title when FC Hamlets beat Basildon 4-1 victory. The runners up spot will now be between Basildon and FC Hamlets with Shenfield having ...

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Shenfield 1sts nearly there !!

1st April 2019

Congratulations to Luke & Kevin Williamson and the rest of the 1st team squad as they mauled title rivals Basildon Town 5-1 at St Martins School on Saturday. George Cunningham got the Blues off to a flyer with a goal in he 15th minute after a mistake by the Basildon centre half and then on the stroke of half time ...

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Results 25th March 2019

14th January 2019

The EOL 1st Team need another 3 points from their remaining 2 matches (both against Basildon) to guarantee promotion to the top flight next season. In a thriller at St Martins school, Luke Williamsons dynamic team scored 5 goals against fellow promotion contenders Ramsden Scotia with the visitors scoring 3 in reply in what turned out to be a highly ...

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Festive Drinks – 15th December

3rd December 2018

Don't forget the above social night. Nibbles and Beers after the matches on the  15th in The Eagle & Child. I'm told the 1st round is on the Chairman !!!

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Results 6th October 2018

9th October 2018

Top billing this week has to go to the slimline Colin Chapman who registered his first hatrick in decades as the over 45's dispatched Hannakins Farm 8-1. Another hatrick hero in the game was Martin Henderson with other contributions coming from his brother  John and Ollie Watson. The EOL 1st team emerged with all 3 points from their trip to previously ...

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2018-19 EOL Pre-Season Friendly & Training Schedule Announced

22nd May 2018

Pre-Season training will commence on Monday 9th July 2018 at The Drive, Warley from 7-15 to 8-45 and continue every Monday and Thursday until the end of August. The following pre-season friendlies have been arranged : Sat 14th July - Away - Toby -2pm kick off Weds 25th July - Home - White Ensign - 7.45 kick off Sat 28th July ...

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EOL Reserves secure 3rd place

3rd May 2018

Dominic Barretts EOL reserves last night ended the season on a high after wining the shoot out for 3rd place against Catholic Res's 3-1. Goals from Josh Russell, Kishan Sackey and a 20 yard thunderbolt from Luke Williamson (who appears to have found his level) ensured the 3 points were acquired. We hope now that the anticipated changes to the ...

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Results 10th March 2018

15th March 2018

Not  a great day all told. 2 draws and 2 defeats. With both Vets Teams (A & B) drawing heir games 1-1 (Campbell) against Collier Row and 0-0 versus Gt Baddow, respectively. The EOL res's lost 2-1 (Obi) at promotion rivals Catholic Res. and an understrength 1st team on the end of 5-0 drubbing by FC Hamlets. Nuff said

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Results 10th February 2018

13th February 2018

The Vets A take centre stage this week after their 7-1 drubbing of Harold Hill. Ade Agunbiade (2), Francis Wight, Glen Southgate (2), Martin King and Dan Walker with the goals. An under strength EOL 1st XI battled bravely against promotion hopefuls Gt Baddow but lost to the odd goal in 5 with Will Marlowe and sub Gavan Hammerton on ...

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Results 3rd February 2018

6th February 2018

Not the best of days for Shenfields various XI's with 3 defeats, 1 win and a postponement to boot. After the EOL Reserves games fell foul of the local precipitation in Bishops Stortford it was left to the remaining sides to carry the Blue flag.   The Williamson Sisters took the EOL 1st XI to in form Catholic looking to inflict something of a shock on ...

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Results 27th January 2018

30th January 2018

Good win for the EOL reserves as they won 4-2 at Old Barkabbeyans. Goalscorers unavailable at time of going to press. The 1st XI were soundly beaten by run away league leaders Buckhurst Hill 4-1. George Cunningham scoring for Shenfield direct from a corner. This week, weather permitting, sees a full round of fixtures with the 1st XI travelling to Catholic in the Essex ...

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Match Report against Little Oakley scribed by Alex Broadbridge

16th January 2018

Marlowe cracks Acorns defence! Having played Little Oakley (“The Acorns”) this time in the cup two seasons ago and losing narrowly 1-0, it was a much anticipated match to set right our past failings and make the long trip down to their ground a worthwhile journey ! The match started at a high tempo with both teams creating some slick ...

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Results 6th January 2018

10th January 2018

2018 kicked off with 2 games and 2 postponements with the EOL reserves games at Oracle Components being pushed back to this Saturday and the Geriatrics home match falling foul of the counsel. That left the 1st XI to fly the Blue flag which they dully did over at Runwell Sports whilst recording a 2-0 victory. A goal from Ben Absolon ...

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Results 2nd Dec 2017

7th December 2017

Mixed bag this past weekend with the EOL Res's deserved of top billing following their 5-0 thumping away to Dagenham. Matthew Taiwo with a hat-trick, Jimmy Brett and player manager Dominic Barrett on the score sheet. The Vets A also strolled to victory following a 3-0 victory over Blackmore. Martin King with a brace and a goal from Glenn Southgate making up ...

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Results 25th November 2017

27th November 2017

In the big local derby Hutton secured bragging rights as they trounced Shenfield 4-0 in a one sided display. The Reserves faired better as they secured the double over Southend Sports following a 3-1 win at The Drive. Goals from Brett and a brace from Doctrove making up the numbers. The Vets 1 drew 2-2 with Frenford and the Vets B ...

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Quiz Night

13th November 2017

An excellent night was had by all on Saturday at the clubs quiz night. Expertly hosted by our Chairman Simon Hearn, the quiz resulted in victory for team "Where is Dave Churchill". The final league table looked as follows:   Where is Dave Churchill 133 1 She was only VI 126 2 Muggy Melts 124 3 The Late Comers 124 ...

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8th November 2017

7-30 sharp in the Eagle & Child - Please support your club by attending !

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Results 20th October 2017

25th October 2017

A full house of positive results on Saturday with wins for all our sides with the exception of the Super Vets who were on a SAGA break. The EOL 1st XI recorded their biggest win of the season against against bottom of the table Runwell. Marlowe and Sumner each with a brace and a neat finish from Ben Absolon (please ...

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1st Team Match report from the match against Runwell courtesy of Ben Absolon

25th October 2017

October 21st Shenfield AFC vs Runwell Sports Shenfield were looking to bounce back from a damaging defeat to Great Baddow which had left Kevin Williamson questioning some of his player’s desire. In many respects this was the perfect game as Runwell sat bottom of the league due to a manager and player re-shuffle. Shenfield started strongly and on the front ...

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Results 7th October 2017

11th October 2017

3 wins from 4 this last weekend and the other result, a 1-1 draw for the EOL 1st XI (Marlowe), ensured we were undefeated. Dominic Barretts 2nd XI continued their goalscoring frenzy with a 7-2 win at Herongate res's. Snellin (2), Stockholm, Bauckham, Conteh (2), Dobson and Doctrove on the scoresheet. The Vets A, having no game, promoted Mick Tarling to ...

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Results 30th September 2017

2nd October 2017

The EOL Res's take centre stage this week following their 10-0 thrashing of Barnston Res's in 1st round of the Essex Junior Cup. Goal scorers will be published on the Results page but I understand that player manager Dominic Barrett set three up. The EOL 1st team also had a useful league victory away to OC's where goals from Josh Sumner ...

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Match Report: 9th September 2017 – 1st Team

14th September 2017

On Saturday we hosted Sungate who are newly promoted after winning Division 2 last season.  It was also our first game on the new 3G pitch we have moved to this season and,  as expected, was a very open game, end to end game for the whole 90 minutes.    Shenfield started off on top and had a few chances ...

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Match Report: 2nd September 2017 – Reserves

5th September 2017

Shenfield 2nds began the season entertaining Springfield FC at the Drive. The aim was for Shenfield to carry on from where they left off last season, and they didn’t disappoint. Despite Springfield 1sts last year claiming the Premier Division title, and the club expected to field two strong squads this season, Shenfield on the day had too much firepower, and ...

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Results: 2nd September 2017 – Reserves Top of the Pile!

4th September 2017

And we're off.... A great start to the campaign for Dominic Barretts Olympian league reserves as they smashed Springfield for 9 without reply. Supersub TUNDE OLAGUNJU bagging 3 in the last 10 minutes. Terry Bauckham, Tommy Oliver, Liam Snellin, two from Matthew Taiwo and an own goal making up the numbers. Luke Williamsons 1st team went to Old Southendians with high hopes of ...

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Results 13th May 2017

16th May 2017

And so it came to pass....and with it Shenfields last shot at silverware. So the season concluded on a sombre note with the Vets over 45's exiting the League Management Trophy at the Semi Final stage following a 4-0 reverse at the hands of Harold Hill. Now that the season has concluded it falls to me, on behalf of the ...

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Results 6th May 2017

8th May 2017

Luke and Kevin Williamson took charge of the final game of the season at champions Basildon and secured an unlikely 2-1 victory courtesy of goals from Josh Sumner and Alex Broadbridge in the last 5 minutes. The result meant that they finished in a highly creditable 3rd place in Senior Div 1. Not quite enough for promotion, but with the EOL due to ...

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Results 29th April 2017

3rd May 2017

Super Sub Bill Texiera  grabbed the headlines and the match ball on Saturday after smashing 5 second half goals as the EOL 1's beat Newbury Forest 8-2. Jimmy "Basher" Brett, Josh Sumner and Will Marlowe making up the numbers. The win gives the 1sts an outside chance of finishing 3rd if they beat champions Basildon this weekend. John Hendersons Geriatrics ...

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Results 8th April 2017

10th April 2017

Goals from Terry Monksfield and Perry Charles were insufficient to beat Chelmer Vets as the Vets B concluded their miserable season following a 3-2 defeat. Well done to both Matt Reagan and Steve Holt in completing their fixtures in what has been a trying season. The EOL 1st XI travelled to London APSA in search of 3 points which would cement their position in ...

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Results 25th March 2017

27th March 2017

Two goals from Will Marlowe and further strikes from George Cunningham, Jimmy Brett and Alex Tredgett saw Shenfield comfortably home against Newham United who were without a recognised goalkeeper. Next up for the Williamson Sisters are Gt Baddow at The Drive this coming Saturday. With the Vets A games awarded to the home side following Old Parmetarians inability to field a ...

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Results 18th March 2017

24th March 2017

Despite goals from Ben Absolon and Alex Tredgett Shenfield were unable to move further away from the drop zone as they went down 3-2 to fellow strugglers Old Chelmsfordians. The Williamson Sisters, Luke and Kevin, will be hoping to secure their Div 1 status with this Saturdays home match against relegated Newham. Dominic Barretts EOL Reserves dispatched bottom club Leytonstone 5-0 ...

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Results 11th March 2017

16th March 2017

An under strength EOL 1st team squad travelled across the divide to play rivals Hutton FC and returned empty handed following a 3-0 defeat. Nuff said. The Vets A, on the other hand, smacked 7 past the hapless Hutton Old Boys goalkeeper. Gregory Campbell with a hat-trick, Agunbiade with a brace and further goals from King and Daniel Catterick (gasp, ...

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Results 25th February 2017

2nd March 2017

Not a great weekend for Shenfields Fab Five with it beginning with the cancellation of the Vets B’s game against Catholic, which was probably the best result of the day. In the 4th round of the EOL Senior Cup Shenfield faced the mighty Frenford Senior, who occupied 2nd place in the Premier League. The teams were evenly matched on the ...

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Results 11th February 2017

14th February 2017

The EOL 1st teams inconsistent season took another turn as they went down 2-1 at home to improved Runwell Sports. Jimmy Brett bagging the only goal.   In a ding battle against Pavillion Untd the vets Res's still couldn't get a win and went down by the odd goal in 7. Holt, with a brace, and Tarpling on target.   ...

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7th February 2017

The club are pleased to announce the launch of its new website, courtesy of Mike Hudson, the son of one of our founder members, the legendary Steve "Huddo" Hudson, arguably Shenfields finest ever keeper. Certainly their finest cider drinker ! Please browse the site and if you have any recommendations or suggestions please e-mail them to me at the link ...

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Match Report: 29th October 2016

29th October 2016

Apologies for the intermittent posts on the clubs website. This is down to a firewall issue which only allows occasional access rights. To this effect we would welcome any approach from a web designer (we can pay modest sums for labour etc.) or company that would be prepared to construct a new site. Please contact me at for further information. ...

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Match Report: 17th September 2016

17th September 2016

Shenfield gained temporary bragging rights following their 2-1 victory over neighbours Hutton. Goals from Sumner and Texeira securing a 2-1 home win for the first time since the 2006/7 season. The Reserves failed to transfer their league form against May & Baker in the res cup and were dispatched 4-0, Although the scoreline did not reflect the nature of the game ...

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Match Report: 10th September 2016

10th September 2016

A good start to the season saw Shenfields Olympian league squad emerge with another brace of victories. The 1st team followed up their 3-1 cup victory against Ongar last week with the same score line against Galleywood. Bill Tex (2) and Josh Sumner with the goals. The EOL Reserves went goal crazy again and added a further 7 (to the 4 they scored against Hernogate ...

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