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  • 01/08/16
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FDSFL Rep Team that played against Gosport Borough Veterans FC on 23/10/19 with League Deputy Chairman Colin Barnett and Team Manager Clive Gatcum also featuring Bourne Blades U12's.

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The League Veterans Representative Team that played against Maccabi GB Veterans at Bisham Abbey on 21/5/17

Next Rep Team Fixture Saturday 12th March

Saturday 12TH March 2022 - 2.00pm KO
Venue: Alton Town FC, GU34 2NB
Over 50’s Veterans match
FDSFL Rep Team v England Veterans
Entry by donation – Raffle prizes, bar and food
Sponsored by R.S Purdey Roofing Contractors
Match Ball – All about flooring

Wednesday 15th December
FDSFL Rep Team 7 North End FC Veterans 3
A very competitive game played at Farnham Town FC. FDSFL represented by players from Snowgoose, Woking, Bourne Blades, Headley, Sandrock, Godalming, Tadley, Farnham and Ropley.
FDSFL started well with Cook chipping North End’s keeper twice. At 5-3 keeper Sam Brierley (Snowgoose) saved a penalty. 2 goals in the last 5 minutes gave the Reps a 7-3 win. Scorers- Stuart Cook x3, Darren Wheeler x2, Aaron Roberts and Chiller.

23rd October 2021
FDSFL over 50's Rep Team 4 RAF FA Veterans 0
Played at Alton Town FC, goals from Steve Stairs, Arron Roberts and Ian Savage gave the Reps a convincing win

Sunday 22nd August
PHILLIS TUCKWELL CHARITY MATCH 10-30 KO @ Farnham Town FC Sunday 22nd August featuring FDSFL Rep Team v Ropley Veterans FC. All Under 13's game as a match opener KO 9-30.

Wednesday 12th May
FDSFL over 45 Rep Team v Alresford FC Vets, 7-30pm ko at Farnham Town FC.

Wednesday 14th April 2021
FDSFL Reps 5 Havant and Waterlooville Legends 3
This eagerly anticipated fixture featured players from Ropley, Farnham, Hambledon, Sandrock, Woking, Tadley Calleva, Holybourne, Milford & Witley and Bourne Blades. As expected they were given a tough game by a strong Havant and Waterlooville Legends line up featuring ex-Arsenal star and UEFA Cup winner Ian Selly playing alongside a host of ex-Conference League Players. Things looked ominous to start with when the legends monopolised possession for the first 10 minutes before the Reps managed to touch the ball.
The Reps soon got in to their stride and went 1 nil up with a goal from Shaun Lyndon (Milford). Selly then showed his class and levelled the score with an audacious chip from 40 yards giving keeper Robbo (Holybourne) no chance. The Reps came back and snatched a 2-1 lead before the break with a goal from Neil Evan (Hambledon). Some enthralling football in the 2nd half saw the scores level at 3-3 with 10 minutes to go before goals from Ropley duo Andy Radcliff and Dan Layton sealed another victory for the FDSFL Rep squad.
Many thanks to Havant & Waterlooville FC for bringing a strong 18 man squad, we look forward to the return encounter in the near future.

Havant & Waterlooville Legends: Neal Spaulding (GK), Chris Ferret, Gary MacDonald, Aaron Cook, Simon Barnard, Brian Wood MC, Mat Jones, Craig Anstey, Ian Selly, Dean Blake, Darren Robson, Dave Town, Matt Pattison, Duncan Leahy & William Martin

Future Pub quiz: Which Rep keeper conceded a goal against Ian Selly, ex Arsenal UEFA Cup Winner?

Wednesday 29th Jan
Match report from Manager Clive Gatcum - A very competitive game played by two teams with the majority of the players over 50. FDSFL found themselves a goal down at half time but Stuart Graham from Popley scored an 80th minute equaliser. The Rep Team was made up with Players from Hammer, Fleet Spurs, Hambledon Res, Farnham, Popley Res, Alton Res, Holybourne Res, Ropley Res, Woking Res, Sandrock, Bourne Blades and Headley and they all did there Club sides and the League proud, well done.

Wednesday 4/12/19
FDSFL Reps 6 Hampshire Police 2
An outstanding performance from the Rep Team with an entertaining 1st half topped with three unanswered goals in a one sided 2nd half. After going a goal down the Reps went into the interval 3-2 up. The FDSFL Team looked particularly strong in the last 30 minutes taking the honours with goals from Stuart Cook, Grant Young and 3 from Adam Greaves. The Team was represented by players from Hambledon, Ropley, Woking, Popley, ROW, Farnham, Rushmoor, Old Wokingham and Bourne Blades with Bourne Blades providing ball boys.

Wednesday 23rd October 2019
Playing a very competitive Gosport side the Reps found themselves 2 goals down in the first 15 minutes before settling down to play some great football. Goals followed from Ross Harwood and Stuart Cook before Adam Gatcum rifled in a third from 40 yards (as taught by his father supposedly) to give the Reps a 3-2 advantage at half time. Gosport weren't finished yet and levelled the scores with a goal 15 minutes in to the second half. With both sides probing Grant Young got the winner for the Reps 10 mins from full time.
Bourne Blades under 12s were mascots and ball boys for this game with Tonni Ricci their manager only showing them how not to tackle, picking up a yellow card in the process.
The Reps were made up of players from Bourne Blades, Farnham, Hambledon, Headley, Hindhead,Popley, Ropley, Row, Woking
and GV SUNS Australia!
Managers Clive Gatcum and Jamie Gowing expressed their admiration and respect for Gosport Borough Veterans FC for a tough match played in the right competitive spirit and congratulated their own Players for an excellent performance. Many thanks to Farnham Town FC for being great hosts providing an excellent pitch and facilities.

Wednesday 9th October 2019
FDSFL REPS 9 PEC Portsmouth 0
Players from Alton, Bourne Blades, Farnham, Hambledon, Headley, Hindhead, Holybourne, Popley, Ropley and Woking played some of the best football played to date by a Reps side giving Managers Clive Gatcum and Jamie Gowing a selection headache for the next game. Credit to all 15 players.

Monday 12th August 2019
Liphook Utd FC 2 4 FDSFL Rep Team
Manager Clive Gatcum reported "Experience beat youth! FDSVETS Reps with players from Headley, Ropley, Hambledon, Farnham, Woking, Popley, Bourne Blades and Row played away at Liphook United. Goals from Grant young (Ropley) x3 and Craig Moore (Headley) gave the Vets a 4-2 win

Tuesday 6th August 2019
Alton Town FC Reserves 8 0 FDSFL Rep Team
In their first pre-season outing a game Veterans Rep Team was outplayed by a talented, well organised and youthful home side at Alton

2nd August 2019
Rep Team News - New Management Team
Dave Hawtin has stepped down from his Management role in the Reps side. The league would like to thank him for his dedication and valuable contribution over the last two years. This year's joint Managers will be Jamie Gowing from Headley Vets and Clive Gatcum

Tuesday 4th December 2018
FDSFL Rep Team (45+) 0 - 2 Hungerford FC Veterans