Whyteleafe are riding the wave of team spirit says boss Fowler

Sutton Guardian:

7:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Boss John Fowler says Whyteleafe are riding the wave of a terrific team spirit as they enter a new era of Ryman Division One South football.

Channel hopping leaves Whyteleafe chairman hopping mad

Sutton Guardian:

2:23pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Whyteleafe chairman Mark Coote says he would rather take his team to Calais or Dieppe than Guernsey on August 13.

PICTURES: Whyteleafe unveil 3G pitch against Kingstonian

Sutton Guardian:

9:57am Monday 21st July 2014

Whyteleafe opened their new 3G pitch with an excellent game against Kingstonian, last season's Ryman Premier League runners up.

Tanners open new Ryman Premier League campaign on home soil

Sutton Guardian:

10:44am Thursday 17th July 2014

Leatherhead will begin a fresh life in the Ryman Premier League at Fetcham Grove against Peacehaven & Telscombe.

Brady: This is the time to be selfish

Sutton Guardian:

7:00am Saturday 12th July 2014

Leatherhead returned to pre-season training last week, with boss Richard Brady telling his players this is the time to be selfish.

AFC Croydon Athletic in race against time to return to 'spiritual home' for new season

Sutton Guardian:

8:42am Tuesday 8th July 2014

The football club formed out of the ashes of Croydon Athletic is to return to the team's "spiritual home" - if it wins a race against time to be ready for the upcoming season.

Tanners changes will serve the club right

Sutton Guardian:

12:36pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

It may be all change at Fetcham Grove in terms of personnel, but Leatherhead boss Richard Brady insists it is in the club’s best interests.

Tanners boss Brady will replace missing stars

Sutton Guardian: Staying put: Jerry Nnamani has committed himself to the Tanners for another season

8:00am Friday 30th May 2014

Leatherhead boss Richard Brady insists the players coming to Fetcham Grove will be good enough to keep the newly-promoted Tanners in the Ryman Premier League.

Teacher Paul keeps it will keep it Real at the Bernabeu

Sutton Guardian: On the big stage: Former Banstead Athletic man Paul Clement will be in the dug-out for the all-Madrid Champions League final this weekend

1:00pm Friday 23rd May 2014

This weekend’s Champions League final may be an all Madrid affair, but a former Sutton teacher will be pulling some of the strings.

Leatherhead’s chairman hails the season when fans came together in the name of... Riding the wave to the top

Sutton Guardian: The way we were: The winter floods almost put paid to Leatherhead’s promotion hopes, but the fears proved unfounded

8:00am Thursday 15th May 2014

When Leatherhead chairman Peter Ashdown surveyed the scene at Fetcham Grove in January, he was knee-deep in flood water.

Brady breaks into happiness as Tanners are spot on for promotion glory

Sutton Guardian: Time to celebrate: Leatherhead will be in the Ryman Premier League next season                SP81226

8:38am Thursday 8th May 2014

It is not often boss Richard Brady allows himself a moment of delight, but even he declared himself “happy” after the Tanners won promotion to the Ryman Premier League.

Cooper: Cup shock can save Blues’ season

Sutton Guardian: Stranger things have happened: Jimmy Cooper is up for the cup

7:00am Sunday 4th May 2014

Met Police boss Jimmy Cooper, right, is looking to next week’s London Senior Cup final to salvage his side’s below-par league campaign.

Walton Casuals boss Hams is itching to get going

Sutton Guardian: Determined: Stags manager Mark Hams 	 Deadlinepix SP82595

1:00pm Friday 2nd May 2014

Walton Casuals boss Mark Hams has revealed he will not sit still this summer as he attempts to make the Stags a Ryman Division One South force to be reckoned with.

Boss Barry wants to make up for a season of disappointment claiming "Beavers can save season"

Sutton Guardian: Defiant in defeat: Beavers captain Stuart Lake defends in his own box in the 2-0 reverse at Carshalton last weekend

11:00am Friday 2nd May 2014

Hampton & Richmond Borough boss Paul Barry has urged his men to erase the memory of a disappointing season with cup glory.

Victorious Leatherhead one win away from the promised land of the Ryman Premier

Sutton Guardian: Happy days: Tom Bradbrook celebrates Tanners third goal, before everyone got nervy                          Deadline Pix: SP84730

9:40am Wednesday 30th April 2014

It was touch and go in the dying moments, but Richard Brady’s Leatherhead are through to Saturday’s final of the Ryman Division One South play-offs.

As Leatherhead prepare for the Ryman League play-offs, Brady insists "What will be, will be"

Sutton Guardian: Heading off to the Channel Islands: Richard Brady and his Leatherhead side

4:30pm Tuesday 29th April 2014

Manager Richard Brady insists the pressure is off his Leatherhead side when they go head-to-head with Guernsey for a place in the Ryman Division One South play-off final.

Ryman League Round Up - Week 36

Sutton Guardian: Finale: Carshalton Athletic's Jason Henry and Stuart Lake of Hampton & Richmond Borough give no quarter on the final day of the season               SP81901

1:25pm Monday 28th April 2014

Leatherhead, Kingstonian and Met Police face big games this week.

Champions Whyteleafe finish the season in fine, fine style

Sutton Guardian: Opener: Sam Clayton got Leafe up and running at Deal on Saturday with the first of seven goals on the Kent coast

10:00am Monday 28th April 2014

Champions Whyteleafe finished the Southern Counties East League season with a 7-3 win at Deal in Kent.

Defender Josue hits the big time at Swindon Town

Sutton Guardian: One for the future: Mitcham’s Josue Antonio links up with Swindon Town boss Mark Cooper

7:00am Sunday 27th April 2014

Mitcham footballer Josue Antonio has beaten almost 6,000 entrants to win a one-year professional contract with Swindon Town.

Howard: Look what Casuals could have done

Sutton Guardian: That was close: Matt Howard was a relieved man over the Easter weekend

9:00am Saturday 26th April 2014

Corinthian Casuals boss Matt Howard will sit down with his team next week to set out plans for next season in a bid to avoid a repeat of this term’s drama.

It’s all about play-offs for Leatherhead

Sutton Guardian: Heading off to the Channel Islands: Richard Brady and his Leatherhead side

8:00am Saturday 26th April 2014

Leatherhead boss Richard Brady wants to end their Ryman Division One South on a winning note, but his focus remains on the play-offs.

Enjoy the moment says Fowler, because Whyteleafe are the champions

Sutton Guardian: Make the most of it: The Whyteleafe players get the promotion party started                       Picture: Chris Layton

10:32am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Whyteleafe are the champions of the Southern Counties East League – and boss John Fowler wants his players to make the most of the moment.

Ryman League Round Up - Week 35

Sutton Guardian: Boss job: Tony Reid enjoys hitting the winner for Walton & Hersham over Worthing on Saturday       SP81843

9:07am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Kingstonian cemented their spot in the play-offs with a 5-1 hammering of Carshalton Athletic at Kingsmeadow on Monday.

Whyteleafe teeter on the edge of promotion as champions

Sutton Guardian: High hopes: John Fowler faces a weekend that could change everything for Whyteleafe                 SP72974

8:00am Friday 18th April 2014

Boss John Fowler is standing on the brink of writing a new chapter in the history of Whyteleafe FC.

Ryman League round up week 34

Sutton Guardian: Bang: Dee Okejie's scores the Ks winner over Lowestoft on Saturday            DeadlinePix: BT84434

8:57am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Kingstonian took another step towards cementing a play-off berth thanks to Dee Okejie’s winner over fellow promotion hopefuls Lowestoft.

Five star - Leatherhead secure home play-off with a stellar demolition of Crawley Down Gatwick

Sutton Guardian: Opener: Tom Parkinson grabbed the first goal in Leatherhead's 5-0 win at Crawley Down Gatwick

12:56pm Monday 14th April 2014

Leatherhead ripped into relegation-threatened Crawley Down Gatwick on Saturday to secure another three points and home advantage in the Ryman Division One South play-off semi- finals.

Tanners boss Brady needs to get the cotton wool out

Sutton Guardian: 30-up: Tom Bradbrook's goals have continued to flow this season, including the winner over Folkestone Invicta on Saturday                      SP81226

8:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

Leatherhead boss Richard Brady is wrapping his star striker in cotton wool ahead of the Ryman Division One South play-offs.

Nine-man Leafe's promotion challenge implodes

Sutton Guardian: Off: Roscoe DSane saw red in Whyteleafe's 1-0 defeat at Corinthian on Tuesday night - as did team-mate Jensen Grant              SP84263

8:03am Wednesday 9th April 2014

Whyteleafe suffered a major setback to their Southern Counties East League promotion challenge after a 1-0 defeat at Corinthian.

Ryman League round up week 33

Sutton Guardian: Sinking feeling: Robins relegation fate starts to become clear after Enfield Town score for the second time at Colston Avenue

11:49am Monday 7th April 2014

Carshalton Athletic were finally put of their misery on Saturday after a 4-1 defeat at home to Enfield Town confirmed relegation to Division One South.

Leafe get back on track in the race for promotion

Sutton Guardian: Goal: Dylan Merchant gets the Whyteleafe opener in Saturday's 3-1 win over Canterbury

10:43am Monday 7th April 2014

Whyteleafe returned to winning ways to open a two-point gap at the top of Southern Counties East League.

Tanners miss out on the Bay

Sutton Guardian: Best chance: Kev Terry stretched the Herne Bay defence on a day that eneded in defeat                 SP78317

9:14am Monday 7th April 2014

Leatherhead’s second trip to north Kent in three days ended in defeat, as Herne Bay scored two unanswered goals at Winch’s Field on Saturday.

Tanners seal a play-off berth thanks to Terry's late late show

Sutton Guardian: Opener: Kev Terry got Leatherhead's first goal against Ramsgate

12:25pm Friday 4th April 2014

A goal in the third minute of stoppage time from Leatherhead striker Kev Terry saw off Whitstable Town 3-2 and cemented a spot in the Ryman Division One South play-offs.

Bradbrook stunner seals the points for Leatherhead

Sutton Guardian: 30-up: Tom Bradbrook's goals have continued to flow this season, including the winner over Folkestone Invicta on Saturday                      SP81226

8:19am Tuesday 1st April 2014

A superb finish from Tom Bradbrook settled a tightly contested match between play-off contenders Leatherhead and Folkestone Invicta at Fetcham Grove on Saturday.

Ryman League round up week 32

Sutton Guardian: Last action hero: Matt Drage hit a last-gasp winner for Kingstonian over Bury Town on Saturday             SP81840

11:02am Monday 31st March 2014

Carshalton Athletic are now rock bottom after a 1-0 defeat at Hendon condemned them to a third consecutive reverse.

Boss insists Stags not in play-off challenge

Sutton Guardian: Double: Liam Collins scored two against Crawley Down Gatwick on Saturday	 SP83872

9:00am Saturday 29th March 2014

Walton Casuals boss Mark Hams has scotched any talk of a Ryman Division One South play-off surge.

Casuals revival has boss Matt Howard dreaming of survival through cleansheets

Sutton Guardian: All Smiles (from left): Jamie Byatt, Steve Goddard and Dave Hodges celebrate Goddard’s strike against Redhill on Tuesday 	Picture: Stuart Tree

9:00am Friday 28th March 2014

Nevermind striker Jamie Byatt’s goals, Corinthian Casuals boss Matt Howard believe cleansheets are key to his side’s survival hopes.

FA's 3G decision was "inevitable" say Sutton United and Carshalton Athletic chairmen

Sutton Guardian: 3G is the future: Robins chairman Paul Dipre called the FA's decision to allow 3G pitches into all rounds of the FA Cup as "inevitable"

9:00am Friday 28th March 2014

Sutton United chairman Bruce Elliott reckons it is a matter of when, not if, 3G pitches are permitted in the Conference and Football League.

Bradbrook treble buries Eastbourne Town

Sutton Guardian: Hat-trick man: Tom Bradbrook now has 29 league goals

12:33pm Thursday 27th March 2014

Tom Bradbrook scored his first hat-trick for Leatherhead on Wednesday night as they ripped apart the Ryman Division One South whipping boys Eastbourne Town 5-0 at Fetcham Grove.

Three more valuable points in Whyteleafe's race for the Ryman League

Sutton Guardian: Third and final: Jason Thompson hit Leafe's clincher in the 3-2 win at Greenwich Borough

8:14am Wednesday 26th March 2014

Whyteleafe extended their lead at the top of the Southern Counties East League to nine points with a hard-fought victory at Greenwich Borough.

Whyteleafe boss Fowler is too wily to talk promotion just yet

Sutton Guardian: High-fliers: Louis Hollingworth in action for the Leafe in the 7-2 win over Fisher at the weekend

2:40pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

Whyteleafe may be in the hot seat for promotion out of the Southern Counties East League, but boss John Fowler is too wily to get carried away.

Ryman League round up week 31

Sutton Guardian: Tough day: Jordan Wilson's Robins were on the wrong end of a 4-0 scoreline at home to Thamesmead Town

Carshalton Athletic’s plight at the wrong end of the table worsened on Saturday after a 4-0 defeat at home to fellow strugglers Thamesmead Town.

Whyteleafe in seventh heaven to sink Fisher

Sutton Guardian: Goal man: Taylor Smith bags the sixth Leafe strike on Saturday

9:42am Monday 24th March 2014

Whyteleafe extended their lead at the top of the Southern Counties East League to seven points after a convincing 7-2 win against Fisher.

Eisa does it for Leatherhead to dismantle the Brickies

Sutton Guardian: Winner: Mohamed Eisa bagged the winner for Leatherhead over Sittingbourne on Saturday

9:13am Monday 24th March 2014

Mohamed Eisa’s coolly executed 74th minute goal proved decisive, as Leatherhead edged a scrappy encounter 1-0 against Sittingbourne on Saturday.

Tanners fall further behind the leaders after Hythe nick the points

Sutton Guardian: Beaten: Tanners goalkeeper Deren Ibrahim

11:17am Thursday 20th March 2014

Leatherhead's miserable March continued as the Ryman Division One South play-off contenders went down to a fourth defeat in six matches.

Four-some - Leafe continue their dominance at the top

Sutton Guardian: Final flourish: Greg Andrews, here in the green of Leatherhead, bagged the fourth goal last night in the green of Whyteleafe              SP63604

8:05am Wednesday 19th March 2014

Whyteleafe extended their lead at the top of Southern Counties East League with a comfortable 4-0 win over Sevenoaks - the only side to have beaten Leafe in the league this season.

Ryman League round up week 30

Sutton Guardian: Double: Bobby Price hit two goals in the Robins' 4-1 win at Grays Athletic on Saturday

4:38pm Monday 17th March 2014

The biggest result of the weekend belonged to Carshalton Athletic who, after just one win in 12 outings, hammered Grays Athletic 4-1 in their own back yard.

Whyteleafe hit three to stay three points ahead of their rivals

Sutton Guardian: Winners: Three is the magic number for Leafe boss John Fowler

12:22pm Monday 17th March 2014

Whyteleafe remain three points clear at the top of the Southern Counties East League after a comfortable 3-0 win over Lordswood.

Tanners cross Three Bridges thanks to a second half reshuffle

Sutton Guardian: On target: Tom Bradbrook hit two more goals in the 3-1 win over Redhill to bring his season's league tally to 24

11:09am Monday 17th March 2014

Leatherhead returned to winning ways in Ryman Division One South after a 2-1 win over Three Bridges on Saturday.

Ryman League round up week 29

Sutton Guardian: All over: The fourth and final nail goes into the Corinthian Casuals coffin in a 4-0 home defeat to Hythe Town                 KT83614

3:24pm Monday 10th March 2014

Andre McCollin scored his first goal in eight games to fire Kingstonian to a 2-1 win at Margate, and keep their play-off hopes alive.

Former Tanners hero Hutchings sends Leatherhead home packing

Sutton Guardian: Old friends: Former Leatherhead favourite Tommy Hutchings scored two and set up one as Merstham dented the Tanners automatic promotion hopes

9:17am Monday 10th March 2014

Former Leatherhead striker Tommy Hutchings delivered the goods for Merstham on Saturday, scoring twice against his old club before setting up the home side’s winning goal.








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