Sports Club Of The Year
Balham FC/Balham Blazers FC were honoured
and delighted to be named Sports Club Of The
Year, for an unprecedented third time, at the
2016 Active Wandsworth Sports Awards, held
in the Civic Suite at Wandsworth Town Hall on
Friday February 10th. MORE...
London Cup Final
Many congratulations to our U16 Eagles who
are through to the London Cup Final, the
Champions League of Youth football. MORE...
11s On Fire At Motspur Park
Our U11s gave an excellent account of
themselves when they went to Motspur Park
on Wednesday February 8th for a 9v9 friendly
against Fulham’s Academy U10s. MORE...
Panthers Need Keepers
Our women’s team, Balham Panthers FC, who
play in the Greater London Women’s Football
League on Sundays and train on Wednesdays,
are looking for new goalkeepers. MORE...
While visiting family in Kenya this Christmas,
U16 Eagles player, Matthew McDowell, visited
an orphanage with a charity donating
Christmas presents, food and water to the
staff and children. MORE...
The first fundraising open age Balham FC
6-a-side tournament of the year takes place
at Chestnut Grove School on Friday March
Balham FC Football Academy Programme
Why not sign up to the new exciting Balham
FC Under 18 College Programme
in partnership with St Francis Xavier 6th form
college in Wandsworth. MORE...
Annual Club Quiz Night
4th March 2017. 7.30pm Kick off, at St Mary Magdalene Church Hall opposite Trinity Fields. Price: £12.50 Including a Curry. MORE...
Sports Club Of The Year
We are delighted to announce that Balham FC
/Balham Blazers FC has been nominated as
Sports Club of the Year for 2016 at the Active
Wandsworth Sports Awards on Friday February
First Pro In USA
We are delighted to announce that former
BBFC age group and first team player, Joe
Holland, was the 10th pick of the 2017 MLS
Super Draft MORE...
Anyone who has been watching the
Premiership football on BT Sport since
Christmas will probably have seen an advert
for Score Hero! starring a number Balham FC
and Balham Blazers FC players at half time.
2016 FootGolf Open
It was the day of the goalkeeper at the 2nd
annual Balham FC FootGolf Open held at
Addington Court Golf Centre on December
End Of Term Report
Thankfully it’s been another excellent first
term for the senior section of the club, Balham
FC and the age group section, Balham Blazers
BFC Christmas Game
Despite the fact that a large number of players
past and present are currently injured or away
for the holidays it was great, as always, to see
many familiar faces back home for the annual
See The Big Boys Play
Why not come and see the Balham FC First
team play in 2017. Home league and cup
matches in the Combined Counties League
Division One kick off at 3pm on Saturdays at
The Wibbandune Stadium. MORE...
Monday December 19th was an extremely
proud an historic day for BBFC as Fabio
Carvalho became the first player from our
club to play internationally for England.
Players Across The Pond
Balham has a number of players at university
in the USA on four year “soccer” scholarships.
Please see the article below on Joe Holland,
who is achieving great things at the highly
rated Hofstra University. MORE...
First Term Uni Boys
It’s great to hear that the latest batch of
Balham players who started at university in
September are already making a considerable
impression on the green baize at their
respective places of learning. MORE...
ISFA National Squad
We are proud to say that there were three
BBFC players in the Independent Schools
Football Association National Under 16 squad,
who played friendlies against Nottingham
Forest and Chesterfield at St George’s Park in
Youth Module 3
As a result of being a Nike Partner Club we
were delighted to see another three of our
coaches get invited to the English Football
Association’s national centre at St Georges
Park to do their Youth Module 3 Course.
FFC v BBFC
Two BBFC age group teams have been in to
play Fulham Academy teams at Motspur Park
this term as part of our on going partnership
with the Category 1 Academy Club. MORE...
Sam Arbuckle, who played at BBFC from aged
8-15, signed this season as an Under 16 at
Jack Petchey Latest
Balham Blazers are delighted to still be part
of the Jack Petchey Award scheme where
each month a player gets chosen by their
teammates to win the award and receive £250
to spend on their squad. MORE...
Jack Petchey Awards Scheme
Balham Blazers are delighted to be part of the
Jack Petchey Foundation Gold Scheme. This
means we have 9 awards to present each year
to players who demonstrate good
sportsmanship, leadership or commitment to
Fiddes Plays Real Madrid
Former BBFC Youth team player, Alec Fiddes,
who recently graduated from Bristol
University, swapped pre season at Balham to
sign for Amorebieta in the Spanish League in
Fulham Academy Boys
Former BBFC Players Fabio “Fabs” Carvalho
and Sam “Xavi” Arbuckle are both doing
extremely well in the Fulham Academy.
BBFC Bursary Scheme Donations
As part of the club's inclusive approach, we
believe that it is very important to offer full or
part bursaries to players selected to play for
the club who can't afford all or part of the
Nike Partner Club
We are delighted to announce that Balham
Blazers FC have been invited by Nike to
become a Nike Partner Club. Very few clubs
nationally are offered this prestigious
opportunity and we have agreed a three year
deal which offers our club many benefits. MORE...
BPFC Needs You
Balham Panthers FC are looking to add
committed, talented female players aged 16+
to the newest squad at Balham FC. MORE...