BUFC Announcement: Changes in the club

Biggleswade United are delighted to announce the appointment of Emilio Gutierrez and Alex Salvador as  coaches of the first team following the departure of Jimmy Martin to Watford FC. Both coaches, despite their youth, have experience at both Academy and senior level in Spain and both have taken the bold step of coming to England […]

Balague on Biggleswade – 2nd November 2018

A scrappy, but hard fought and very welcome 1-0 win against Hadley keeps our League Challenge Trophy hopes alive and we now look forward to a third round match against Bovington from the Hemel Hempstead area in early December. But everything comes at a price, with success in cup competitions causing an inevitable fixture backlog, […]

Balague on Biggleswade – 26th October 2018

My attempts this week to write my column for a Spanish newspaper on Real Madrid’s performance against Viktoria Plzen were not helped by the fact that I was trying to watch Real Madrid on television while simultaneously watching our win against Biggleswade FC on my iPad. The problem was that  I couldn’t keep my eyes […]

Balague on Biggleswade – 19th October 2018

While watching England pull off a massive shock in Seville this week, defeating Spain 3-2, it occurred to me that the word ‘bravery’ is a much used – and abused – term when analysing performances in games. For people who like their football of the ‘blood and thunder’, ‘take no prisoners’ variety, the word  implies  […]