The opening league fixture of the season saw an entertaining A26 Derby. Despite lots of early pressure the Wells failed to capitalise and when the Crows broke against the run of play Steve Lawrence was lucky not to see red when he came out one on one and brought down Sam Carrington who converted the resulting penalty on 19mins The Wells faithful had to wait until the 83min when after a series of corners and pressure the Crow resolve was finally broken when Will Jagger bundled into his own net.
The Wells wrapped up their pre season winning 4-2 against Hildenborough.
Goals from Ian Parsons, Ehis Izokun, Tom Bryant and Hooley Cornell saw an entertaining game marred by an early injury to new signing Elyon Marshall-Katung. Everyone at TWFC wishes a Elyon a speedy recovery.
Next up for The Wells is the league opener against A26 rivals Crowborough on Saturday. Kick Off 3pm
TWFC are delighted to announce that Bar Trend have agreed to act as hosts to Tunbridge Wells Football Club fans before the A26 derby. To find out the location of Bar Trend please use the link http://www.bartrend.co.uk The bar will be open at 11:00am.
More details of Operation 200 will be announced shortly.
An Own goal from the Westfield centre back after some good build up play from the Wells was cancelled out by some equally good football from the visitors who's Winger skipped passed two challenges and delivered a ball across goal for the equaliser for a tap in saw the 2nd pre season game at the Culvereden end in a 1-1 draw.
The Wells face Hildenborough at The Culverden on Tuesday 4th August. Kick Off 7.45pm
The First Pre Season game at the Culverden saw a spirited display from the home side who more than matched their Ryman South Opponents.
Joe Fuller opened the scoring on 39mins and gave the Wells a deserved half time lead.
6 mins into the 2nd half and Jake Beecroft showed the South Stand exactly what they'll be missing next season with a trademark curling free kick to level the game.
Next up The Wells entertain Westfield of the Southern Combination League at the Culverden on Tuesday night, 7.45pm Kick Off and free admission for all.
Chris Seenan has joined Ryman Sourh side Whitstable Town.
Chris joined The Wells during the 13/14 season having moved to Tunbridge Wells from his hometown Glasgow. He instantly became a south stand favourite with demolition jobs on Deal and Rochester. Scoring 4 and 5 goals in those games.
Everyone at TWFC wishes Chris all the best at his new club.
The Club is pleased to announce that they have added an additional friendly match. On Tuesday July 28th we will entertain Westfield FC at the Culverden. Kick off will be 7:45pm
As this is an additional game the Club is pleased to announce that there will be no admission charges for this game.
Saturday sees the first pre season game at the Culverden as we welcome Sittingbourne and some familiar faces back to the Royal town. Plying their trade in the Ryman South. The Brickies who finished 12th last season are managed by former Wells centre half Nick Davis and also have former Wells players Harry Smith and Jake Beecroft in their ranks.
Sittingbourne have enjoyed a successful pre season winning all of their 5 games so far scoring an impressive 17 goals and conceding 9.
Last time out they put Erith Town to the sword winning 7-2 away.
The Wells came away with the local bragging rights in an entertaining pre season friendly at Jockey Farm.
A tale of to halves The Wells went into half time losing 1-0 despite impressive displays from Andy Irvine, Jason Barton and Lee Radford.
With Steve Lawrence the only Wells player to play the full 90mins,Joe Fuller soon equalised placing his shot passed the opposing keeper after good work down the left flank.
The Wells sealed the victory when trialist Nick Graham finished off a deft move and sent the away fans home happy.