Welcome to the Balham Blazers F.C. website. Balham Blazers is a football club based in South London with age group teams that play in the Tandridge League and the London County Saturday Youth Football League. The club was formed in 2001. For the League Season 2014/2015 we will have an Under 17 team, an Under 16 team, two Under 14 teams, two Under 13 teams, three Under 12 teams and an Under 11 team playing in the Tandridge League and two Under 10 teams, an Under 9 team and an Under 8 team playing in the London County Saturday Youth Football League. We also have an open age, First team, Balham FC, playing in the Surrey Elite Intermediate Football League, a Balham FC Youth (Under 18) team playing in the Southern Youth League and a Womens team, Balham Panthers FC, playing the Greater London Womens Football League.
For further information on Balham Blazers F.C. and our age group teams please check out the different sections of our website. Tweets by @BalhamBlazers
DAY AT THE RACES FRIDAY 23rd JANUARY •
7-9:30pm St Mary Magdalene Church Hall on Trinity Road
(opposite Trinity Fields playing fields). MORE...
Jack Petchey October Award It was the turn of the Under 12 Youth to nominate a player for the Jack Petchey Award in October. Marco Gagnier was the outright winner with his teammates recognising his commitment to training. MORE...
Vega Heads Home Players and coaches said adios amigo and muchas gracias to goalkeeping coach, Jose Miguel Vega, on Tuesday November 11th, following his last session with the First Team and Youth Team keepers. MORE...
Football Focus Fiddes Anyone of a Balham bent who was watching the BBC's Football Focus on Saturday November 8th, which came on FA Cup first round day from Weston Super Mare FC, may have spotted that pundit, Jason Roberts, sitting alongside Mark Lawrenson in the home club's changing room, was perched on a bench in front of a Fiddes shirt. MORE...
Robin Gets Clocked Most people get a clock when they retire but 26 year old Robin Shroot has just got one as player of the year. MORE...
Remembrance All BBFC teams observed a minutes silence on Remembrance Sunday November 9th, in honour of fallen service personnel.
Our Man In China U16 player, Arthur Fordham, proudly wore the swanky new BBFC black training top on a recent school trip, sitting on the Great Wall of China.
Ibrahim Sets Record Ibrahim Olutade has become the first ever BBFC player to score goals for three different Balham teams in the same week. Further information.
First Jack Petchey Award Winner Tane Stappard was the first player to receive the inaugural Jack Petchey Acheivement Award. Further information.
First Camp The first BBFC Half Term Camp of the season, in the last week of October, was a great success, with players from U8-U14 attending. Further information.
Flying The Flag Whilst the BBFC Half Term Campers gathered on Clapham Common, Tom and Jack Appleton flew the flag for BBFC in Dubai, both running and doing exceptionally well in a 4k event. Further information.
New Physio We are delighted to welcome Katy Andriou to BBFC as a new volunteer physiotherapist. Katy graduated in 2013 from the University of Essex and started volunteering with us in September 2014. Further information.
World Cup Wall Having managed to keep it on show for three months after the World Cup, BBFC General Manager, Greg Cruttwell's World Cup Wall finally came down on Sunday October 25th. Further information.
Shroot The Viking Having left these shores for a new challenge, after spells at Birmingham City and Stevenage, ex BBFC Coach, Robin Shroot, is now playing for Il Hodd in Norway. Further information.
Friendly Derby After a season off whilst they were in separate divisions it was time, once again, for the BBFC U14 Colts and Eagles to stage their "Friendly Derby" when they met in the Tandridge A division on Sunday. Further information.
Arsenal Anna We are delighted to see and hear that Anna Prawer is doing very well at the Arsenal FC Academy. Further information.
Balham Joins Jack Petchey Achievement Award Scheme Balham Blazers are pleased to announce they have been selected to be part of the Jack Petchey Achievement Award scheme. Further information.
BBFC Club Policy 2014-2015 Download a copy of the club policy. It is important that all players and parents read it. Download document.
Black Training Tops Black training tops have now arrived. Order yours via Zoe Appleton before 31st July to have for the start of the season........Further information.
Sunday November 16
Panthers v London Phoenix 1-2
U17 v Selsdon Junior FC 3-2
U16 v Whyteleafe Youth 3-3
U14 Eagles v Lewisham 7-1 -Cup
U14 Colts v Long Lane 4-1 -Cup
U13 Colts v West Wickham 6-1 -Cup
U12 Colts v Selsdon Junior 4-1
U12 Youth v Warren Pumas 5-2 -Cup
U11 v FC Jean Te Le FC 4-0
Saturday November 15 Firsts v Ripley 5-6 (AET) -Cup
U10 Eagles v Lambeth Tigers 0-2
U9 Colts v Club Santacruzense 5-2
U8 Colts v Greenhouse Colts 2-2