Grays Athletic secure FA Cup progress with replay success at Harlow Town

Thurrock Gazette: New College expect to know by next month whether or not they will be competing in the FA Cup in 2014/15

3:41pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

GRAYS Athletic booked a home tie with Hastings United after a high-scoring replay at Harlow Town.

Ex-Grays man Chris Benjamin signs for Billericay Town

Thurrock Gazette:

12:46pm Thursday 31st July 2014

STRIKER Chris Benjamin has joined Billericay Town from Grays Athletic.

Jay Leader u-turn leaves East Thurrock in a spin

Thurrock Gazette: Jay Leader (number four) has signed for East Thurrock United. PIC: MIKEY CARTWRIGHT/PONDEROSA PICS

11:59pm Saturday 5th July 2014

JAY Leader has made an astonishing u-turn and joined Grays Athletic..having signed for East Thurrock only weeks ago.

FA draws: South Essex sides learn fate in FA competitions

Thurrock Gazette: New College expect to know by next month whether or not they will be competing in the FA Cup in 2014/15

3:00pm Friday 4th July 2014

ESSEX’s non-league clubs have learned their fate in the early rounds of the FA competitions.

Grays Athletic welcome Jody Brown as manager after he quits Heybridge Swifts

Thurrock Gazette: Jody Brown has joined Grays Athletic to 'further his career'

8:47pm Friday 27th June 2014

JODY Brown has left his post as Heybridge Swifts manager to join Ryman Premier League side Grays Athletic.

Mill Field defeat for Grays Athletic

Thurrock Gazette: Blues boss Andy Swallow

10:49am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

GRAYS were well beaten at home by struggling Thamesmead, whose late season rally appears to have come too late to save them from the drop.

Grays Athletic ruin Wealdstone's party day

Thurrock Gazette: Blues boss Andy Swallow

10:55am Wednesday 16th April 2014

BLUES gained a valuable point from their encounter with Wealdstone on Saturday.

Grays Athletic share points with Wealdstone

Thurrock Gazette: Blues boss Andy Swallow

11:33am Monday 14th April 2014

BLUES gained a valuable point from their encounter with Wealdstone on Saturday.

Blues are kicking themselves

Thurrock Gazette: Blues boss Andy Swallow

12:18pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Harrow 2

Blues suffer loss

Thurrock Gazette: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

9:40am Thursday 3rd April 2014

Grays 1

Johnson has suspension ruling cut to nine months

Thurrock Gazette: Lamar Johnson in action for Grays [Pic Mikey Cartwright]

9:14am Thursday 3rd April 2014

NON LEAGUE: GRAYS Athletic goalkeeper Lamar Johnson has had his year-long ban from football reduced to nine months. The Blues stopper was suspended from all ‘footballing activity’ until January 1, 2015, and was fined £550 for an incident after a Ryman Premier League match against Bury Town last September.

Grays suffer heavy home defeat

Thurrock Gazette: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

2:00pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

Grays 1

Reshuffle works for Grays Athletic

Thurrock Gazette: Blues boss Andy Swallow

10:00am Wednesday 12th March 2014

Lewes 0

Keeper's appeal is turned down by FA

Thurrock Gazette: Lamar Johnson in action

9:23am Thursday 6th March 2014

GRAYS ATHLETIC: GRAYS stopper Lamar Johnson says he doesn’t know what the future holds after he failed to overturn a one-year footballing ban.

Grays Athletic under the cosh

9:07am Thursday 27th February 2014

Ryman Premier

Tough night for Grays

Thurrock Gazette: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

6:00pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

Grays 0,

Clinical first half show from Canvey floors Grays

Thurrock Gazette: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

9:41am Monday 24th February 2014

RYMAN PREMIER: A CLINICAL first half performance from Canvey Island ensured they came out of this Essex derby on top.

Frustration for Ryan Kirby's Blues

Thurrock Gazette: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

9:02am Wednesday 19th February 2014

GRAYS ATHLETIC: WITH the pitch at Chatham’s Sports Ground ground having recovered significantly enough from the wet and stormy weekend weather, Grays Athletic were all set to play just their fourth competitive game of 2014 – until a floodlight failure led to the match being postponed.

Grays Athletic keeper appeals against FA's unprecedented ban

Thurrock Gazette: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

5:00pm Wednesday 29th January 2014

NON LEAGUE: THE Grays Athletic goalkeeper who was banned from football for a year has officially appealed against the Football Association’s controversial decision.

Nine man Grays struggle

10:47am Thursday 16th January 2014

Grays 0,

Tenants beat landlords in fiery Thurrock cup derby

Thurrock Gazette: Joao Carlos equalises for Grays on Tuesday night [Pic: Peter Jackson]

10:35am Thursday 16th January 2014

GRAYS Athletic advanced to the quarter finals of the Robert Dyas League Cup at Aveley's expense on Tuesday night, winning the battle of the tenants vs the landlords 2-1 at Mill Field.

Grays on the rack

3:00pm Wednesday 18th December 2013

NON LEAGUE: GRAYS Athletic endured a painful 4-1 defeat at the hands of Suffolk side Leiston at the weekend.

Kirby delight at Grays success

10:00am Wednesday 11th December 2013

Grays Athletic 2

Kirby vindicated as Blues defensive turnaround starts to reap reward

Thurrock Gazette: Joao Carlos takes Blues' penalty

11:40am Monday 9th December 2013

AFTER watching his side keep their fourth clean sheet on the bounce, Ryan Kirby was left feeling rightly vindicated.

Grays have too much for Hampton

3:00pm Wednesday 4th December 2013

Hampton & Richmond 0,

Grays Teens have chance at glory

4:00am Thursday 28th November 2013

GRAYS Athletic’s young guns are one game away from a dream FA Cup clash with Chelsea’s £15million under 18s side at Stamford Bridge.

It's a point to Grays Athletic

10:13pm Tuesday 26th November 2013

Grays 0

Grays sent crashing oput of teh FA Trophy

10:13am Wednesday 20th November 2013

FA TROPHY: GRAYS were sent crashing out of the Trophy with a dismal display in Bury.

Former Blues star shows his worth

1:57pm Wednesday 13th November 2013

GRAYS ATHLETIC: WEST Ham United – who lost 3-1 to Norwich City on Saturday – were punished by a man fans of football in Thurrock know only too well.

Grays Athletic turned down by Callander

1:52pm Wednesday 13th November 2013

GOAL king Luke Callander has turned down the opportunity to go to Grays Athletic. He does not wish to leave his current club Heybridge Swifts. Callander, the top scorer in the Ryman League last season, had the chance to “double his money” at Grays Athletic.

Popular defender Junior Baker could leave Blues

7:19pm Saturday 19th October 2013

JUNIOR Baker could be on his way out of Grays Athletic after being left out of the squad to face Herne Bay.

FA Trophy replay beckons for below-par Blues

5:37pm Saturday 19th October 2013

Grays Athletic 1, Herne Bay 1

New boss pleased as Grays Ath make it two wins from two games

12:43am Thursday 15th August 2013

Grays Athletic 3, Leiston 2 RYAN Kirby said he couldn’t ask for any more after seeing his Grays Athletic side make it two wins in their first two Ryman Premier League games.

Grays Athletic prepare for weekend of double destiny

Thurrock Gazette: Hayrettin looks on as Flynn plays the ball [Pic: Mikey Cartwright]

1:11pm Friday 12th April 2013

LEE FLYNN, the Grays Athletic captain, has said Blues are oozing confidence as they prepare for a season defining weekend that could see them become league and cup champions.

Grays breathing down Maldon necks after derby win

12:09pm Wednesday 20th March 2013

IT’S ALWAYS a sweet feeling winning a derby. But for Grays Athletic the feeling was even sweeter than normal.

Last gasp goal keeps Grays in the title hunt

1:12pm Wednesday 6th March 2013

By CHRIS JONES at Oakside

Blues close in on league leaders with win over Brentwood

1:04am Wednesday 27th February 2013

Brentwood Town 0 - 1 Grays Athletic

Grays Athletic triumph over rampant Aveley

12:01pm Wednesday 20th February 2013

Aveley 0, Grays Athletic 1

Under-fire Heyrettin pours scorn on players and referee as Cheshunt thump Grays

6:58pm Sunday 6th January 2013

Under-pressure Grays boss angry at goal-keeper, defender and referee in big defeat

Hawks beat Blues in FA Trophy replay

12:04pm Wednesday 31st October 2012


Dazzling second half showing sees Blues shoot down Hawks

12:51am Tuesday 23rd October 2012


Tilbury and Grays Athletic ready to do battle at Chadfields

1:25am Friday 12th October 2012

IT’S MORE than 26-years since Grays Athletic beat Tilbury at Chadfields but that’s a run Blues are ready to bring to an end, according to skipper Lee Flynn.

Classy Grays crush hapless Heybridge

Thurrock Gazette: Joe Sweeney gives Grays the lead after 14 minutes

1:06am Wednesday 19th September 2012

HAKAN Heyrettin, the Grays boss, called his side's victory over Heybridge Swifts "unbelieveable", claiming it to be "the best performance ever" from any side he's managed.

Blues cruise to win over Brentwood

Thurrock Gazette: Jack West scores Grays' fourth in 4-1 win over Brentwood [Pic: Mikey Cartwright]

9:53am Wednesday 22nd August 2012


Campaign kicks-off for Thurrock's non-league teams

12:48am Sunday 19th August 2012

THURROCK'S non-league football sides kickstarted their Ryman league campaigns yesterday, as temperatures soared to their highest of the year.

Grays beat the Hammers in first game at Rush Green

2:07pm Saturday 21st July 2012

LEE Flynn fired Grays Athletic to victory over Premier League side West Ham, before hailing the Blues fans for their work in getting ground ready.

Live Grays Athletic vs West Ham United

7:44pm Friday 20th July 2012

Grays Athletic vs West Ham United LIVE from Rush Green.

Grays win appeal

9:46am Monday 21st June 2010

FOOTBALL: GRAYS Athletic have successfully won their appeal to the F.A to play in the RymanPremier.

Are Grays Athletic facing Essex Senior future?

3:00pm Wednesday 19th May 2010

BASILDON United are the latest club to be linked to a groundshare with Grays Athletic.

Sunshine, crowds and a win in Grays Athletic's last game at Bridge Road

10:22am Monday 26th April 2010

FOOTBALL: A total of 940 fans paid an emotional goodbye to football at Grays Athletic’s New Rec ground after 120 years.

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