Vagabonds 2-2 Jetro

Reasons to be cheerful Parts 1,2 AND 3 I was at my regular Thursday afternoon séance the other Thursday (funnily enough) and whilst I was in the throws of discussing the ins and outs of Hydrangea cultivation with my Granda, was rather rudely interrupted by Ian Dury, of the Blockheads fame, childhood polio victim and [...]

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Vagabonds 2-1 Syu Syu Aoyama

A hard fought victory which leaves us needing one point in our final game against Jetro next week to secure promotion to the TML1. If our rivals for the title, the Barbarians drop points then a victory will see us crowned champions. Fingers crossed, come on you Musketeers!

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BFC Tokyo 4-1 Geckoes

The BFC beat the Geckoes 4-1 and in doing so climbed out of the TML1 relegation zone. With one match left to play, a point against the Panthers will see them secure their division 1 status for another year.

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Vagabonds 1-1 Geckoes ( 15-16 Pens.)

We – the Vagabonds- narrowly lost the plate final succumbing by 15 penalties to 16 after taking the game to our opponents for most of the match. After making our way to the ground in what were beautiful conditions the word on the street was that the Geckoes had had to register some new players [...]

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BFC Tokyo 4-0 Sala

An emphatic win against relegation rivals, Sala FC, has left the first team with their destiny still in their own hands in their quest to avoid dropping out  of the top division.

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Vagabonds 2-2 Albion Oldboys

We came from 2 goals down to secure a point and leave us with a slim chance of winning the title. We need both the Oldboys and Barbarians to drop points for us to be crowned champions.

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Vagabonds 2-3 Barbarians

We- the Vags- lost to the Barbarians in the cruelest of fashions conceding  the decisive goal with the very last kick of a  match played in the sweltering heat at Komaba Sub ground. The result handed the initiative to our opponents who leapfrogged us up into second place. A draw would have kept them below us [...]

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Vagabonds 6-0 Musketeers

 Warning: No jokes or funny bits in this match report. We – the Vagabonds- beat the Musketeers 6-0 on Sunday at Fukuda Denshi on an extremely rainsoaked and waterlogged pitch. The result put us back up to second in the table with just four games remaining and also consigned the Musketeers to relegation- sweet revenge for [...]

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Vagabonds 2-1 Saitama Jets. Plate Semi-final

When Push Comes to Shove   A strange chu-hi and ichibanshibori fuelled discussion on the way home – is there any difference between the headlining verbs (or nouns if you want)? It petered out pretty quickly and then back to the usual post match train journey homewards stuff………..Graham ventured that Tolstoy got a bit grumpy [...]

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