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First Division fixtures released!


The First Division 2022/23 season fixtures have now been released!

The campaign kicks off on Saturday 6th August with 8 games, all of which kick-off at 3pm.

August ends with the first stage of the FA Vase but many eyes will be drawn to our first ever ‘Groundhop UK’ weekend at the beginning of October.

Starting and Punjab United on Friday night and ending at Tunbridge Wells on Sunday afternoon the 6 fixtures are sure to bring a lot of attention on the league and large crowds into the grounds. It will include 2 matches featuring First Division teams.

We have fixtures on Boxing Day and various Bank Holidays with the standard season coming to an end on Saturday 15th April. Play-offs will take place in the following week.


Opening Day

Saturday 6th August

AFC Whyteleafe v Faversham SF

Croydon v Kent Football Utd

Greenways v Bermondsey Town

Larkfield & NH v Meridian VP

Lydd Town v Tooting Bec

Rochester United v SC Thamesmead

Snodland Town v FC Elmstead

Staplehurst Mon v Bridon Ropes


Groundhop UK

Friday 7th October

Punjab United v Stansfeld

Saturday 8th October

Staplehurst Monarchs v Rochester Utd

Bearsted v Fisher

Larkfield & New Hythe v Greenways

Sunday 9th October

Rusthall v K Sports

Tunbridge Wells v Lordswood


Boxing Day

Monday 26th December

Faversham SF v Staplehurst Mon

Forest Hill v FC Elmstead

Larkfield & NH v Kent Football Utd

Meridian VP v Bermondsey Town


Final Day

Saturday 15th April

AFC Whyteleafe v Snodland Town

Bermondsey Town v FC Elmstead

Bridon Ropes v Croydon

Faversham SF v SC Thamesmead

Greenways v Rochester United

Larkfield & NH v Forest Hill Park

Lewisham Borough v Staplehurst

Lydd Town v Meridian VP

Tooting Bec v Kent Football Utd


The full fixture release can be found here