Premier Division

Hollands & Blair – Summer Updates


Updates from Hollands & Blair ahead of the 2024/25 season start…


“As we look forward to the forthcoming 2024-25 campaign, Hollands & Blair are happy to announce boss Luke Jessup’s first summer signings, they are former Chatham Town team-mates Ryan Hayes (left)) and George Sheminant (right).”
“Former Dartford legend Hayes was at Phoenix Sports last season while left-sided defender Sheminant was playing for our league rivals Whitstable Town.”


“Hollands & Blair boss Luke Jessup has continued to build his squad ahead of the 2024-25 Presence & Co SCEFL Premier Division campaign.
Two more new faces, wideman Gus Barnes and forward Jordan Wells, have arrived this week having played for Whitstable Town and Snodland Town respectively.
They join fellow summer signings Ryan Hayes, George Monger, Ashley Sains and George Sheminant at the Star Meadow Sports Complex.”



A full list of pre-season games have been arranged, against a variety of opposition at home and away, which could see a number of familiar faces involved.

There are friendlies against a Gillingham XI plus sides from the Isthmian League South East Division, the SCEFL Division One, the Southern Combination Football League Premier Division and Kent County Football League Premier all of which start on Saturday July 6.

Saturday July 6 – Herne Bay v Hollands & Blair 
Winch’s Field- 3:00pm

Tuesday July 9 – Hollands & Blair v Gillingham XI
Star Meadow Sports Complex – 7:45pm

Saturday July 13 – Faversham StrikeForce v Hollands & Blair
Aquatherm Stadium – 3.30pm

Tuesday July 16 – Hollands & Blair v Ashford United
Star Meadow Sports Complex – 7:45pm

Saturday July 20 – Hollands & Blair v Crawley Down Gatwick
Star Meadow Sports Complex – 3:00pm

Tuesday July 23 – Hollands & Blair v Ashford FC
Star Meadow Sports Complex – 7:45pm


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