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Rooks hold firm to force another FA Cup replay

A rear-guard action and some last-minute defending heroics ensures that the Rooks get another bite of the cherry against Kings Langley on Wednesday night

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Book your place on the bus to Kings Langley

Book your place on the coach to Kings Langley this weekend

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Enfield Town star in The Late Show as the spoils are shared at The Pan

Two goals from Enfield Town substitute Billy Bricknell late in the game see the visitors grab a share of the points in an entertaining game at The Dripping Pan

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Boro pay the penalty as the Rooks progress

It took a penalty shoot-out to seperate the two sides after another humdinger in the FA Cup at The Pan

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Honours even in the FA Cup at Farnborough

An exciting Emirates FA Cup tie saw the Rooks twice take the lead at Southern Premier League Farnborough only for them to have to do it all over again on Wednesday

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Lewes whack the Moles

Lewes thrash Molesey in the FA Cup Preliminary round replay

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Jolly Boys Outing to Margate sees Rooks bring back 3 points

A superb free-kick from James Hammond and a brilliant penalty save from Lewis Carey see the Rooks grab all three points against a strong Margate side.

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Honours even in pulsating Sussex Derby

Depsite taking the lead three times, The Rooks had to settle for a draw in a game full of action including two wonder strikes in the last twenty minutes

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Rooks road to Wembley held-up by Molesey

A disappointing performance from Lewes saw them fail to break the deadlock at Molesey in the FA Cup Preliminary Round, meaning a replay back at The Pan

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Look who's Dorking!

Rooks bring back their first win of the season from highly-fancied Dorking Wanderers

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Rooks come away with well-deserved point from Tonbridge Angels

The Rooks got off the mark for the season at Tonbridge Angels on Tuesday night with a hard-fought goal-less draw against one of the Bostik League Premier Division favourites

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No opening day cheer for the Rooks

An even encounter against last season's Bostik League South champions decided by a single Robins strike on the hour

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Bosma back at the Pan

A familiar face returns from League One

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Rooks made to work for win by Peacehaven & Telscombe

Lewes continue winning run in their season preparations but were made to work for the win in the local derby

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Rooks claim East Sussex bragging rights with a 3-0 win over Eastbourne Borough

A convincing win over East Sussex rivals Eastbourne Borough continues the Rooks fine Pre-Season form

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Harry Reed signs one-year deal

Young defender earns himself a one-year contract

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Hammond penalty sees Rooks win at Hastings United

The Rooks continued their preparations for the new season with a tight 1-0 win at Hastings United on Tuesday night

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Management trio commit for two more years

On the eve of the new season, our management team have put pen to paper for another two years

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Goodbye to Gus

Midfielder Gus Sow is leaving the club

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Rooks late rally sees off spirited Saltdean side

Four goals in the final quarter gave the Rooks a good return from a local derby on a baking hot afternoon in the beautiful surroundings at Saltdean United.

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Rooks kick off pre-season campaign with a win at Lancing

Darren Freeman gives squad a first run out against Southern Combination Lancing on Tuesday night

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Hammond and Conlon sign new contracts

Two of our young midfielders sign new deals with the club

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Men's pre-season fixtures 2018

Find out details of our men's pre-season schedule

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Brotherton steps back

Jamie Brotherton explains why he won't be a regular at the Pan next season

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Bosma sent to Coventry

Rooks midfielder Bouwe Bosma is leaving the club to sign for League Two side Coventry City

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Assistant Secretary wanted: come and be part of our club

We have a vacancy for an Assistant Secretary - read more details here

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Billy signs for next season… and so does Stacey

Last season's top scorer signs a new contract, and will be joined back at the Pan by Stacey Freeman

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Jack's back to beef up midfield

Lock up your defenders, Jack Walder is back at Lewes

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Rooks say hello to Nico

Darren Freeman lands Southend United's attacking midfielder, Nico Cotton

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Winnie hands the gloves to Carey

There will be a new goalkeeper at the Pan next season - find out more

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Nassim is Darren's latest recruit

Attacking midfielder Nassim Dukali becomes Darren's second summer signing

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Jonte signs new contract

Jonte Smith will be with the Rooks next season after signing a new contract

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Darren sets out his defence

Find out which of the club's defenders have committed to the club for the 2018/19 campaign

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Relax... Frankie's staying - and so is Marcus

Frankie Chappell and Marcus Elliott are back at the club for the 2018-19 season

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Men in the middle signed for 2018/19

Four midfielders commit to the Rooks for 2018/19

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Blewden is back

Darren Freeman's first summer signing is former Rook Luke Blewden

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Chipstead hold Rooks but fail to stop the promotion party

The Rooks couldn't find a way through a resolute Chipstead defence but it wasn't enough to spoil the celebrations

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Darren looks ahead to Chipstead

Darren Freeman urges the fans to get behind the team for this weekend's title decider

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Faversham turn up the heat on the Rooks

Lewes missed a golden opportunity to leap-frog Carshalton Athletic as they were beaten 2-0 by Faversham Town

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Rooks head to Faversham for penultimate game of the season

Lewes head to Faversham Town on Saturday with the Bostik League South title still hanging in the balance

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Rooks make hard work of swatting the Wasps

The Rooks ended up with all three points after a sluggish first half against East Grinstead Town

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East Grinstead Town (H) Preview

Promotion may have been secured on Wednesday night but The Rooks are now focused on finishing top of the table starting with three points on Saturday against East Grinstead Town.

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Horsham (H) Preview

The Rooks entertain West Sussex rivals Horsham on Wednesday night in the re-arranged Bostik League South game

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Rooks too serious for Casuals in top of the table clash

A professional performance from the Rooks which saw three goals from set-pieces keeps them top of the Bostik League South with just four games to play

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Corinthian Casuals (A) Preview

The Rooks head to South-West London on Saturday for a top of the table clash against Corinthian-Casuals

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Rooks beaten by Play-off chasing Hythe Town

Lewes suffered their first defeat on the road since New Year's Day as play-off chasing Hythe Town scored in each half to win 2-0

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Hythe Town (A) Preview

The Rooks hit the beach on Saturday as they face Hythe Town at Reachfields

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Rooks bury the Moles to extend their league at the top of the table

Another solid performance from The Rooks saw them score four and keep their 20th clean sheet of the season

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Molesey (A) Preview

The Rooks head to West London on Tuesday to look to extend their lead at the top of the Bostik League South

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Rooks ease past VCD to banish Wednesday night's blues

A comprehensive win over VCD Athletic saw the Rooks extend their lead at the top of the Bostik League South table

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Robins snatch all three points in top of the table clash

A second minute scrambled effort was enough to give all three points to Carshalton on Wednesday night in the battle at the top of the Bostik League South

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VCD Athletic (H) Preview

The Rooks will look to bounce back to winning ways on Saturday when VCD are the visitors at The Pan in the Bostik League South

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Early show enough to stop late Rams attack

Lewes recorded their fifth consecutive win with two early goals and extended their lead at the top of the Bostik League South.

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Ramsgate (H) Preview

The Rooks return to The Pan on Wednesday as they host Ramsgate in the Bostik League with the hope of extending their lead at the top of the table

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Rooks throw a spanner in the works against The Nuts & Bolts

An impressive performance from The Rooks saw them come away from Ashford United with all three points in the Bostik League South

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Rooks ease past Shoreham to extend lead at the top of the table

A professional performance from the Rooks saw them beat Shoreham on Wednesday night and extend their lead at the top of the Bostik League South

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Ashford United (A) Preview

The Rooks head into Kent on Saturday to take on a rejuvinated Ashford United side in the Bostik League North

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Shoreham (H) Preview

It's all systems go finally for our home game on Wednesday against Shoreham and a chance to extend our lead at the top of the Bostik League South

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Shoreham game postponed

Unsurprisingly, tonight's game against Shoreham has been postponed and re-arranged for Wednesday 7th March.

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Rooks stop Phoenix rising from the ashes

A solid performance from the Rooks against a spirited Phoenix Sports side saw them return home with three points and retain their top spot in the Bostik League South

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Phoenix Sports (A) Preview

The Rooks head to the suburbs on Saturday to face Phoenix Sports and aim to extend their lead at the top of the table

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Rooks return to top spot with solid win over Greenwich Borough

A comfortable win over play-off contenders Greenwich Borough sees Lewes return to the top of the Bostik South on a glorious day at The Pan.

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Greenwich Borough (H) Preview

After last week's postponement, The Rooks return to action this Saturday against Promotion-chasing Greenwich Borough at The Pan

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An update on the 12th Man Fund from Darren Freeman

An update from the boss on the 12th Man Fund and how vital it is for his efforts this season

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Dig deep for the 12th Man Fund

This Saturday's game against Greenwich Borough is a "Boost the 12th Man Fund' match.

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Carshalton Athletic (H) Preview

The Rooks host an in-form Carshalton Athletic at The Pan on Saturday, hoping to extend their lead at the top of the Bostik League South

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Thamesmead Town (A) Preview

The Rooks go in search of their first ever win over Thamesmead Town as the sides meet for the third time this season at Dartford FC on Saturday

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Frankie says Relax as Rooks grab a late point against Walton Casuals

The Rooks left it late to grab a point against promotion-chasing Walton Casuals in horrendous conditions at The Pan

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Walton Casuals (H) Preview

After last week's superb win at league leaders Cray Wanderers, the Rooks return home to face high-flying Walton Casuals in another mouth-watering Bostik League South clash

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Cray Wanderers (A) Preview

The Rooks face their toughest outing of the season so far on Saturday when they travel to table-toppers and free-scoring Cray Wanderers

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Rooks leave it late to cash in their chips

A goal from substitute Ronnie Conlon in the 88th minute was enough to take all three points as the Rooks made hard work of the trip to Chipstead

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Chipstead (H) Preview

The Rooks head to Chipstead on Saturday, looking to consolidate their place at the top of the Bostik League South

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Rooks get back to winning ways against a stubborn Faversham Town side

After the disappointment of Monday's defeat, The Rooks bounced back to winning ways with a comprehensive victory over Faversham Town

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Faversham Town (H) Preview

After Monday's defeat at Horsham, The Rooks return to the Dripping Pan on Saturday, hoping to return to winning ways against Faversham Town

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Rooks end 2017 on top of the league

Lewes ended the year with another win capped off by a superb strike from the half-way line by Gus Sow to make it three wins out of three over Christmas

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South Park (H) Preview

After two wins out of two in the Christmas campaign, The Rooks look for a treble when South Park come to visit The Pan on Saturday

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Rooks come out on top in East Sussex derby

Lewes kept their calm in the pouring rain to ease past Hastings United and retain their spot at the top of the table in front a season-best crowd at The Pan

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Hastings United (H) Preview

Boxing Day sees the clash of the East Sussex giants as Hastings United head to the Pan

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Rooks leave it late to beat Sittingbourne

A late solo effort from substitute Billy Medlock saw the Rooks return to winning ways at Sittingbourne

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Sittingbourne (A) Preview

The Rooks travel to Sittingbourne on Saturday looking to return to winning ways after back to back defeats on the road.

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Rooks battered by the Rams

There was no festive cheer on the Kent coast for the Rooks as they were beaten 2-0 by Ramsgate in the Bostik League South

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Ramsgate (A) Preview

The Rooks go on a road trip to the seaside this weekend, looking to put the disappointment of Monday's defeat at Carshalton Athletic behind them

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Rooks lose a five-goal thriller at Carshalton

Despite the freezing conditions, Lewes and Carshalton put on a red-hot display on Monday night, sharing five goals but ultimately the three points stayed in South London

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Carshalton Athletic (A) Preview

The Rooks face one of their toughest games of the season so far on Monday night when they travel to Carshalton Athletic, looking to exact revenge on last season's controversial defeat at The Memorial Ground

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Five star performance sees Rooks beat Ashford United

A superb team performance on a freezing cold day at The Dripping Pan saw The Rooks comprehensively beat the visitors from Kent

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Ashford United (H) Preview

Lewes return back to League action on Saturday as they host Ashford United for the first ever time.

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Rooks exit the Sussex Senior Cup at Pagham

A last-gasp Pagham goal saw the underdogs beat Lewes in the Third Round of the Sussex Senior Challenge Cup on Tuesday night

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Pagham (A) Preview

The Rooks travel down the A27 on Tuesday night to take on Pagham in the Third Round of the Sussex Senior Challenge Cup

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Rooks grab a point at Greenwich to retain top spot

The Rooks had to dig deep on Saturday to come from behind to grab a point at promotion-chasing Greenwich Borough

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Greenwich Borough (A) Preview

The Rooks head to Greenwich Borough on Saturday which promises to be one of the toughest games of the season.

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Rooks grind out win against Phoenix Sports

On a chilly night at The Pan, a first-half Charlie Coppola strike was enough to secure all three points for The Rooks.

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Phoenix Sports (H) Preview

The Rooks return to Bostik League South action on Wednesday night when they welcome Phoenix Sports for the first ever league meeting between the two sides.

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Rooks turfed out of the Trophy by Truro

The Rooks crash out of the FA Trophy with pride intact, after a tight game with Truro City

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Truro City (H) Preview

The Rooks host Truro City in the Buildabase FA Trophy on Saturday, looking to take their third higher league scalp in this season's competition

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Rooks overcome the elements to win at South Park

Lewes dug deep on Tuesday night at South Park to grab all three points and return to the top of the table.

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South Park (A) Preview

The Rooks head to South Park on Tuesday night looking to regain their place at the top of the Bostik League South.

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Last-gasp Jonte grabs Rooks a share of the points

Two goals from substitute Jonte Smith, one in injury time, saw the Rooks come back from 2-0 to grab a share of the points against Thamesmead Town.

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