DiS 11-a-side football // Sunday 24 September // 4 PM



Whittington Park Football Pitch
Holloway Road
N19 4RS

Are you all back from having an Nice Time in August? Good, now do some running around.

The usual blurb:

  • we play on a full-sized astro-turf pitch
  • there are changing rooms and toilet facilities
  • 5 min walk from Archway tube station (Northern line)
  • 1 min walk from Upper Holloway train station (Barking - Gospel Oak line)
  • Buses 17, 43, 263 and 271 all stop at Upper Holloway train station
  • arrive at 3:30 PM for warm-up, tactics discussion, pre-match fags, team pictures, etc.
  • kick-off at 4 PM sharp
  • full 2 x 45 minutes and injury time + 15 min break
  • one team will play in red shirts, the other in blue
  • everyone can participate, the skills on display are wide-ranging
  • final teams will be announced in the week leading up to the game
  • 5 pounds each will be collected on the day
  • post-match analysis in the Landseer pub on Landseer Road (5 mins walk away)


I am OUT of the Ealing half marathon so I am IN for this



(running the Ealing Half that morning)


That was a very exciting and suspense building reply


Good luck! What time are you going for?


I think it starts at 9.00am.

(1h45m, I think. My training hasn’t gone that well)



This Sunday!


How we doing for numbers?


Very low atm.


Back in the beautiful north I’m afraid.


Uh oh


Will be at LCD Soundsystem on Saturday - looking forward to Get INnocuous as a set opener, so am up for it.


Loz, Will, Vikram, Ed, Jack and Jake S are all IN.


Jake M is IN.


Louis is IN.


Pete is IN


My mate John is IN


ringer #1 (Matt) is IN


Sprained my ankle playing footy last weekend but it’s not feeling too bad so I’m pending a late fitness test (by which I mean I’m gonna try and go for a run tomorrow and hopefully it’s not fucked)