Welcome to the home of The Rams Army, the supporter’s club of AFC Croydon Athletic which is a member of the Southern Counties East Football League. The club is owned by the supporters and was formed in 2012 following the demise of Croydon Athletic FC.
Our aim is to support the club in any way we can. This generally takes the form of financial support, but we also aim to assist with ground improvements, repairs and development as well providing vocal support for the team.
Thank you to everyone who attended our last Quiz Night in early February. This was a well attended event and raised a very useful amount. More importantly, we hope that everyone who attended the evening had a very enjoyable time. Our next fundraising event will be a Race Night which will be held in The Clubhouse on Friday 27th March from 7pm. If you have not attended a Race Night before, there are 8 video races which are chosen at random. each race has 8 horses and you bet on the horse you think will run – basically blind. bets are from just £1.00 per horse per race. The tote calculates the payout for the winning horse and everyone who has bet on that horse wins. There are opportunities to sponsor races (great for companies) and to buy a horse. The owner of the winning horse in each race wins a prize. This is a very enjoyable evening. There is no entry charge for the evening. You can register your interest by emailing Paul at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Grand Christmas Draw was made on Saturday 14th December. Thank you to all of the businesses and individuals who donated so many great prizes. The winning ticket numbers are shown below:
£200.00 cash first prize Ticket 1517 (Dammy)
2 x Main Stand Tickets for a Crystal Palace B Category Game Ticket 685 (Stuart)
Hideaway (Streatham) – London’s premier live jazz club. 2 x tickets to a live music show, 2 course meal & a bottle of house wine Ticket 1899 (Martin)
Amazon Echo Dot Ticket Ticket 1948 (Keira)
Amazon Fire 7″ Computer Tablet Ticket 1411 (Michael)
Family Pass for the British Wildlife Centre Ticket 968 (Howard)
Meal for Two at Bagattis Italian Restaurant in South Croydon Ticket 841 (Louise)
Meal for Two at La Bojita Tapas Bar in Warlingham Ticket 1317 (Philip)
Meal for 2 at Khana Pena Indian Restaurant, South Croydon Ticket 1722 (Tim)
Bianca Road – craft beer in Bermondsey. Brewery tour & beer tasting session for group of six Ticket 041 (Rishi)
1 hour session for 2 at CroyWall (Croydon’s indoor climbing centre) Ticket 954 (A Kavasewci)
Farm Shop Hamper (Tea, Shortbread, Coconut Ice, Preserves) Ticket 1444 (Baz)
McLaren Senna Lego Car Ticket 1242 (Trevor)
5 Litre Box of Les Caves du Buisson Rose Wine Ticket 1728 (Ava)
Thomas The Tank Engine Dragon Escape Railway Set Ticket 178 (Alan)
1 hour session for 2 at CroyWall (Croydon’s indoor climbing centre) Ticket 018 (Elvis)
Cronx Brewery Gift Box with 3 Beers Ticket 1103 (Paula)
Cronx Brewery 5 Litre Keg of Bitter Ticket 933 (Ravi)
Cronx Brewery Tasting Session @ BoxPark Ticket 1455 (Liam)
Guylian Belgian Chocolates Ticket 1282 (Sean)
Marks & Spencer All Butter Scottish Shortbread Ticket 733 (Kath)
Bottle of Wine in Presentation Box Ticket 180 (Irene & Alan)
Many thanks to everyone who bought tickets and, again to those that donated prizes. If you use the services of any businesses that supported us please mention the club to them as it will help us in the future. Those who were not present at the draw to receive their prize will be contacted over the coming days to arrange for collection.
The club have a brand new website – without all of the annoying adverts! It is also much easier to navigate and find the upcoming fixtures, for example. Why not take a look by clicking here.
Admission prices for the 2019/20 season will see a small increase for the first time in four seasons. Adult entry will be £8, concessions £6, juniors remains at £3 with those 11 and under who are accompanied are free.
If you would like to become a member of AFC Croydon Athletic you can use this form: Membership Form 2019-20 or contact us to arrange payment. You can join on the night of the AGM but the meeting is only open to members. The AGM is now confirmed for Wednesday 21st August.
Membership of The Rams Army is only £5.00 per season (£1.00 for under 16s) and is open to anyone. Members of AFC Croydon Athletic are automatically enrolled as members of The Rams Army. If you would like to join The Rams Army you can pay online or in the clubhouse on match days. You can pay for your membership today by visiting the Store.