Preview: YUFC v Virginia Water Development
Opposition: Virginia Water Development F.C.
Nickname: ‘The Waters’
Chairman: Dave McBride
Manager: Colin Hodgkinson
Home Colours: Maroon, maroon shorts, maroon socks
Form: L W W D L D
We go again Saturday as we face Virginia Water Development at Cody Sports & Social Club.
Virginia Water Football Club are based in Virginia Water, Surrey and the First Team are currently members of the Hellenic League Premier Division. They play their matches at ‘The Timebrs’.
The Chairman is Dave McBride, current First Team manager is Ceri Jones and Development manager is Colin Hodgkinson.
The club was established in 1920, and in their early history, played in several local leagues, including the Woking & District League, the Surrey Intermediate League, the Combined Counties Football League and the Surrey South Eastern Combination Intermediate League.
In 1993, they won the Surrey Premier League title to win promotion back to the Combined Counties League, but they returned after only a single season. The club won the Surrey Premier League for a second time in 1997.
Virginia Water won the Surrey Elite Intermediate League in 2017, winning promotion to the Hellenic League in the process. In the 2017-18 Hellenic League season, Virginia won the Division One East, earning promotion to the Hellenic Premier Division.