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Signings imminent as Hornets turn corner after ‘traumatic, painful and stressful’ start

There is light at the end of the tunnel after a ‘traumatic, painful and stressful’ start to the season at Horsham.

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Horsham praised for season-best showing but Hastings own ‘time wasting’ earnt them a point

Horsham manager Dominic Di Paola praised a season-best showing but said Hastings United benefited from their own time wasting to net a injury-time equaliser on Tuesday night.

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Darren Budd has been released by Horsham after informing the club he was not enjoying his football. Picture by Steve Robards

Goal-shy Horsham encouraged to be 'more creative' in tough test at in-form Hastings United

Horsham are expecting a tough test away at Hastings United tonight and manager Dominic Di Paola is encouraging his side to be a bit more creative.
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Long Ramsgate trip proves pointless for Horsham, but ‘draw would have been fair’ result

Horsham were left to rue a missed open goal and a late ‘blatant penalty’ decision that went against them as they were sunk by a solitary goal at Ramsgate.

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‘Struggling’ Horsham face squad rebuild as Di Paola demands fight and togetherness

‘Struggling’ Horsham are facing the drastic action of rebuilding their playing squad midway through the season.

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‘A loss is a loss, but we could have collapsed’ - Improved Hornets take consolation against Carshalton

Despite another defeat, Horsham manager Dominic Di Paola praised his side’s character and effort after admitting they could have ‘collapsed’ against Carshalton Athletic.

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Two new signings and loanees to return for Horsham's clash with Carshalton Athletic

Horsham have re-signed striker Liam MacDevitt and added goalkeeper James Fernandes to their ranks as they look to bounce back against Carshalton Athletic tonight.
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Di Paola blasts ‘unacceptable’ display with Horsham humiliated in FA Trophy rout

Horsham were handed their heaviest defeat in 35 years as they were humiliated by Cray Wanderers in the FA Trophy on Saturday.

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Postponement is ‘blessing in disguise’ for Horsham with eight fit players

With the reality of having just EIGHT fit players, the postponement of Horsham’s cup clash with Burgess Hill on Tuesday night was welcomed as a ‘blessing in disguise.’

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Injury-hit Horsham ‘threw away’ FA Cup tie in second-half spell against Herne Bay

Horsham manager Dominic Di Paola has refused to blame Saturday’s FA Cup exit solely on their injury crisis and admitted they ‘threw away the tie’ early in the second half.

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Horsham boss has ‘real faith’ in squad’s ability, but is desperate for injury crisis to end

Dominic Di Paola says he has faith in the ability of his Horsham side - just as long as they can start playing together, with almost half of them out in an injury crisis.

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‘The football gods went against us’ - Di Paola bemoans luck in Chipstead defeat

Horsham’s unbeaten start to life at their temporary Culver Road home was ended on Tuesday night as ‘the football gods went against them’ against Chipstead.

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Defender Lewis Hyde in one of seven Horsham players effected by injury ahead of the visit of Chipstead on Tuesday night. Picture by Steve Robards

Chips may be down, but Horsham are warned to watch out by wary manager Di Paola

Horsham boss Dominic Di Paola has said the Chips may be down, but warned his side they must watch out tonight in their Bostik League South Division clash.

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Show stopper James helps Horsham spoil leaders Walton Casuals’ big day

An inspired showing by goalkeeper Josh James and late Rob O’Toole leveller helped Horsham spoil league leaders Walton Casuals’ big day on Saturday.

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Horsham manager pleased with home draw against Herne Bay in FA Cup

Horsham have drawn fellow Bostik League South Division club Herne Bay in the second qualifying round of the FA Cup.

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Late O’Toole winner sees Hornets hit back to beat Guernsey

An injury-time Rob O’Toole strike helped Horsham hit back in style and avoid what manager Dominic Di Paola said would have been a ‘travesty’ of a draw.

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Di Paola praises Horsham for FA Cup winning display against Chertsey

Horsham progressed to the first qualifying round of the FA Cup on Saturday with a 3-1 away victory at Chertsey Town.

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Horsham boss Di Paola saw improvement against Shoreham but admits it’s an ‘under-whelming start’

Horsham manager Dominic Di Paola was pleased to get the first three points of the season under their belts, but admits it’s been an ‘under-whelming start’.

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‘If there is one word for me it is consistency’ - Horsham boss Di Paola ahead of new season

‘If there is one word for me next season it is consistency’ - that’s the view of Horsham manager Dominic Di Paola on the eve of the new season.

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Worthing defender Sam Rents in action during the 4-3 defeat to Horsham on Saturday. Picture by Stephen Goodger

Two more set to sign as Horsham boss calls for ‘perspective’ over pre-season

Horsham manager Dominic Di Paola has warned you cannot read too much into pre-season results and is welcoming a break ahead of the start of the new campaign.

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