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Pre-Season Report - 2021/22 Season: New England vs. Hype Train FC

Welcome aboard the home of The Hype Train and its dedicated football team, Hype Train Football Club. Here, you can keep up to date with the club's on-going 2021/22 season, with the team competing in both Saturday and Sunday league action for the first time. All aboard.

Match Report: New England vs. Hype Train FC

HTFC returned to pre-season action for the first time ahead of the new season and took on fellow RSSL outfit, New England, at Burghfield CSA on Sunday 8th August 2021. You can read the full match report from our latest outing by clicking here, or by clicking the below tweet.

Photo Gallery: New England vs. Hype Train FC

Sam Austin was back behind the camera to capture 66 images from our encounter against New England. To view the full gallery on our dedicated club website,, you can click here, or you can follow the below embedded Instagram post.

Want to know more about The Hype Train?

The Hype Train is an entertainment website founded in 2015, specialising in general football and Fantasy sports reporting, starting with Fantasy Premier League (FPL), before expanding to MLS Fantasy coverage in 2018.

We pride ourselves in providing beautiful graphics, statistics, in-depth analytical reporting and free weekly insight for hopeful players attempting to climb rankings tables. We are also occasional media reviewers, with a keen interest to review games, live sport, and professional wrestling.

In 2019, Hype Train Football Club was formed, becoming the first Fantasy Football website to take to the field. HTFC is a socially active team across social and web channels, providing regular match highlights, match reports, comprehensive player statistics and unique player profiles. We won both Goal of the Season Awards in the Berkshire and County FA regions, with Callum Parr-Jones winning the Berks & Bucks FA award, whilst Martin King won the PlaySport UK award. In 2021, we formed the Reading Sunday Social League (RSSL), a competitive Sunday League involving 8 teams in its debut season.

The Hype Train were nominated and shortlisted for the 'Best Football Blog' in 2016 by the Football Bloggers Association at their annual Football Blogging Awards (The FBA's), and were again shortlisted as a finalist in 2019 in the 'Best Fantasy Football Blog' category.

You can follow us on Twitter, Like us on Facebook, follow Hype Train FC on Instagram, subscribe to our YouTube channel for exclusive content, visit our club's dedicate website, or visit our website here at

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