Author: Ian

Minus Twenty-Five For Chester? 4

Minus Twenty-Five For Chester?

Never let it be said that the FA and Football Conference never help out member clubs. If a story in this morning’s Liverpool Daily Post is to be believed, the beleagured Blue Square Premier...

The Football League On The BBC 2

The Football League On The BBC

With five days left until the start of the new season, at least some of the television schedule still seems to be in a state of flux. The Football Conference is reported to still...

Sir Bobby Robson – 1933-2009 3

Sir Bobby Robson – 1933-2009

It has been a very sad day for football on the eve of the new season. We have lost one of us. It is, perhaps, a reflection of the hole in the heart of...

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Shit Shot Mungo S02E01

Well, the new season is almost upon us, so it’s time for Season Two of “Shit Shot Mungo” to begin. This week’s episode kicks off (if you’ll pardon the pun) with the team on...

Chester City – The Tax Man Bites Back 9

Chester City – The Tax Man Bites Back

Upon first sight, it may seem surprising that a victory for the tax man should be greeted with the faintly audible sound of cheering in the distance but such was the mess that is...

Liverpool Stick Their Finger In The Dyke 9

Liverpool Stick Their Finger In The Dyke

It was surely no coincidence that Share Liverpool FC chose their relaunch on the day that the club itself confirmed the details of a refinancing deal that was the financial equivalent of using a...

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Pisa Come Crashing Down Again

Britain isn’t the only country in which football clubs are prone to occasional financial collapse. Paul Grech, from the Italian football blog Il Re Calcio, writes on the rise, fall, rise and fall again...