Author: Ian

Three Times Lucky For Manchester United? 3

Three Times Lucky For Manchester United?

How often, then, do cup winners get lucky? Ahead of tomorrow night’s European Cup final in Rome it’s a question worth asking ourselves, because there is a tendency, in cup finals, for those moments...

Welcome To The Cheap Seats, Apparently 3

Welcome To The Cheap Seats, Apparently

Hold the front back page! Everything you understood about the cost of watching Premier League football was wrong! It must be! Richard Scudamore said so! Well, not quite. The chief executive of the Premier...

Merthyr & Daylight Robbery 6

Merthyr & Daylight Robbery

The ongoing crisis at Southern League club Merthyr Tydfil has been one of this season’s slow-burning financial crises, but events over the last day or two have given us a clearer idea of the...

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Shit Shot Mungo: Episode 16

And now for a little light entertainment. Don’t worry, though, because there will be more non-league doom and gloom on here later this evening – this time, from South Wales. In this week’s “Shit...

Brighton, Falmer & A Gambler 9

Brighton, Falmer & A Gambler

Brighton & Hove Albion’s move to Falmer has been beset by every problem imaginable over the last few years, but when BBC South showed construction work starting at the site of the proposed new...

Football & Insolvency – A Rough Guide 6

Football & Insolvency – A Rough Guide

This site could get rather repetitive over the summer if things don’t calm down a bit. Northwich Victoria of the Blue Square North became the latest club to enter into administration, whilst rumours continue...

Baker & Kelly Reloaded 0

Baker & Kelly Reloaded

The more alert amongst you (and those that have found this site via the magic of Google) may have noticed that the Baker & Kelly downloads that were up on here disappeared. Sorry about...

Newcastle To Fold? Well, Kind Of. 6

Newcastle To Fold? Well, Kind Of.

It never rains but it pours in the north-east. This morning, we are back in Tyneside with the news that Unibond League Division One North side Newcastle Blue Star could be set to collapse...