Just Another Ordinary Week In Wrexham

By on Aug 31, 2011 in Finance, Latest | 5 comments

As ever, it was down to the supporters of the club to get to what looks like somewhere near the bottom of what has been going on. It was probably too much to hope that, after a unanimous vote at their SGM last week, the Wrexham Supporters Trust would merely be allowed to get on with the job of completing their due diligence and purchasing Wrexham Football Club, but...

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Non-League Week: 10 Potential Trips For The Undecided

By on Aug 30, 2011 in Latest, Non-League | 4 comments

Over the rest of this week, we’ll be giving up more space on Twohundredpercent to non-league football. As many of you will already be aware, this weekend sees Non-League Day taking advantage of a gap in the Premier League and Championship schedules to try and promote the cause of the semi-professional game. With this in mind, we have taken the opportunity to...

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The Decline Of Terrace Wit

By on Aug 30, 2011 in Latest, Opinion | 8 comments

We’ll be giving over a lot of time to the non-league game over the next few days on Twohundredpercent out of deference to Non-League Day, which is to be held this Saturday. We’ll have more on this later in the week, but first of all here’s NLD’s co-founder, Mike Bayly, on the decline of terrace wit. As a child of the 1980s, I was cocooned...

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Non-League Videos Of The Week 2: Bank Holiday Monday

By on Aug 30, 2011 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

This Bank Holiday Monday saw a round of non-league matches scheduled with no interference from the Premier League, and our three matches for you this morning come from this schedule. Our first match is the Blue Square South match between newly-promoted Tonbridge Angels and title-chasing Woking. Next up is a match from the Ryman League Premier Division between...

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Match Of The Week 2: Tooting & Mitcham United 1-4 Kingstonian

By on Aug 29, 2011 in Latest, Non-League | 1 comment

It never really got going properly this year anyway, but the end of August marks the beginning of the passing of summer into autumn, and this Bank Holiday weekend brings an extra round of non-league matches. In the Ryman League a round of derby matches has been scheduled for a day when there are no Premier League or Football League matches being played. In the...

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My Favourite Match: France vs Portugal, The 1984 European Championships

By on Aug 28, 2011 in History, International Football, Latest | 3 comments

Football matches come, of course, in all shapes and sizes – the critically important and the relatively inconsequential, local derbies steeped in decades of mutual loathing and round-trips which measure thousands of miles and have never been undertaken before. Occasionally, though, context isn’t everything. Every once in a while, a match can suck an...

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Non-League Videos of the Week: 28/08/11

By on Aug 28, 2011 in Latest, Video | 2 comments

With the leagues in full swing there have been goals galore this week, up near the top of the pyramid Fleetwood were beat by Barrow in the week, finally conceding their first goals of the season. They didn’t quite last as long as Gloucester City, who managed a further ten minutes before Eastwood Town’s Jason Bradley becomes the first player to score...

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