Posts made in July, 2009

Pisa Come Crashing Down Again

By on Jul 25, 2009 in European Club Football, Latest | 0 comments

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 of the Italian club Pisa AC. For a city that has been made famous by its gravity defying leaning tower, there’s a bit of irony in Pisa AC’s penchant...

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Those We Have Lost: Southbury Road, Enfield

By on Jul 24, 2009 in History, Latest, Non-League | 53 comments

This piece is the first of a series of articles intended as personal recollections of some of our lost football grounds. Should you wish to contribute to this series, please feel free to email us via the “Contact” page, which is linked at the top of this page. The first piece in this series takes a fond look back at Southbury Road, the late, lamented...

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Shit Shot Mungo: Holiday Special Part 8

Shit Shot Mungo: Holiday Special Part 8

By on Jul 23, 2009 in Art, Latest, Mungo | 0 comments

It’s time, yet again, for your weekly dose of Shit Shot Mungo, and this week’s episode is the last episode from the “Holiday Special” series. Next week, we will be joining The Clackers as they start their pre-season regime ahead of next year’s Scottish League. This series is brought to you by Ted “The Neck” Carter, and a...

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Patronising The Lower Divisions

By on Jul 22, 2009 in English League Football, Latest | 5 comments

Whatever one might think about the current goings-on at Meadow Lane, it’s difficult to not feel come degree of sympathy for their supporters over the media reactions to their appointment of Sven Goran Eriksson and Tord Grip. Heaven forfend that some elements of the British media would find the time to go out and actually learn anything about Notts County...

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