Monthly Archive: November 2009

Chester City Football Club: The Death Rattle (Part 6!) 12

Chester City Football Club: The Death Rattle (Part 6!)

Would you believe it, the Football Conference has deferred a definite decision on the future of Chester City Football Club until Thursday now, meaning that the club plays Cambridge City in what may just turn out to be one of the most pointless football matches of all time.

Video Of The Week: Match Of The 70s – 1971/72 1

Video Of The Week: Match Of The 70s – 1971/72

This week’s Video Of The Week is the second in the series of “Match Of The Seventies” videos, and features Brian CLough hitting national headlines for the first time, Rodney Marsh upsetting the balance at Manchester City and West Germany (not for the first time) tearing England a new hole.

Match Of The Week: Kettering Town 1-1 Leeds United 3

Match Of The Week: Kettering Town 1-1 Leeds United

Kettering Town, according to their chairman, have only six weeks to live unless the council help them find a new stadium, and they used their FA Cup match against Leeds United to highlight their current predicament to the nation. Is this, however, the whole story, or is there something else going on?

Chester City Football Club: The Death Rattle (Part 5) 16

Chester City Football Club: The Death Rattle (Part 5)

The death of Chester City Football Club won’t come without a fight, and the supporters took the fight to the club and the game’s authorities when they managed to get their match against Eastbourne Borough called off with a pitch invasion during the second half. And who can blame them?

Weymouth Get Their Thirty-Seventh White Knight 1

Weymouth Get Their Thirty-Seventh White Knight

Weymouth Football Club have a new owner, just a couple of weeks after it was announced that they would have to enter into administration. Will the arrival of the former Cambridge United chairman George Rolls at The Wessex Stadium finally end to cycle of misery that has been gulfing the club?

Motor Racing Passes Its Judgement Upon Qadbak 2

Motor Racing Passes Its Judgement Upon Qadbak

The more anybody digs, the murkier it all gets. Rumours currently doing the rounds in motor racing circles seem to be confirming that the proposed QADBAK Investments take-over of the BMW-Sauber formula one racing team is on the point of collapse. Where are all these middle eastern investors, then?

Shit Shot Mungo: S02E18 1

Shit Shot Mungo: S02E18

This week in “Shit Shot Mungo”, Heart of Clackmannanshire take the field for their match with only one significant change in their fortunes – their star striker Mungo McCrackas now wears a bow tie. Can Mungo ease the woe with a winning goal? No. Of course he can’t.