Posts made in November, 2009

Weymouth Get Their Thirty-Seventh White Knight

By on Nov 28, 2009 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 0 comments

Well, they left it late. At about 4.25 yesterday afternoon and with adminstration looming, Weymouth Football Club were rescued again. This time, the owner is the former Cambridge United chairman George Rolls. Rolls finds himself in an unenviable position. His arrival at The Wessex Stadium comes two weeks after the club itself confirmed that it was looking for a firm...

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Motor Racing Passes Its Judgement Upon Qadbak

Motor Racing Passes Its Judgement Upon Qadbak

By on Nov 27, 2009 in English League Football, Finance, Latest | 1 comment

When Munto Finance, apparently funded by the QADBAK investment group, took over the running of Notts County Football Club during the summer, much was made of the lofty ambitions that the new owners had for its new acquisition. What was taken for granted was that these guys had money. Serious money. They were paying for Sven Goran Eriksson. They were paying for Sol...

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Shit Shot Mungo: S02E18

Shit Shot Mungo: S02E18

By on Nov 26, 2009 in Art, Latest, Mungo | 1 comment

In this week’s edition of “Shit Shot Mungo”, Heart of Clackmannanshire take the field for their match against Glasgow Paisley with only one significant change in their fortunes – their star striker Mungo McCrackas now wears a bow tie. At half-time the news comes through that the club is going into administration, and this situation is only...

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Kings Lynn Football Club Have Seven Days To Find £65,000

By on Nov 26, 2009 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 5 comments

Kings Lynn Football Club of the Unibond League Premier Division were wound up in court this morning over an unpaid tax bill of £65,000. This shouldn’t come as a major surprise. After all, we are talking about a club whose directors managed to get demoted from the Blue Square North after they failed to carry out basic improvements to their stadium that they...

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