Posts made in April, 2010

Grays Athletic 2-1 Forest Green Rovers

Grays Athletic 2-1 Forest Green Rovers

By on Apr 25, 2010 in Latest, Non-League | 4 comments

All of the decisions at the top of the Blue Square Premier table have already been made, but the final day of the season brings an intriguing battle to avoid relegation from the league and the most poignant of the fixtures is the one at The Recreation Ground, Bridge Road, Grays. As football venues go, The Recreation Ground is a pretty unprepossessing one. When the...

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Portsmouth’s Pain In The Neck

Portsmouth’s Pain In The Neck

By on Apr 24, 2010 in English League Football, Finance, Latest | 5 comments

Nothing in Adrian Chiles’ BBC career became him like the leaving of it, as Shakespeare might have written of his fellow-midlander if he watched ‘Match of the Day 2’. “This is what modern football has become.” Chiles told his last MOTD2 audience, with all the indignation at his disposal. “An administrator signing autographs. Whatever next?” (ITV in Chiles’ case, of...

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World Cup Preview: Group B

World Cup Preview: Group B

By on Apr 23, 2010 in International Football, Latest | 2 comments

The 19th FIFA World Cup kicks off in eight weeks today, and as such Dotmund continues his almost-in-depth look ahead to this summer’s festivities.  Today he continues his preview of each of the eight groups, having been sent foraging for facts on the internet with only his trusty big pencil for company.  Up for examination in this week’s post, Group B....

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What Chester Did Next

What Chester Did Next

By on Apr 22, 2010 in Latest, Non-League | 8 comments

In less than seven days time, representatives from City Fans United will sit down with members of Cheshire West and Chester Council. The aim of CFU is to secure the lease on The Deva Stadium, a council owned football facility that sits on the western-most outskirts of the city. They aren’t unopposed in their application for the lease. The Danish group, whoever...

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Shit Shot Mungo: S02E37: Also; Vote For Us!

Shit Shot Mungo: S02E37: Also; Vote For Us!

By on Apr 22, 2010 in Art, Latest, Mungo | 0 comments

This week’s Shit Shot Mungo features a lesson in physics and yet another return for The Goalinator, as Heart of Clackmanannshire fight to avoid relegation. This week’s Mungo is, as ever, drawn by Dotmund and is also available here, should you want a higher resolution version of it. Also, in a further public announcement, you can (should you wish to) vote...

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