Posts made in September, 2010

Baldock Stare Down The Barrel Of A Gun, Again

By on Sep 30, 2010 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 5 comments

When a football club folds, it requires a lot of hard work from a lot people to get a new club up and running. The excellent work of Supporters Direct and the still rapidly growing supporters trust movement has been invaluable in providing a network of people with practical experience that can help those that are starting again from scratch to negotiate their way...

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Mungo S03E09

By on Sep 30, 2010 in Art, Mungo | 0 comments

After last week’s startling egg-based development, one might have expected our heroes from Heart of Clachmaninshire FC to take a bit of a breather and settle down.  However, they are doing no such thing, getting stuck into their next game with characteristic flair.  They even score a goal.  But is everything entirely above board? Providing us with Mungo, as...

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The Sordid Pleasure Of The Mass Brawl

By on Sep 29, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 3 comments

Last night’s matches in the Football League were a carnival of goals, drama and excitement but (with the possible exception of Leeds United’s extraordinary implosion against Preston North End) the majority of us real event of the evening came at London Road, where the end of the match between Peterborough United and Notts County was “marred”...

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Time To Go: The Fight For The Future Of Sheffield Wednesday

By on Sep 29, 2010 in English League Football, Finance, Latest | 21 comments

A horse called “Owls FC” was due to run at Sedgefield racetrack this week. It didn’t. At first this seemed a very appropriate analogy for current affairs at Sheffield Wednesday – the “Owls.” But in reality it couldn’t be more inappropriate, as the Wednesday takeover tale keeps on running. A few days ago, the local papers that cover Wednesday in detail – Sheffield’s...

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Match Of The Midweek: Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Brentford

By on Sep 28, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

Had most people in Britain cupped their ears in a southwardly direction at just before five o’clock on Saturday afternoon, they would have heard the faint sound of cheering coming from the Withdean stadium in Brighton. In the midst of a desperate, crazy goalmouth scramble, six minutes into injury time at the end of a match between Brighton & Hove Albion...

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