Posts made in 2011

A Woman In A Mans(field) World?

By on Sep 14, 2011 in Latest, Non-League | 17 comments

Mansfield Town have a new CEO, a 29-year-old who has a politics degree and has previously worked for some big fashion brands.¬†Succeeding Steve Barker, the previous CEO, who has now moved on to a new role with Stags chairman John Radford’s company, the new appointee is keen to start working with local businesses, increase gates, work with the fans – you...

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The Ice Gets Thinner For Gary Megson At Sheffield Wednesday

By on Sep 13, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 4 comments

It could have been worse, believe it or not. Four goals down with five minutes left to play of the first half, five down mid-way through the second. Eventually, though, Sheffield Wednesday managed a consolation goal and pegged their opposition down to a five to one score-line, but this doesn’t mask the fact that Gary Megson is now skating on thin ice as the...

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Stockport County Take-Over Stalls Over A Lack Of Detail

By on Sep 13, 2011 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 5 comments

Stockport County entertain Grimsby Town at Edgeley Park in the Blue Square Premier on Saturday in a match which hints at the extent to which the fortunes of clubs can wax and wane over a period of time. Ten years ago, both clubs were in what we now know as the Championship. They start this evening as non-league clubs, and not exceptionally successful ones on the...

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Ormondroyd’s Virtual Match Reports…. Now In High Definition!

Ormondroyd’s Virtual Match Reports…. Now In High Definition!

By on Sep 12, 2011 in Art, Latest | 9 comments

In the late nineties, Fulham supporter Ormondroyd started following his exploits around the country by producing an illustrated match report for each game. As Fulham were at the lower reaches of the Football League at the time, his accurate depictions of Northampton’s Sixfields Stadium, and Notts County defender Matt Redmile may have been lost on the world at...

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