Posts made in May, 2011

Leigh Genesis: A Cautionary Tale

By on May 31, 2011 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 3 comments

After three years, then, it looks as if the Leigh Genesis experiment may be coming to an end. The club had been rebranded during the summer of 2008, but it now looks as if the club is to cease playing after three years of chaos which followed what was supposed to be a brave new world in the history of a club which had, through several different names, been playing...

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Down the Southern Road: A Bumpy Start

By on May 31, 2011 in Latest | 0 comments

If off-season alterations surrounding the 2011 Premier Development League campaign for Baton Rouge were not apparent before, this weekend saw both the squad and its supporters face them properly. After two seasons in the Southeast Division of the Southern Conference, the club has been returned to the Mid-South from which it began in 2007, playing principally...

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Following The Fortunes Of Wrexham

By on May 30, 2011 in Finance, Latest | 0 comments

We have been paying close attention to the goings-on at Wrexham Football Club over the last few months, and have decided to bring together all of the articles on the subject for quick and – hopefully – easy reference. Mistrust had been building between the supporters of the club and the owners for some considerable time, and November saw a story that...

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The Twohundredpercent Play-Off Jamboree: Reading 2-4 Swansea City

By on May 30, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 2 comments

Swansea City stand firm as an example of how much the fortunes of a football club can change in the space of just a decade. They had been promoted from Division Three (now League Two) at the end of the 1999/2000 season, but tumbled straight back down into it a year later, and this was only the beginning of their problems. The following season, they finished fifth...

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