Posts made in August, 2011

Non-League Videos Of The Week: 14/08/2011

By on Aug 14, 2011 in Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

The non-league season – the Isthmian League aside – started yesterday, and we’re delighted to be able to bring you highlights of four matches this evening, one from the Blue Square Premier, two from the Blue Square South and one from the Premier Division of the Southern League. The first match is between Hayes & Yeading United and Alfreton...

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The Twohundredpercent Pre-Season Previews: Fait Accompli

By on Aug 13, 2011 in English League Football, Latest, Non-League | 3 comments

As some of the regulars on this site will have been aware for some time now, we have been writing up the pre-season on this site for several weeks now, with the intention of putting the whole thing together as one downloadable PDF file. I’m delighted to be able to confirm that, with a couple of hours left before the start of the Premier League and non-league...

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And Then There Were Eight: The Under-20 World Cup

By on Aug 12, 2011 in International Football, Latest | 0 comments

Despite the fears that I, among others, expressed about England’s fate in their Under-20s World Cup last-16 encounter with Nigeria, it turned out that you could say: “England could have won”, out loud, in public, and not be immediately fitted up for a white, long-sleeved jacket. Blackpool’s Matt Phillips was the one England player of which most observers had heard....

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The Twohundredpercent Pre-season Predictions: The Southern Premier League

By on Aug 11, 2011 in Latest, Non-League | 1 comment

The Southern Premier League has a new sponsor this year, the same one as its northern counterpart so make sure you don’t confuse the two. Helpful. Anyway, teamwise the biggest relief for those footballers who get car sick is that Truro have been promoted, so that’s one afternoon spent on the M5 looking at the back of caravans which teams and fans alike won’t have to...

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