Posts made in November, 2011

Football In Wakefield & An Issue Of Ongoing Viability

By on Nov 21, 2011 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 6 comments

The bulldozers moved in at College Grove in Wakefield last week. This, of itself, should probably not have come as too much of a surprise to those that have been watching the recent difficulties of Wakefield Football Club of the Northern Premier League for most of this year, but as a visual analogy it was depressingly appropriate that a club which has had a...

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Non-League Videos Of The Week: 20-11-2011

By on Nov 20, 2011 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

We have five matches for you this week as our non-league videos of the week. First up is the match from the Blue Square Premier between Ebbsfleet United and a club that has been having renewed difficulties off the pitch again, Darlington. Next up are the goals from the Blue Square North match between Altrincham and Gloucester City. We then have highlights from the...

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Match Of The Week 2: Chelsea 1-2 Liverpool

By on Nov 20, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 3 comments

After a two week break for the international matches the Premier League awoke from its slumber at Stamford Bridge this afternoon. By early this evening, though, with Liverpool having plundered all three points from this match, Chelsea supporters must be wondering whether it is possible for them to pull the covers back over their faces and grab a couple more hours of...

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Lowered Expectations: Can England Reinvent Itself?

By on Nov 18, 2011 in International Football, Latest | 1 comment

It was a process that took around six years from top to tail in total, and it came in three very distinct phases. I had been a supporter of the England national team, reasoning that, with no foreign blood in the family tree and a knowledge that we weren’t all as bad as we were painted, I had to have someone to follow for international tournaments. In February...

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