Posts made in June, 2012

A New Dawn For Wycombe Wanderers

By on Jun 30, 2012 in Finance, Latest | 0 comments

The timing of the announcement, coming as it did on a Friday evening, might have been a little unusual, but there can be no doubting that the take-over of Wycombe Wanderers Football Club by its supporters trust is very positive news indeed. The clubs future has been a source of some conjecture over the last couple of years on account of the plans and whims of now...

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Three Up, Three Down & The Stigma Of Non-League Football

By on Jun 30, 2012 in Latest, Non-League | 6 comments

Earlier this week, a curious Early Day Motion was presented to parliament. Early Day Motions are one of the more endearing quirks of our antiquated parliamentary system, allowing Members of Parliament the opportunity to get whatever may have been on their minds of late which couldn’t be considered of national importance out there in the open. They tend to err...

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Which Way Now For Scottish Football?

By on Jun 29, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Scottish Football | 10 comments

While the European Championships have been chugging along neatly in the forefront of most peoples minds over the last couple of weeks or so, football in Scotland has reached a crossroads, the ramifications of which could be felt for many years. The saga of Rangers FC and the debate – some might even say argument – over where The Rangers, the club that...

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Match Of The Past: Reading FC

By on Jun 29, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

Reading FC will start their second spell in the Premier League next season having emerged from the pack in the Championship to lift the title by a single, solitary point. This, however, is a club with a very lengthy history. Founded in 1871, Reading joined the Football League in 1920, but the amount of time that they spent in the lower divisions means that finding...

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Euro 2012: The Semi-Finals – Germany 1-2 Italy

By on Jun 28, 2012 in International Football, Latest | 1 comment

On the seventeenth of June 1970, Italy and West Germany played out a World Cup semi-final at The Azteca Stadium in Mexico City so epic that earned itself the soubriquet of The Match Of The Century. Perhaps the finest tribute ever paid to an individual football match ever made can be found outside the stadium, a permanent monument to what became known as The Game Of...

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