Posts made in August, 2012

Match Of The Past: Charlton Athletic

By on Aug 26, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

This week’s matches from the archives of the clubs of the Football League Championship feature Charlton Athletic and six matches from the years between 1982 and 2001. Our first match is a Second Division match from 1982 against Watford, and we follow this up with two matches from the First Division from the 1986/87 season, and against Everton and again against...

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Match Of The Week: The FA Cup – AFC Sudbury 5-0 Ilford

By on Aug 26, 2012 in Latest, Non-League | 0 comments

The earliest rounds of the FA Cup could, for those participating, be considered to have a small amount of nuisance value about them. Clubs seeking to build a little rhythm to their league seasons find that the cup interjects every two or three weeks or so, and those that are successful can find themselves with a backlog of cancelled fixtures that can cause major...

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Kevin Heaneys Bankruptcy Raises More Questions Than It Answers

By on Aug 24, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

After everything, it was a simple tweet from BBC Cornwall that confirmed the end of Kevin Heaneys ownership of Truro City FC, but even this grand finale wasn’t what many people had expected. After all the talk of winding up orders from creditors, investment groups that didn’t wish their identity to be made public, threats from unpaid players to walk away...

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Kettering Towns Torment Continues

By on Aug 22, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 3 comments

Their brave new world wasn’t meant to turn out like this. When Kettering Town moved out of their Rockingham Road ground to the then recently vacated Nene Park, the former home of near rivals Rushden & Diamonds, the aim was surely for a place in the Football League. Last night, however, the club played its first home match of the season in the Premier...

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