Posts made in August, 2012

Numbers And Satisfaction On The Opening Day Of The Season

By on Aug 20, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

Perusing acres of statistics that can be found in newspapers on the opening weekend of the football season can be a most enlightening way to pass the couple of hours, even if focusing on the attendance figures rather than the results themselves does require a certain degree of furtiveness. At the top end of the game, there are few surprises to be found. Most Premier...

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Non-League Videos Of The Week: 18-08-2012

By on Aug 19, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

The premier division of the Football Conference may have started last weekend, but this weekend is the one that we’re marking as the start of the new football season and the return of our non-league videos of the week. Tonight, we have four matches from four different divisions as clubs get back to competitive action after their summer break. Our first match...

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Match Of The Week: Lewes 1-2 Enfield Town

By on Aug 19, 2012 in Latest, Non-League | 1 comment

It feels as though the new football season has started a little too soo this afternoon. A summer which had rather looked as if it might not arrive at all has settled to a ninety degree heat from which there is no respite, even in the shade. Even by the coast in Brighton, this is weather that simply makes you want to curl up and fall asleep. A handful of miles inland...

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The 200% Pre-Season Previews: League Two

By on Aug 18, 2012 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

With time being short before the first games kickoff, this division will be a little briefer than the Championship and League One. As with the other divisions, not all signings have been named, so if you notice someone, or perhaps a club that I’ve “missed”, chances are I haven’t actually missed them, just made a decision to omit them. Except for Northampton Town,...

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The 200% Pre-Season Previews: League One

By on Aug 18, 2012 in English League Football, Latest | 5 comments

With the Championship starting last night, the Football League season is already underway, but League One kicks off later this afternoon. And after a season where so many sides looked strong at the top, there don’t appear to be any sides as strong as those that won promotion last season. With no real makeweights on paper either, we could well be in for one of...

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