May 2013

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Which Way Next For Manchester United?

Manchester United supporters find themselves staring into a very unfamiliar looking void following the announcement of the retirement of Alex Ferguson.

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May 8, 2013
Ian

The Early 1980s Decline & Fall Of Manchester City

It hasn’t always been ambrosia and nectar for Manchester City, and thirty years ago the club was relegated from the First Division on the last day of the season in spectacular style.

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May 7, 2013
Ian

The 126th Welsh Cup Final

The 126th Welsh Cup should be a reason for celebration at the end of a remarkable season for football in Wales. Neil Mace looks at this afternoon’s match at The Racecourse Ground.

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May 6, 2013
Ian

Drama And Absurdity On The Last Day Of The Championship Season

At the end of a long and tiring season in the Championship there was all to play for on the last day, but no-one could have expected the drama that unfolded across the length and breadth of the division.

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May 5, 2013
Ian

The Aldershot Phoenix Becomes Icarus As The AGM Cup Looms Again

The ascent of Aldershot Town ended at the end of last season in League Two with relegation and a financial collapse into administration, with boardroom bickering seemingly to blame.

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May 3, 2013
Ian

Tales From A Mickey Mouse Cup

The London Senior Cup doesn’t quite have the stature that it used to have, but it still stirs up something primeval in the supporters of the teams that make it to its final.

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May 2, 2013
Mark

A Grand Day Out: On The 2013 FA Vase Final

This Saturday, Wembley plays host to its third cup final of the year – so far – when Spennymoor Town of the Northern League travel down to play Tunbridge Wells of the Kent League. Here’s Paul Caulfield with a little bit of background on the teams and the competition itself.

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May 1, 2013
Ian
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