Livi On The Edge?


Ian began writing Twohundredpercent in May 2006. He lives in Brighton. He has also written for, amongst others, Pitch Invasion, FC Business Magazine, The Score, When Saturday Comes, Stand Against Modern Football and The Football Supporter. Ian was the first winner of the Socrates Award For Not Being Dead Yet at the 2010 NOPA awards for football bloggers.

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6 Responses

  1. Martin says:

    Franchise customers should read this to prepare them for the inevitable after Winkleman sells up or his property development profit subsidy dries up.

  2. Jertzee says:

    I always think it’s bad when any club is near to going to the wall, but would rejoice if MK Dons were to go bust.
    Old Meadowbank fans probably feel the same…

  3. If it where to happen – and it looks likely – the team replacing Livingston would start in the Third division, and a 3rd division side and one 2nd division side would be promoted to keep the numbers even.

    It’s a tough time for Scottish football, with Clyde, Stranraer and Stirling Albion all in trouble and Setanta going under.

  4. Setanta were the Leeds Utd of rights licensed broadcasting. They gambled, spent and then couldn’t compete.

  5. Interesting article. It is a shame when clubs have such difficulties – Portsmouth are farm from safe at the moment

  1. August 14, 2009

    […] Freeman has already given some of the background to the ongoing saga at Livingston, but since then the situation has developed apace, leading to three clubs being moved between […]

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