Posts Tagged "Cheltenham Town"

The Changing Fortunes Of Cheltenham Town

By on Dec 5, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

A plum FA Cup tie away at Tottenham Hotspur, an unbeaten run away from home
and whispers of a promotion push – when did all start going so right
 for Cheltenham Town? From the dark months of the Martin Allen era which saw the manager
 leave under a cloud after unproven accusations of racism levelled at him by a nightclub bouncer and a precarious escape from...

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In Exile: Gloucester City’s Lessons In Groundsharing

By on Jun 5, 2011 in Latest, Non-League | 1 comment

As part of 200%’s series about Britain’s lost football grounds we look at Gloucester City, a club without a home ground since 2007. Unlike many other club’s in their league Gloucester City own their own ground, its just they can’t use it at the moment. They haven’t been able to play at Meadow Park for almost four years. The Tigers weren’t the victims of property...

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Bananas, Banter And Blowtorches – The Julian Alsop Story

By on Apr 25, 2011 in English League Football, Latest, Non-League | 3 comments

Shortly before 5pm this afternoon a 37-year-old man burnt a pair of football boots in a field in Gloucestershire and in doing so brought the curtain down on an illustrious career spanning more than 20 years and almost as many clubs. Julian Alsop headed home a last-minute equaliser in Bishop Cleeve’s Zamaretto South and West season finale against North Leigh shortly...

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