Posts Tagged "Darlington"

Light At The End Of Darlington’s Tunnel

By on Feb 2, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 1 comment

The phrase “emotional rollercoaster” is one that is overused in football these days, but the supporters of Darlington FC are rapidly becoming more than familiar with the term after another week in which their club sailed close to extinction before receiving confirmation from its joint administrator that it had permission to continue to trade – and...

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Darlington’s Second Final Day Of Reckoning Approaches

By on Jan 27, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

It is a sobering thought to consider that, for all the hard work and drama involved in keeping Darlington FC alive just nine days ago, the looming deadline over the clubs future comes up for renewal again on Monday. The last few days have seen a patchwork team lose narrowly to Fleetwood Town and Hayes & Yeading United in the league, but performances on the pitch...

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Top Versus Bottom In The Blue Square Premier

By on Jan 22, 2012 in Finance, Latest | 0 comments

Two matches in the Blue Square Premier brought together four clubs from directly opposite ends of the football spectrum yesterday and, while the results of those matches were hardly unexpected, it was difficult not to feel at the end of this week that these were not as important as the fact that the matches had taken place in the first place. The matches were, of...

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Tales From The Deep End: Non-League Football’s Difficult Start To 2012

By on Jan 19, 2012 in Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

This year has been a difficult year so far for several of our non-league clubs. Mike Bayly has a round-up of what has been going on at the foot of football’s food chain.  By any measure of austerity, it’s been a fairly turbulent week in the world of non-league football. On Sunday evening, the main stand at Rossendale United’s vacant Dark Lane ground was...

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When The Clock Struck Thirteen: Darlington FC Goes To The Wire

By on Jan 18, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 0 comments

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. There can be few other sets of football supporters that have had to bear up to the sort of agony and exhilaration that the supporters of Darlington FC have had to put up with yesterday but eventually, more than an hour after final confirmation one way or the other of the clubs fate was due to be announced, those...

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