Posts Tagged "Darlington"

What Today At Darlington Tells Us About Lower Division Football

By on Jan 18, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

At the exact time of writing (almost one thirty in the afternoon), we do not know whether Darlington FC has been rescued or not. What we can say for certain is that a situation that may have seen the club die at one minute to midday has been extended and that further negotiations are now taking place and that a decision is due imminently over whether the club can be...

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High Noon For Darlington

By on Jan 17, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 1 comment

At the end of yesterday, Darlington FC remained alive albeit on life support. Today, however, stories started to emerge which threaten to fragment an increasingly fractious fan-base as the matter of this club’s survival draws closer and closer to its denouement.  There have been words of encouragement and support funds and fury from many supporters that a...

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Rifts & Distrust Threaten To Kill Darlington For Good

By on Jan 14, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 6 comments

It is very much a sign of the times that £50,000 is not a great deal of money to a football club in trouble playing in the fifth division of the English league system these days. An ongoing debate over the eventual destination of precisely this amount of money, however, seems to be throwing a spanner into the works of an attempt to rescue Darlington Football Club...

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Mixed Signals & Bad News From Darlington

By on Jan 10, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 3 comments

There may only be a couple of days left to go. Darlington FC continue to stare into the abyss and the comments of the club’s joint administrator, Harvey Madden, in an interview with BBC Radio Tees this evening will have offered no comfort to those of the opinion that it is now only a matter of time before this football club folds after one hundred and...

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With Their Heads Held High: A Darlington Fan’s Call To Arms

By on Jan 5, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 0 comments

There has been, as has seemed perpetual over the last few months or so, a lot of bad news about recently. Whether we are driving to distraction over racism, looking at football clubs that are staring into the financial abyss or lamenting the death of anything approaching civility within our national game, putting our heads above the parapets of modern football for...

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