Posts Tagged "Darlington"

Darlington FC Hangs By A Thread

By on Jan 4, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 4 comments

The news came through with startling speed, another rumour that swelled to an almost bewildering succession of public statements in just a few short hours. At the end of yesterday, the battle-wearied supporters of Darlington FC could only step back, blinking, and survey the wreckage. Their club has been pushed into administration for the third time in less than ten...

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An Unhappy New Year At Darlington

By on Jan 2, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 0 comments

A new year may have begun, but familiar problems are already starting to make themselves clear with conflicting stories concerning the well-being of Blue Square Premier club Darlington. A club that has already had two spells in administration in the last decade could well be headed for further trauma following reports in the local press during the break between...

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Non-League Videos Of The Week: 20-11-2011

By on Nov 20, 2011 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

We have five matches for you this week as our non-league videos of the week. First up is the match from the Blue Square Premier between Ebbsfleet United and a club that has been having renewed difficulties off the pitch again, Darlington. Next up are the goals from the Blue Square North match between Altrincham and Gloucester City. We then have highlights from the...

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Darlington’s Future In Doubt – Yet Again

By on Nov 8, 2011 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 1 comment

Over the last few years it has become one of English footballs most instantly recognisable totems of the folly of ego, and now it seems as if The Reynolds Arena – currently known as The Northern Echo Arena – which has been an albatross around the neck of the club since it moved into it in 2003, may finally be play a significant role in the end of...

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Those We Have Lost: Feethams, Darlington

By on Jun 15, 2011 in History, Latest, Non-League | 4 comments

Next up in our series on the lost football grounds of Britain, comes one of the most poignant stories of all. Darlington left Feethams for The Reynolds Arena in 2003, leaving behind a home of over a hundred years to play in a vast bowl that has proved to be disastrous for the club. Stefan Volkmann writes on this most painful of moves. When historians of the...

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