Posts Tagged "Luton Town"

Match Of The Week: Luton Town 4-0 St Albans City

By on Oct 24, 2010 in English League Football, Latest, Non-League | 1 comment

It was in March 1983 that I first went to Kenilworth Road. Parents of the children junior school that I had starting attending had recently knitted what they believed to be the world’s longest ever football scarf and we were invited to show it off on the pitch before Luton’s First Division match against West Bromwich Albion, which then featured on Anglia...

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League Two And The Blue Square Premier: The Blurring Of The Lines

By on Oct 11, 2010 in English League Football, Latest, Non-League | 22 comments

In 1979, when the Alliance Premier League was founded between clubs from the Northern Premier League and the Southern Football League, there was a fairly clear line in the stand. There was no automatic promotion and relegation between it and what was then known as Division Four. Clubs in the bottom four of the Football League stood for re-election against the most...

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End Of Season Crowd Trouble Blues – Part One

End Of Season Crowd Trouble Blues – Part One

By on May 3, 2010 in English League Football, Latest, Non-League | 8 comments

What to make, then, of the events at Kenilworth Road this afternoon? On the one hand, there are plenty of plenty of supporters of other clubs in the Blue Square Premier that seem to hold the viewpoint that serious crowd trouble at a Luton match has been something that has been waiting to happen for some considerable time. However, although finding more precise...

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Barry Hearn On Administration

Barry Hearn On Administration

By on Feb 25, 2010 in Finance, Latest | 9 comments

Michel Platini, with all of the elegance that one might expect from a man with such a playing career, describes it as “financial doping”. It is, in short, the accumulation of debt to purchase success on the pitch. Some clubs do it as a result of the egos of their chairmen, some do it from the fear of what might happen if they don’t, and some do it...

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Match Of The Midweek I: Oxford United 2-0 Luton Town

By on Sep 9, 2009 in Latest, Non-League | 9 comments

We have three Matches Of The Week for you this week. Tomorrow night, it’s England vs Croatia in the World Cup qualifiers and on Thursday night the England Ladies Team take on Germany in the final of the European Women’s Championship in Helsinki. Tonight, though, we kick off with Oxford United vs Luton Town in the Blue Square Premier. Oxford United and...

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