Posts Tagged "St Albans City"

Something Personal About Colin Lippiatt

By on Oct 18, 2010 in Latest, Non-League | 3 comments

We didn’t quite realise just how much of an event it was until we arrived at the ground itself. St Albans City had finished in second place in the 2005/06 Blue Square South table behind big-spending Weymouth, but the team had hardly set the local populace alight (the average home crowd for that season remained less than 600 and the club didn’t record a...

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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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Lewes 0-0 St Albans City

Lewes 0-0 St Albans City

By on Apr 15, 2010 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 12 comments

It’s a fresh, spring evening, and the eyes of most of the football world are fixed upon the North London derby between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal. In one small corner of East Sussex, however, a match is being played out in the Blue Square South between two clubs that have both had their degree of problems over the last couple of years but have reacted to...

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The Saints City Trust Fire The Perfect Broadside

The Saints City Trust Fire The Perfect Broadside

By on Jan 28, 2010 in Latest, Non-League | 9 comments

We live in challenging times, and these extend to every corner of the game and every aspect of how clubs run themselves. One club that has found the going tough over the last couple of years or so is St Albans City of the Blue Square South. Increasing concern over the way that their club was being run led to the formation of the Saints City Trust, and the Trust has...

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