Posts Tagged "York City"

Wimbledon & York City Shred The Nerves At The Foot Of League Two

By on Mar 10, 2013 in English League Football, Latest | 2 comments

It is getting to the point of the season at which time starts to run out. The luxury of believing that our teams can afford to drop points starts to fade from view as we reach the home straight, and there are few other places in the whole of English football in which nerves are already in the air than at the bottom of League Two. Just four points separate the bottom...

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100 Owners: Number 86 – Douglas Craig (York City)

By on Jul 29, 2012 in History, Latest | 6 comments

In May, York City beat Luton Town by two goals to one in the Blue Square Bet Premier play-off final at Wembley Stadium, ending an eight year long stay in non-league football and the the return of League football to one of the English games more idiosyncratic venues, Bootham Crescent. For seventy-five years between 1929 and 2004, York City had been stalwarts rather...

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Match of the Weekend 4 – The Conference Playoff Final – York City 2 – 1 Luton Town

By on May 20, 2012 in Latest, Non-League | 17 comments

“We’re a Football League club, how good is that?” – Gary Mills’ reaction to York City’s return to the league was typically unshowy, embodying the calm, quiet way the Minstermen have gone about their season. There were no tears, no whoops of delight and not much in the way of a wild celebration, just an acknowledgement of how much...

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Non-League Videos Of The Week: 14/05/2012

By on May 14, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

Well, this is the final edition of Non-League Videos Of The Week for this season, but we do at least have a round-up games that are well worth an hour of your time. We kick-off with a double-bill from Wembley, with highlights of Saturday’s FA Trophy final between York City and Newport County, followed by Sunday’s FA Vase final between Dunston UTS and...

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Non-League Videos Of The Week: 18-03-2012

By on Mar 18, 2012 in Latest, Video | 1 comment

Cup finals are in the air for our Non-League Videos Of The Week for this week. In the FA Trophy, a place at Wembley was at stake as the second leg of the semi-finals was played between Luton Town & York City, and Newport County & the only non-Blue Square Bet Premier side left in the competition, Wealdstone. York City led 1-0 after their first leg at...

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