Category Archives: England

Lancaster 1 Mickleover 1

Lancaster City 1 Mickleover Sports 1 (19th August 2017) How can you not want to see a game at a ground which revels in the name “Giant Axe”? Well, I guess when it’s up the other end of the country, … Continue reading

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Redditch 5 Nuneaton 0

No pictures. No match report. Why? Because although I went to Redditch for this opening day fixture, I made the monumentally stupid mistake of not looking at the fixtures details closely enough, and turned up at Redditch’s ground a week … Continue reading

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British Grand Prix (Qualifying)

British Grand Prix Qualifying Day, Silverstone (15th July 2017) Over forty thousand quid – that’s what this day out nearly cost me. Now, I sure we all know a day out at Silverstone for the Grand Prix, even just for … Continue reading

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Burton 2 Reading 4

Burton Albion 2 Reading 4 (6th May 2017) I’m not sure the phrase “there’s some space down there, down by the horse” has been said too often at a football ground, but the last day of the season party atmosphere, … Continue reading

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Belper 3 Kidsgrove 1

Belper Town 3 Kidsgrove Athletic 1 (15th April 2017) It’s not just about the football. If all I wanted to do was watch “a” match, I could pick one of the multitude of local games in the Berkshire area and … Continue reading

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Maidenhead 2 East Thurrock 1

Maidenhead United 2 East Thurrock 1 (8th April 2017) Just a small report from York Road, where I’ve been to several times before, with the ground being about 10 miles from where I live. “About 10 miles” isn’t that far … Continue reading

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Prescot Cables 2 Goole 2

Prescot Cables 2 Goole AFC 2 (25th March 2017) This doesn’t sound the most attractive fixture. Prescot Cables sounds like a factory team who should be playing parks football against the Stag & Hounds 2nd XI on a Sunday morning. … Continue reading

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Blyth Spartans 4 Skelmersdale 0

Blyth Spartans 4 Skelmersdale United 0 (18th March 2017) I am well aware that travelling around the country to watch semi-professional football matches between two teams I don’t support in any way, is a little bit nuts, but when you … Continue reading

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Banbury 2 Cambridge City 0

Banbury United 2 Cambridge City 0 (5th February 2017) Although it’s taken an awfully long time to get round to coming here, Banbury’s was one of the first non-league grounds I ever saw. I certainly would have seen Wokingham Town’s … Continue reading

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Clitheroe 0 Kendal 0

Clitheroe 0 Kendal Town 0 (21st January 2017) It has to be said, there are times when I wonder if leaving the house at 8 am, to spend the best part of the next six hours trekking up to the … Continue reading

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