Category Archives: England

Tibet 1 United Koreans in Japan 1 (ConIFA World Cup)

Tibet 1 United Koreans in Japan 1 (UKiJ win 4-1 on pens) (9th June 2018) In less than a week, the real World Cup, the one with the stars, the money, the expensive tickets and the wall-to-wall coverage will start, … Continue reading

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Tibet 1 Karpatalya 5 (CONIFA World Cup)

Tibet 1 Karpatalya 5 (3rd June 2018) Same tournament as yesterday, same ground, but rather more goals on an enjoyable, if rather warm, Sunday afternoon. Following on from the Kabylia fans yesterday, it was the turn of the Tibet fans … Continue reading

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United Koreans in Japan 0 Kabylia 0 (CONIFA World Cup)

United Koreans in Japan 0 Kabylia 0 (2nd June 2018) “어떻게 우승하지 않았을까요?” is, according to Google translate, Korean for “How did we not win that?” which will no doubt be the overriding emotion for the United Koreans in Japan … Continue reading

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Grantham 4 Barwell 1

Grantham Town 4 Barwell 1 (24th March 2018) A modern ground, based around an athletics track, located on an industrial estate…it didn’t sound too promising, but it was OK actually. I could hardly complain. It was my choice, after all, … Continue reading

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Ossett Albion 3 Clitheroe 0

Ossett Albion 3 Clitheroe 0 (17th March 2018) Bloody cold – that’s the main summary of yesterday’s day out. Braving “snow-mageddon” weather forecasts and newspaper headlines, which all but predicted the start of a new ice age, with polar bears … Continue reading

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Faversham 2 Molesey 1

Faversham Town 2 Molesey 1 (13th January 2018) A late change of plan, mainly due to lethargy and not fancying a long trip up to Ilkeston on a dull and grey day, had me switching to the significantly shorter option … Continue reading

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Totton 0 Taunton 4

AFC Totton 0 Taunton Town 4 (6th January 2018) The cold and a touch of laziness dictated that Totton, about an hour away by car, was about as far as I fancied going this day. A visit to Totton’s ground … Continue reading

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Aveley 1 Grays 1

Aveley 1 Grays Athletic 1 (26th December 2017) Only 15 miles separate Aveley from Billericay’s ground that had been our noon kick-off venue, but the prospect of Boxing Day sales traffic at the nearby Thurrock Lakeside shopping mall meant a … Continue reading

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Billericay 1 Thurrock 0

Billericay Town 1 Thurrock 0 (26th December 2017) Another Boxing Day, another double-header, this time in Essex, around the other side of the M25. I’d been to Billericay before, but since then the ground has been completely rebuilt, and the … Continue reading

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Dunstable 0 Basingstoke 6

Dunstable Town 0 Basingstoke Town 6 (16th December 2017) Sometimes you have to feel a little bit sorry for some clubs. After a cheery greeting at the turnstile and programme stall, you walk into the modern clubhouse with welcoming barstaff … Continue reading

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