Tag Archives: non-league

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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Bognor Regis 1 Enfield 1

Bognor Regis Town 1 Enfield 1 (14th Jan 2017) I’ve had better organised football trips. I was planning to go to Brackley v Stockport, until a Saturday morning check of the state of their pitch revealed the fixtures site I’d … Continue reading

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Altrincham 0 Gloucester 1

Altrincham 0 Gloucester City 1 (7th Jan 2017) It may sound weird to say it, but it wasn’t really the lure of watching a cup tie at Old Trafford that tempted me to venture up to Greater Manchester. It was … Continue reading

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Carshalton 1 Ramsgate 1

Carshalton Athletic 1 Ramsgate 1 (22nd October 2016) With the demographic of non-league football fans skewed towards men with grey or very little hair, and small grandchildren asking how long until they can go home, it doesn’t seem the most … Continue reading

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Weymouth 2 Dorchester 1

Weymouth 2 Dorchester Town 1 (29th August 2016) Oh I do like to be beside the seaside… …and sadly so does everyone else on a warm Bank Holiday Monday. Plans to have a leisurely afternoon at the front, perhaps with … Continue reading

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Rot-Weiss Oberhausen 0 Viktoria Köln 3

Rot-Weiss Oberhausen 0 Viktoria Köln 3 (12th December 2015) There can’t be too many tourists who visit Oberhausen. Obviously I wasn’t there for the Gasometer, converted into an exhibition space (shut) or even the New Centre and its Christmas market, … Continue reading

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