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Spartans’ Spots Stolen!

March 3, 2014

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BLYTH SPARTANS

Northern Premier League club Blyth Spartans have been victim to a crime dubbed “the silliest in nonleague football.” Some opportunistic thief has stolen their penalty and centre spots! Club chairman Tony Platten suspects the theft could be the work of either a disgruntled fan or someone with a grudge against the club. Speaking to the […]

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Sixteen Games Off In A Row!

February 10, 2014

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Stockbridge FC

We are all aware of the terrible rainfall that has decimated week after week of the non league fixture list, but spare a thought for Wessex League club Stockbridge FC. They have not played a game since November 15th, having had an incredible sixteen consecutive games postponed! However, it hasn’t been just the weather putting […]

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Club Buys New Stand – On eBay!

January 17, 2014

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Brightlingsea_Regent

Essex club Brightlingsea Regent have found a novel way of buying their new stand, paying £5,500 for the new structure on auction site eBay! The Eastern Counties League Premier Division side have purchased the 107-seater stand, and hope to get it transported from the Isle of Wight and installed in time for their FA Vase […]

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Seven Players Sent Off – Including A Movie Star!

January 6, 2014

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Hellenic_football_league

There was little Christmas Spirit on show on December 28th 2013, as referee Mateusz Filipiak sent off no fewer than 7 (Seven) – always wanted to do that! – players in a Hellenic League Premier Division match between Thame United and Highworth Town. Amazingly, Thame manager John Fisher said there wasn’t a bad tackle in […]

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Footballer Sent Off For Tackle!

August 28, 2013

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As the article title suggests, a footballer was recently sent off because of a tackle. Well, not a tackle so much as his tackle! The incredible story occurred during AFC Croydon’s FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round match with Collier’s Wood on August 17th. Louis Blake, making his debut for AFC Croydon, came on as a […]

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Congleton Town Cope With Fred Faux Pas!

August 5, 2013

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Congleton-Town-Logo

The incredible story of how one club’s tribute backfired…

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How’s This For Fixture Congestion!

April 19, 2012

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Norton United

If you think your club has a lot of fixtures to play, I’m pretty sure they’re not as bad as Norton United’s! 

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Two Games In One Day!

April 11, 2012

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southernleague

Next time you hear a Premier League manager or player complain about having two games in three days, point them in the direction of this article!

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Will The Curse Strike Again?

February 3, 2012

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HillBorough

The curious case of the Hillingdon Borough Curse!

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You Couldn’t Make It Up!

December 19, 2011

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A Real Own Goal!

I first saw this story back in the summer, and it has stuck with me ever since, and so I thought I would share it!

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