York City’s teenage goalkeeping prodigy Ryan Whitley is First Team bound

The goalkeeping situation at York City FC is still uncertain after Jon Worsnop and Luke Simpson conceded a combined total of eight goals against League One side Blackburn Rovers on Tuesday in a pre-season friendly. The Minstermen have not had a stable number one since the departure of Michael Ingham in 2016 and will be … Continue reading York City’s teenage goalkeeping prodigy Ryan Whitley is First Team bound

Duo looking to impress on trial with York City

Yesterday York City FC's twitter page posted a selection of photos from the first training session back. The usual faces: Sean Newton, Simon Heslop and Jon Parkin were all in attendance, but not everyone recognised the two new faces snapped at Wigginton Road Training Ground. Interesting to see Kaine Felix in training, also two players … Continue reading Duo looking to impress on trial with York City

Are professional clubs at a disadvantage in the National League?

There are a handful of Football League quality players in the lower leagues who are playing part time and have their own business or job on the side. Because their profession outside the game it is not financially viable for them to quit their day job and join a professional team who require full time … Continue reading Are professional clubs at a disadvantage in the National League?

York City to play Grantham Town in pre-season.

Grantham Town have announced that they will play York City in the George and Marge Freeston Memorial Trophy. They will also host Mansfield Town and Nottingham Forest the week after. In Brief Established in 1874 Grantham Town play in the Northern Premier League Premier Division, the seventh tier of English football. Hailing from Lincolnshire the club … Continue reading York City to play Grantham Town in pre-season.