Ricky Miller: The next non league sensation

Since Jamie Vardy exploded onto the scene in the top flight last year, wining the Premier League in the process, football league clubs have invested their interest in non league to find the few hidden gems waiting for their big opportunity. In recent years non league players Kristian Dennis, Andre Gray, Joe Lolley, Harry BeautymanContinue reading “Ricky Miller: The next non league sensation”

National League South Playoffs: Preview

The National League South is composed of 22 teams, all in close proximity compared to the north and many teams surrounding the capital. Maidenhead United sealed automatic promotion ahead of Ebbsfleet United this season with 98 points. In bizarre fashion this year two teams were disqualified from the National League South playoffs: Poole Town and HungerfordContinue reading “National League South Playoffs: Preview”

National League North Playoffs: Preview

After a 42 game season and 9 months of football the National League North has come to a close for the 2016/17 season. After Darlington lost their appeal to compete in the playoffs this year, up stepped 6th placed Chorley who filled the last remaining playoff place. The teams competing in this years National League NorthContinue reading “National League North Playoffs: Preview”

National League Playoffs: 16/17 Preview

As the season came to a close on Saturday the National League saw four teams emerge as playoff contenders to be promoted into League 2. These teams are as follows: Tranmere, Forest Green, Dagenham & Redbridge and Aldershot. All four teams will compete in a two legged semi final to gain a place at WembleyContinue reading “National League Playoffs: 16/17 Preview”

York City v Forest Green – MATCH PREVIEW

York City will host Forest Green on Saturday which will be broadcast live on BT Sport. The Minstermen need at least a point to have any chance of survival in this years Vanarama National League. The match kicks off at 12:15pm and will be covered on BT Sport 1 from 11:30am. You could argue thatContinue reading “York City v Forest Green – MATCH PREVIEW”

National League: Who Will Make The Playoffs?

Following my post on the teams at the bottom of the table I thought I’d do the same for the teams near the top. Most importantly the teams challenging for a place in the playoffs. There are four teams currently in the running for the two remaining playoff spots. They will join Tranmere Rovers andContinue reading “National League: Who Will Make The Playoffs?”

National League: Who Will Be Relegated?

It’s been an extremely frustrating time this season watching my team York City crumble in the National League after such high expectations at the start of the year. However York are in a relegation scrap, it is what it is, and it’s going to go down to the last game against Forest Green. Because ofContinue reading “National League: Who Will Be Relegated?”

York City FC Desktop Wallpapers – FREE Download

After playing around with graphics in Photoshop I’ve come up with a few York City desktop wallpapers. I’ve made home and away coloured wallpapers to choose from. Feel free to save and download and share as you like. Home Colours:   Away Colours: I will be doing some iPhone wallpapers in the future so lookContinue reading “York City FC Desktop Wallpapers – FREE Download”

York City have fielded 48 players this season

When Jackie McNamara and chairman Jason McGill set out to recruit in the summer they used the tactic of signing players with potential and players who were hungry for success at a professional level. This saw the likes of Kaine Felix and Daniel Nti sign for the club who had both been playing in theContinue reading “York City have fielded 48 players this season”

York City FC: Gary Mills ponders relegation

York City FC have only 5 games remaining to retain their status in the Vanarama National League. The Minstermen currently sit 22nd in the league with 2 points from safety. York City kissed goodbye to their game in hand on Tuesday night as they fell to a 2-0 home defeat to mid-table Bromley. Thoughts fromContinue reading “York City FC: Gary Mills ponders relegation”

Are York City better up North or down South?

Recently I had the idea to make a map of results so far this season and I found the facts and statistics quite interesting. York play Southport next who sound like they should be from somewhere around Bournemouth but when I did my research it turns out it’s closer to Liverpool. Good job I checkedContinue reading “Are York City better up North or down South?”