Are Leyton Orient FC Going Bust?

Leyton Orient are due to start the 2017/18 season in the Vanarama National League, however press reports suggest that their is a real possibility that the club may fall into the same fate as newly wound up Ilkeston FC. Amidst rumours on social media and contradicting opinions on the matter I thought I’d do aContinue reading “Are Leyton Orient FC Going Bust?”

Non League Finals Day: All you need to know

On Sunday Wembley will be host to Macclesfield v York City and Cleethorpes v South Shields in the FA Trophy and FA Vase. The Non League Finals Day will be broadcast live on BT Sport 1HD/4K from 11:30AM. FA VASE: Cleethorpes v South Shields Kick off –  12:15pm Last years winners – Morpeth Town Prize money – £25,000Continue reading “Non League Finals Day: All you need to know”

York City players free to leave following relegation

As Gary Mills has officially signed on for another year at Bootham Crescent his next job is no doubt figuring out who he wants to keep for York City’s 2017/18 season in the National League North. I expect a retained list to be published once the FA Trophy has concluded, however until then I thought I’dContinue reading “York City players free to leave following relegation”

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 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”

Sutton United: A shambles.

Thanks to the FA Cup non league Lincoln and Sutton United have slid into the hearts of football fans across the country. Lincoln are the first non league side in 103 years to reach the Quarter Finals after defying the odds and beating Premier League Burnley. They will be rewarded with an away tie at theContinue reading “Sutton United: A shambles.”

My first interview with a Football Manager.

Some of you will have probably seen my blog post on my internship for BT Sport. One of the jobs I have to do is interview the managers after the game. This is the story of how I became a bumbling mess on my first ever interview. So picture a 19 year old kid, justContinue reading “My first interview with a Football Manager.”