The Demise of Hartlepool, Chester, Macclesfield, Dagenham and Torquay?

This season in the National League many clubs have opened up about their financial troubles and have exposed the faults in how teams are run in the top tier of non league football. This has lead to many fundraisers such as the Hartlepool United just giving page, which has raised almost £85,000 to help save […]

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 a […]

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 – £25,000 […]

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 Beautyman […]

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 Wembley […]

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 and […]

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 of […]

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 the […]