National League Review (13/08/19)

  There are new leaders in the form of Solihull Moors who put on a hell of a show at Chorley. Nathan Blissett bagged a superb hat-trick, added to with Paul McCallum’s brace before Danny Wright’s late strike put the gloss on a fine night at Victory Park. The Moors leapfrogged Halifax into pole position after the Shaymen went down to a Mark Harris goal … Continue reading National League Review (13/08/19)

“The Gaffer” Documentary Premieres on BT Sport Tonight

From flipping pancakes on a Saturday morning with the family to masterminding a famous away day victory. There is never a dull moment in the life of a Manager in the Vanarama National League. In the latest in the BT Sport Films series, “The Gaffer” gives a behind-the-scenes look at the lives of several bosses in the fifth tier. Simon Weaver (Harrogate Town), Neil Smith … Continue reading “The Gaffer” Documentary Premieres on BT Sport Tonight

Aldershot Town 0-1 Bromley: Familiarity breeds despair

An old cliché is familiarity breeds contempt. It hasn’t reached the contempt stage yet but after last night’s unfortunate (and referee debacle aside) home defeat to a streetwise Bromley side, there is a growing sense of desperation at the Rec. We are so proud of the loyal following we have and those Eastbankers again were mahnificent throught what was a testing ninety minutes for the … Continue reading Aldershot Town 0-1 Bromley: Familiarity breeds despair

The WORST refereeing I have seen in 40 years of watching football

Well… it was. It was the WORST refereeing I have ever seen and I, like many others, have been going to football for forty years and spent a fortune doing so. At last night’s Vanarama National League fixture between Aldershot Town and Bromley it was so bad that it almost caused a riot and might have done at a larger venue. It all concerned the man … Continue reading The WORST refereeing I have seen in 40 years of watching football