Eastleigh 0-0 Aldershot Town

ALDERSHOT TOWN fought out a hard-earned share of the spoils on Tuesday night at the Silverlake Stadium. 307 of us officially were at the game and considering the travel complications (Eastleigh station having been closed earlier in the day due to a derailed freight train) and the weather forecast plus it being a midweek trek, I thought this was a commendable turnout. Personally happy with … Continue reading Eastleigh 0-0 Aldershot Town

Aldershot Town 3-3 Chorley

Sadly today was same old Aldershot, not learning from mistakes, same clueless manager making ridiculous substitution calls. Today was also a day when we should have put teams like Chorley to sleep and marched on proudly towards the play-offs.   Sure, we were going to miss Hunt at the back and I expected a lot more from Finney. Until his injury at Torquay I thought … Continue reading Aldershot Town 3-3 Chorley

On the road again: Maidenhead

By the early twentieth century, Maidenhead was a convenient resort for anyone who couldn’t be bothered to travel as far west from Paddington as Bath. A long-demolished riverfront hotel called Skindles was the haunt of royalty, politicians, actors, and writers — and a place for “illicit liaisons”. It hasn’t enjoyed the label of ‘fashionable’ since Edwardian times, when its waterfront made it a trendy resort … Continue reading On the road again: Maidenhead

Torquay: Gulls fans fear for future under Osborne

With a five-year stadium plan and a similarity with ourselves, not all sits well with Torquay fans regarding their current chairman. This from BBC Sport… By Brent Pilnick, BBC Sport The life of a Torquay United fan is far from easy right now. Seven points from safety towards the bottom of the National League, a once proud English Football League side are staring into the … Continue reading Torquay: Gulls fans fear for future under Osborne

Wrexham 1 Aldershot Town 2

It really IS the proverbial six pointer. Our dismal away form has to improve any time soon and our lads have certainly turned things around since the debacle in Dagenham. And look at them now! Since that win where we made them look like world-beaters, they’ve spiralled down the league and are below us and have parted ways with their manager. A look at the … Continue reading Wrexham 1 Aldershot Town 2

Chris Barker: Former Shots defender dies aged 39

It’s with deep regret and remorse that we learned of the passing of Craig Barker yesterday. South Wales Police have confirmed the sudden death of a 39-year-old man who was discovered at his home address in the Cyncoed area of Cardiff at about 14:00 GMT on 1 January. They added that the death is not being treated as suspicious and the coroner has been informed. … Continue reading Chris Barker: Former Shots defender dies aged 39