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Hands Off Our Trophy

With the new EFL Trophy kicking off this week let’s take a look at why it’s killing the lower league game. Continue reading


The Costs of Evo-Stik Football

Every year the BBC publishes a Price of Football index that compares how much it costs a fan to attend the different Football League and Premier League grounds, along with the cost of a pie, programme, and cup of tea. We decided to have a look what the average admission prices were for the 24 … Continue reading

The Germany Story

With Germany winning the 2014 World Cup this new generation have been described as one of the best groups of players to emerge from a broken great. It’s been a long final free 12 years for Germany, who were World Cup runners up in 2002. The winning goal for Germany showed the start of a new … Continue reading

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Promoted

On a rainy day at the Vagrants a strong first half saw the home side promoted to their highest ever league. The home team started strongly with the wind in their favour but it soon became clear the the weather would have a strong say in the outcome of the play-off match. Crewe & Nantwich took … Continue reading