Non-League Football

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Touring With The Stones: The Song Remains The Same

Wealdstone continue their inconsistent start to the Non-league campaign. Continue reading »

Touring With The Stones; The Fat Lady Sings An FA Cup Dirge

A quick exit from the FA Cup has ramifications off the pitch for any non League side. Continue reading »

Anatomy of A Football Fan: The Groundhopper

Roge Slater follows up on our previous discussion of various types of fans, with a look at the gypsies of the footballing public. Continue reading »

Touring With The Stones: The Blue Badge Of Courage

Wealdstone FC have settled on a formation and battle plan, which has them marching up the table in the Ryman League. Continue reading »

Touring With The Philosophers’ Stones; Sorcerer Gordon Bartlett Wealds His Magic!

After failing abysmally to protect the honour of their house in their previous match, Wealdstone finally channeled some magic against highly regarded Bury Town. Continue reading »

Touring with The Stones: A Millstone Around The Neck

A long, long week for Wealdstone FC. Continue reading »

Touring with The Stones; A Tale of Two Towns

Non-League Wealdstone FC kick off their season with an opening week double dip. Continue reading »

Ballad Of A Disenchanted Premier League Fan

First Santa Claus, then Jedward, now the Premier League. Continue reading »

Touring With The ‘Stones: War of the Worlds

Does non-League football even rate radio coverage these days? Continue reading »

Touring With The ‘Stones: A Musical Guide To Non-League Hierarchy

Roge Slater brought some traveling music to ease the journey through the labyrinthian meanderings of the lower leagues. Continue reading »

Touring With The ‘Stones: Tough Choices Ahead & Advice For The Discerning Non-League ‘Investor’

Roge Slater sums up the Wealdstone pre-season to date and has a look at the rest of the Ryman League. Continue reading »

Touring With The ‘Stones: Biggles Plays Four Four Two!

Roger Slater avoids the M and takes a trip down memory lane enroute to another preseason friendly. Continue reading »

Touring With The ‘Stones: Wealdstone Is Off and Running!

Non-League Wealdstone kick off their pre-season with a daily double against Maidenhead United and Kentish Town, followed by their annual home tilt against Championship side Watford. Continue reading »

Wealdstone FC: A Different Version Of Financial Fair Play

Because football can be down to earth, too. Continue reading »

Culture Schlock: Off The Bench – Gordon Bartlett’s Twenty Five Years Of Non-League Management

An inspiring tale of one manager’s journey through Non-League football, replete with stars on the rise, on the wane and, too often, on the way to the match but not to the right stadium. Continue reading »

Culture Schlock: Use The Channels!

One of the problems with the English, and I say this as a lover of the country and a fan of the game they gave to the world, is that they take their football too seriously.  Judging by the way they’ve played so far in this World Cup, my claim can’t be written off, the … Continue reading »

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Culture Schlock

Martin Palazzotto finds a diamond in the rough in Gordon Bartlett: Off The Bench, a down to earth account of twenty-five years in Non-League Management.

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Roger Domeneghetti reviews Paul Tomkin's book Pay As You Play, which reveals an interesting method for comparing your favourite sides of old with the best clubs of today.

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