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About thegroundhog

I live underground, occasionally popping up at non-league and Welsh grounds. I live on a diet of insects, small rodents, nil-nils and post and pre-match angst.

Colwyn Bay


Saturday 25th February 2017 3.00pm Evostik Division One North Colwyn Bay 1 Glossop North End 2 ht: 1-0 att: 207 Entrance £10 Programme £2.50 Coffee £1.30 Bartle 45 : Leonard 79, Johnson 87 from Llanelian Road (from the archives) Whenever I plan … Continue reading

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Keele University (3G)


Monday 6th February 2017 19.45 Staffordshire County Senior League Division One Keele University 1 Market Drayton Tigers 1 HT: 0-1 Att: 27 Ent: FREE No Prog Goals 60 (pen) : 1 from Keele University Sports Complex 3G Pitch  

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Aylestone Park


Saturday 4th February 2017 15.00 East Midlands League Aylestone Park 5 Borrowash Victoria 1 HT: 3-1 Att: 35 Ent: £5 Prog: £1 Coffee: £1 Jepson 2,6,21,88 Brown 79 Patricino 45 from Saffron Lane

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Kimberley Miners Welfare


Saturday 14th January 2017 3.oopm East Midlands League Kimberley Miners Welfare 4 Gedling Miners Welfare 1 ht: 2-0 att: 40 Carter 29, Williamson 45, 79, 90+3 : Clarson 60 from The Stag Ground

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Cardiff City (CCS)


Saturday 3rd December 2016 Championship Cardiff City 0 Brighton 0 Att: 16,168 from Cardiff City Stadium

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Mynydd Isa Spartans


Tuesday 14th August 2018 18.30 Welsh National League Division One Mynydd Isa Spartans 4 Castell Alun Colts 0 ht: 0-0 att: 17 hc Davies 67, 75, 89 Robins 82 from Argoed Sports Centre Mynydd Isa Spartans came back into Welsh football … Continue reading

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Hinckley AFC


Saturday 11th August 2018 15.00 FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round Hinckley AFC 1 Anstey Nomads 1 HT: 1-0 Att: 218 Ryan 14p : Armeni 60 from Welfare Ground Hinckley AFC were established in January 2014. You will no doubt remember … Continue reading

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Haringey Borough


Monday 6th August 2018 19.45 Pre-Season Friendly Haringey Borough 3 Brentwood Town 2 HT: 3-0 Att: c70 Ent: 5 Prog £1 from Coles Park I had to go to London overnight for some work training. I rarely get to do London … Continue reading

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Orihuela CF


Saturday 28th July 2018 20.00 Partido Amistoso Orihuela CF (4th tier) 1 Real Murcia (3rd tier) 2 HT: 1-1 Att: c800 from Los Arcos Los Arcos had been on my bucket list of grounds for a few years. When I visited … Continue reading

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Muleño CF


Wednesday 25th July 2018 21.00 Partido Amistoso Muleño CF 0 Real Murcia 3 HT: 0-2 Att: c800 from Estadio de Municipal de Mula Muleño CF play in one of Spain’s regional fourth divisions. There are 18 of them and Muleño … Continue reading

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