Category Archives: Football other

Staffordshire County Senior League (Step 7)


Staffordshire County Senior League Map of League Teams in the SCSL – here. As I’m starting to run out of grounds close to my home at Step 6 and higher of non-league, I’ve started taking an interest in the Staffordshire … Continue reading

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Subbuteo


      [I had some of those goals– just like the ones that used  be at Stamford Bridge before redevelopment.] Subbuteoooooo…suh-suh subbuteooooo. Subbuteoooooo…suh-suh subbuteooooo – Phil Collins. I feel a need to talk about the game which consumed most of my spare … Continue reading

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English League Football by R C Churchill


                 I happened upon the most wonderful book the other week at Dagfields Antique market in Cheshire. It was a hardback called  English League Football by R C Churchill (pictured). Ordinarily, old sports books don’t interest me much, on account on … Continue reading

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Goal nets & stanchions


                  I confess I’m a connoisseur of goal types; the stanchions and nets. One of the sad things about the modern game (apart from the oft-cited and obvious) is that all goals are becoming standardised, much like the new grounds, programmes and … Continue reading

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