Author Archives: T1Leg

Ram-Raid in Rochdale

It’s FA Vase day again & we’re off to Rochdale Town for their encounter with Dinnington Town, both Rochdale & Dinnington are struggling at bottom of their respective leagues with Rochdale only picking up one win from their opening 9 … Continue reading

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We’re Up 4 the Cup again

Saturday 14th and it’s FA Cup day once again for me & the big fella we’re off to a new venue for the blog by dropping in on our top mate Jim Rushe at Northwich Victoria who now play their … Continue reading

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2 Weddings & a Cup Tie

FA Cup preliminary round day and we’re off to the home of the flat cap, whippets, woodbines, clogs & pigeons…… Atherton Collieries! Technically Atherton is in the borough of Wigan but it seems more like Bolton to me, more importantly … Continue reading

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Didsbury or Doncaster?

Well Saturday rolled around again & with that the FA Cup campaign started all over again. So the only thing to decide was where to go for the extra preliminary round? West Didsbury were at home which is only about … Continue reading

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2013/14 Pre-Season

Hello again! Well it’s been a while but I’m going to blame the weather and Gateshead FC for the demise of my usual weekly cyber-scribbles. I know the weather can be a rather unforgiving mistress for us non league nutters … Continue reading

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Step 20… Macclesfield Town v Cardiff City (FACup #9)

We’re back! Happy new year to one and all, well apart from Mario Balotelli that is! We were all set for the shortest of trips to the home of the champions for our first game of the New Year until … Continue reading

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Step 19… Stockport County v Southport FC (FATrophy #6)

( apologies for the lateness of this post, major website problems ) Our last game of 2012 and by the Saturday morning we still wasn’t sure where we were going, we had planned a trip to Matlock Town for their … Continue reading

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Step 18… Barnoldswick Town v AFC Emley (FAVase #5)

Well it’s that time of year again, no i don’t mean when everyone starts panicking about what to buy for that Uncle they don’t really like or setting their FaceBook status to ‘I’m A Cotton Headed Ninny Muggins’! I mean … Continue reading

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Step 17… Accrington Stanley v Oxford United (FACup #8)

Well we’ve reached the half way point of our 34 game adventure and with a choice of FA Cup 2nd round fixtures to pick from once the TV people had moved a few games to the Sunday & Monday, we … Continue reading

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Step 16… FC Halifax Town v Altrincham FC (FATrophy #5)

Back on the Trophy Trail for step 16, probably my favourite of the 3 competitions we’re doing this season, and we’re taking the short train journey to Halifax as they take on Altrincham in todays 1st round proper tie. £5,000 … Continue reading

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