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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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Step 13… Preston North End v Yeovil Town (FACup #7)

After watching all non league encounters so far this season we’ve decided to make the step up to an all league 1 fixture for our 13th game as the FA Cup reaches the 1st round proper stage. Preston North End … Continue reading

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Step 9… AFC Fylde v Solihull Moors FC (FACup #5)

FA Cup day today! Probably our favourite competition of the 3 we’re following and things are hotting up as we enter the 3rd round qualifying stage. £7,500 is on offer for the winners of today’s games across the country, so … Continue reading

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Step 8… FC United of M/cr v Mossley AFC (FATrophy #2)

Back on the Trophy trail for today’s game as we take the 2 bus, 12 mile trip to Gigg Lane in Bury. Not to watch the shakers obviously but to see the ‘infamous’ FC United of Manchester take on Mossley … Continue reading

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Step 2… New Mills AFC v Mickleover Sports FC (FACup #2)

Saturday has finally arrived after a break last week and now it’s full-on cup football every week until our next break at Christmas. New Mills in Derbyshire is our next port of call and although it’s only about 14 mile … Continue reading

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Step 16… Chelsea v Liverpool. The FA Cup Final.

Well today’s the day! this is what we set out to achieve 9 months ago back in August, if i’m honest, none of us though it would be easy or even possible to follow the cup all the way to … Continue reading

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