Monthly Archives: September 2019

8 years on

Last Thursday , my blog reached its eighth birthday. I started the blog on the 26th September 2011 , and marked it with a tiny snippet about a game I visited, Cradley Town 0 Pegasus Juniors 1, seems a long … Continue reading

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Game 18 – Hampton 2 Earlswood Town 3 28/9/19

Winless Earlswood served up some cracking entertainment at Field Lane this afternoon. My 222nd ground took me to the affluent Solihull, I visited here earlier in the year to the Glades next door but crossed off Hampton’s ground outright. It’s … Continue reading

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Game 17 – Aston Villa U23 4 Manchester United 1 23/9/19

A impressive performance from Villas kids saw off a pretty woeful United side at Walsall’s Banks stadium. It was a drizzly night and was once again accompanied by my daughter . Villa were ahead on 14 minutes, when McGee was … Continue reading

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Game 16 – Northfield Town 6 Leamington Hibernian 0 21/9/19

For the second time in a week, I found myself heading to the other side of Birmingham. After playing football this morning, I perused the local fixtures and clocked this one that looked to have goals written all over it. … Continue reading

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Game 15 – Cadbury Reserves 1 Sporting Club Inkberrow 8 14/9/19

A landslide result saw a gulf in quality between two sides. This was a game in the challenge trophy and was played at the Bournville Recreation Ground that is right next door to Cadbury World. This is my 220th ground … Continue reading

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Game 14 – Warstone Wanderers 4 AFC Bentley 1 7/9/19

Warstone saw off a poor Bentley side with ease in Wolverhampton.Today, I headed 18 miles from my front door, to Aldersley Leisure Village, home of West Midlands Regional two side Warstone Wanderers. It’s a decent little set up ten minutes … Continue reading

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