Vanarama National League 2018/19 Season Preview

Vanarama National League 2018/19 It’s now less than a week until the National League kicks off again.  It certainly doesn’t feel like long since Macclesfield took the league title by a ten point margin which seemend a lot closer right up until the last minute.  Had Sutton United not dropped off in the last month... Continue Reading →

GRTourist’s Team of the Season

Team of the Season After my first full season watching nonleague football and with only two Play Off Finals to go, I have decided to put together a team of the season from the matches I’ve watched. I’ve tried to avoid the normal traps with these “Best XIs”, where all the players are attacking –... Continue Reading →

Leyton Orient

Saturday 24th February 2018, 1500 KO Leyton Orient FC vs Gateshead FC The Build Up It was #magicofthecup time on the non-league circuit this weekend, as both the FA Trophy and the FA Vase reached the quarter final stage.  Across the country, 16 teams would be battling it out for the chance to be just... Continue Reading →

Boreham Wood FC

Saturday 17th February 2018, 1500KO Boreham Wood FC vs Gateshead FC The Build Up On a Saturday which saw the top four sides in the Vanarama National League face off against each other in Sutton and Aldershot, Boreham Wood had the opportunity to apply pressure on the title chasers as they hosted Gateshead.  Having spent... Continue Reading →

Maidenhead United FC

Saturday 11th November 2017, 1500 KO Maidenhead United FC vs Gateshead FC The Build Up There is an odd anomaly in the top goalscorer table for the Vanarama National League.  Sitting near to the top is a man who hasn’t played since August.  With 44 goals last season, Dave Tarpey was one of the key... Continue Reading →

Sutton United FC

Saturday 9th September 2017, 1500 KO Sutton United FC vs Gateshead FC The Build Up A last minute change of plans for this weekend saw me unexpectedly free on Saturday afternoon.  I thought carefully about what to do.  Should I spend it with my girlfriend?  Cinema?  A nice walk, perhaps?  Not this callsign.  Gander Green... Continue Reading →

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