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 →

Warrington Town FC

Tuesday 1st May 2018, 1945 Kick Off Warrington Town FC vs Grantham Town FC The Build Up A week working in Cheshire isn’t the worst thing in the world when the South East has been beset by a regular winter’s worth of rain and wind when it should be peak Springtime.  It is, however, frustrating... Continue Reading →

Bognor Regis Town FC

Saturday 28th April 2018, 1500 KO Bognor Regis Town FC vs Dartford FC The Build Up It was the last round of fixtures in all Step One to Step Four leagues on Saturday, and with the National League South title one of few still in debate, it was to one of the two crucial fixtures... Continue Reading →

Dunstable Town FC

Saturday 21st April 2018, 1500 KO Dunstable Town FC vs St Ives Town FC The Build Up A Christening found me and my girlfriend in the surprisingly pleasant outskirts of Luton on a sunny Saturday, and I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to get a match in at such a crucial time of the season. ... Continue Reading →

Havant & Waterlooville FC

Saturday 14th April 2018, 1500 KO Havant & Waterlooville FC vs St Albans City FC The Build Up It’s squeaky bum time in nonleague divisions up and down the country, as the remaining fixtures list dwindles through the single figures. Well, in some leagues – rain, snow, plague and pestilence has resulted in some leagues... Continue Reading →

Bideford AFC

Monday 2nd April 2018, 1500 KO Bideford AFC vs Taunton Town FC The Build Up The third and final match of my whistle stop trip back to the South West is a Devon/Somerset clash in the Evo-Stik Southern League Division One West.  Carefully selected as a chance to see a famous Devonian nonleague team against... Continue Reading →

Tavistock AFC

Friday 30th March 2018, 1100 KO Tavistock AFC vs Plymouth Parkway FC The Build Up The annual festival of eating chocolate eggs to mark Jesus making a greater comeback than Liverpool in Istanbul is upon us, and in the UK that means Bank Holidays.  So, on Thursday afternoon I knocked off early and headed home... Continue Reading →

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