Player Interviews – Berti Schötterl

Name:  Berti Schötterl Club:  1.FC Lokomotive Leipzig Position:  Goalkeeper Age:  25 Instagram:  @berti_schotterl Twitter:  @BertiBFG The life of a footballer can be a transient one.  It requires an awful lot of mental fortitude, along with a healthy dose of adaptability, and the ability to make big life decisions with confidence.  Few players know that as... Continue Reading →

Player Interviews – George Essuman

Name:  George Essuman Club:  Margate Position:  Centre Back Age: 24 Twitter:  @George_Ess5 Lockdown has been a difficult time for many, but has also presented opportunities.  With the pace of life slowing, and many activities – including football – grinding to a halt, it has offered a chance to take stock, to be introspective, and really... Continue Reading →

Player Interviews – Luke Cairney

Name:  Luke Cairney Club:  Hungerford Town Position:  Goalkeeper Age:  28 Twitter: @LukeCairney2 Whenever a non-league club draws Football League opposition in the FA Cup, there’s always one tired cliché that gets trotted out by the commentary team.  “Look at that, the left back’s just taken the ball off Johnny Big Potatoes – he’s a postman during the week!”  For those... Continue Reading →

Hampton & Richmond Borough

Tuesday 28th January 2020, 1945 Kick Off Hampton & Richmond Borough FC vs Slough Town FC The Build Up My first non-league match of the new decade was supposed to be out in Essex on this cold and windy Tuesday, but due to the continued weird prioritisation of the County Cups, Billericay Town vs Havant... Continue Reading →

Maidstone United

Tuesday 10th December 2019, 1945 Kick Off Maidstone United FC vs Chippenham Town FC The Build Up Annoyingly, considering it’s actually my favourite league to watch, I haven’t managed to get to a Vanarama National League South fixture since April – and with Christmas rapidly approaching, I couldn’t let that continue in the New Year. ... Continue Reading →

Hungerford Town

Friday 19th April 2019, 1500 Kick Off Hungerford Town FC vs Bath City FC The Build Up With work having taken me overseas again, I’d struggled for matches recently.  The only games I had managed to attend were Dunston UTS vs Ashington (I know the North isn’t overseas, but it felt like a different country... Continue Reading →

Woking FC

Wednesday 9th January 2019, 1945 KO Woking FC vs Welling United FC The Build Up After a proud performance in the FA Cup Third Round loss to Watford at the weekend, Woking were back in action at Kingfield in the comparatively mundane matter of fighting for a title in the Vanarama National League South on... Continue Reading →

Woking FC

Saturday 1st September 2018, 1500 Kick Off Woking FC vs Billericay Town FC The Build Up We may only be seven matches into the season, Woking and Billericay Town had already set their stall out as potential champions.  It’s exactly why I jumped at the opportunity to get down and watch them going head to... Continue Reading →

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