Author Archives: Alex

London Calling

Chesterfield (1) Doyle 54′ Peterborough United (3) McQuoid 7′, Brisley 38′, Assombalonga pen 78′ The 2013/14 Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final had really crept up. It had been more than a month since the nail-biting second leg at home to Fleetwood that had … Continue reading

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That’s What She Said (2012)

When it comes to terrible movies, they tend to fall into two categories. There are the terrible movies that are objectively awful yet you watch and enjoy them anyway because it’s hilarious how bad they actually are (1994’s live action … Continue reading

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The Football After The Night Before

Bolton Wanderers (2) Jutkiewicz 35′, Mason 45′ Watford (0) After the excitement and drama of the two JPT semi-final legs I attended earlier on this month, I felt that some neutral viewing was needed so that I could take in … Continue reading

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Que Sera Sera

Chesterfield (0) Fleetwood Town (1) Parkin 90′ Chesterfield win 3-2 on aggregate It felt odd to be celebrating a 1-0 defeat – especially at home – but as the final whistle went at the Proact on Tuesday night rapturous cheers … Continue reading

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Live: Childish Gambino @ Gorilla

The clock ticks on to 9, and the excruciating build-up is finally over. The music stops, and the lights go down. Raucous cheers go up from the assembled masses and the silhouetted figures of Gambino’s backing band come striding out. … Continue reading

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I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside

Fleetwood Town (1) Ball 45′ Chesterfield (3) Evatt 21′, Morsy 24′, Ryan 65′ Back in December, I attended my first Chesterfield away game of the 2013/14 season, as we beat Oldham 5-4 on penalties after a nervy 1-1 draw at … Continue reading

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“Who Are They?” “Exactly.”

In the entirety of 2013, I managed to visit two new football grounds. Two weeks into 2014 and I’ve already matched that total. Things are looking good for my goal of being at 20/92 by the end of the season. … Continue reading

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