Category Archives: Football

Thoughts on football matches that I have attended.

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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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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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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It’s A Long Walk Up To Burslem

My first professional football match of the year turned out to be quite entertaining viewing for a neutral, as I spent an uncomfortably cold Sunday afternoon at Vale Park for this FA Cup 3rd Round tie between Port Vale and … Continue reading

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