SALFORD used to be the largest city in England without a Football League team bearing its name. It was also the birthplace and home of some very renowned and influential individuals, such as Shelagh Delaney, the writer who specialised in … Continue reading Salford City v Bradford City – a slice of Football League life
Non-League football is dramatically different to the big league, although like the Premier, it can delight, infuriate, frustrate, provoke hair loss and send people into a life of alcoholic over-indulgence. Will the “Class of ‘92” still consider their investment in Manchester United’s neighbours, City, in 12 months’ time, when they realise what they have actually bought in to? By the way, it’s Salford not Manchester City. The “Ammies” of the Northern Premier League Division One North, a club that attracts less than 200 people to its home games. Now the “Class of 92” seem like a fairly decent bunch, despite … Continue reading Salford City – gimmick or goodwill?