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The Drunken Ship in Campo Dè Fiori has not been too welcoming to English football fans in recent years with supporters of Middlesbrough and Tottenham stabbed by Ultras when their clubs visited the city.
After visiting some grounds around Europe I have seen how the design of the away team dressing room is used to try and gain a psychological edge, writes The Colonel…
Photographer Richard Searle is documenting the build of FC United’s new home in Moston. Here is a picture from inside the clubhouse.
We will attempt to put one picture up a week, from now until the …
Just over 16,000 fans attend the derby this year and they rattle around the 80,000 seats of Morumbi a little. The Torcida of both teams try to create an atmosphere, but the gaps between them are too large to give any feeling of real intensity.
One of the joys of the Northern Premier League is that you get to visit places like Stamford, Matlock, Kendal and Buxton and have a proper pre-match nose around without arousing the attention of the local dibble.
Malcolmses is pretty unique, long may it continue, all the best things in life
It is probably not true, but you never know with the backwards…
“The aim was to create a sustainable club for the long term. One that was owned and democratically run by its members and that all the communities of Manchester could participate in.”
The feedback from the survey will be invaluable to the club as it develops its activities and plans for the future, especially as it gears up for the move to a new ground and community facility in Moston.
I can’t trust these fookers anymore. They’ve made us look like gullible clowns so I’ve got a new bessie mate called Margy.
If the stadium is not full during a high-profile clash against the club’s most credible title rivals then questions quite simply have to be asked.
In November FCUM Radio’s Swampy and Roy from FCUMTV plus partners Estelle and Gail, joined a trip organised by the Cuba Solidarity Campaign to visit the island and to ‘follow in the revolutionary footsteps of Fidel Castro’ and his comrades.
FC United have launched a campaign to try and get 2,000 fans to each of their final home games at Gigg Lane, Bury.
The club will hopefully be in their new home at Moston next season, so the remaining 11 fixtures could see fans attending their temporary home for the final time.
Ferguson had been urgent in his opposition to the takeover – one that, had it sustained, might even have prevented the banks from lending the money required for its completion.
On my way into Flixton’s ground some smart fooker asked me what I’d got then tried to ruin Christmas by telling me that the pressy was a half-priced bargain.
Saturday, December 7, was not only a spectacular day on the pitch, as FC United drew 4-4 in a cracking encounter against Worksop Town, it was also a day to remember off it.
The clientele at …
It may be unfair to Dulka Prague fans to say they were more famous for their away kit than anything else. They have after all won 11 League Titles and reached the European Cup semi-final in 1967
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“I still get shivers now thinking about it. We were going mad and I saw Foulkes out of the corner of my eye running behind the goal as if he didn’t know how to celebrate. After Munich, it was right that Foulkes got the goal to put us in the final.”