Author Archives: nbellis

Aldershot become fan owned and Macclesfield try something different

It is perfect timing really – a week before the AGM cup Aldershot is taken over by their fans. Whilst this will, sadly, confirm Stockport County are relegated it is certainly good news for fans of the London based club. … Continue reading

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The plight of Pompey ends?

Regular readers of my blog (all four of you) will have noticed that one high profile club going through the process of becoming a fan owned club has remained off topic. This isn’t for any I-hate-this-club-because-of-x reasons nor is it … Continue reading

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Brand new Bluebirds

One of the more controversial issues of the past year or so has been the rebranding of Cardiff City FC from blue to red.

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What happened to Darlington FC?

Around about this time last year a Darlington FC fan wrote something about his club which summed up how it feels to be a club slowly moving towards administration/liquidation. What followed was a desperate attempt to save the club which … Continue reading

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Analysing the club – what Supporters’ Trusts are for

On a previous blog post I tried to look at the reasons why many fans choose not to join a supporters’ trust (ST) at large clubs. The main conclusions drawn from this are that fans don’t know what STs are … Continue reading

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The contrast of the old and new Northwich

Both Northwich Victoria and the new 1874 Northwich have had fairly important weeks but for completely different reasons.

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Fan Owned Accumulator – 29/12/12

Just as a bit of post-festive fun I thought I would do a fan owned accumulator. Here are my picks for the games on December 29 for Conference Premier leagues and above. All the odds are from Williams Hill on … Continue reading

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