Showing posts from July, 2018

Away Ground Guide - Southport( Saturday 11 August 2018)

Southport Football Club Haig Avenue, Southport, Lancashire, PR8 6JZ


Main Stand £15 Concessions £11 Terracing £13.50 Concessions ( 65)£10 All 12-18 year olds will be admitted for £5
Under 11’s accompanied by a paying adult will be admitted free.

From not accepting credit card payment Southport do a 100% turnaround and the following offering from them advises that they have moved to a cashless system.
In this respect however please note the highlighted comments that confirm that AWAY FANS CAN PURCHASE TICKETS ON THE DAY AT THE CLUB SHOP.....

Southport Football Club can confirm that for the 2018/19 season there will be cashless entry at the turnstiles.
Ahead of an exciting campaign, another new development is in place to aid the match-day experience as the club continues its fast-paced improvements.
In partnership with Kaizen Ticketing the club already offer advance purchasing of e-tickets, but from pre-season the Merseyrail Community Stadium will now become cashless at…

Away Ground Guide- York City ( Tuesday August 7 2018)

York City Football Club
Bootham Crescent
YO30 7AQ 

Last season saw County in a bruising encounter upon our return to  Bootham Crescent , and another  hum dinger of a game against York City again offers itself up for our delight and delectation.


Getting There By Car:

A1 from the South

M60( E&N) to J18
M62 to J29
M1 (North)
A1(M)to J44

  Continue onto the A64 sign posted York.
- Continue for round 10miles and take the exited onto the A1237.
- Go straight through 4 round abouts.
- On the 5th around about take a 3rd exit onto Shipton Rd/A19
- Continue on the A19 for around 2 miles and take a left onto Bootham Crescent

Car Parking

There is no parking at the ground and very limited street parking around the ground. The two nearest car parks are:

Bootham Row Car Park, Bootham Row, York, YO30 7BP

This is located on Bootham and is around 800 yards from the ground.

Union Terrace Car Park,Clarence Street, York, YO31 7ES

This is located on opposite…

Stockport County 1 Macclesfield Town 1 ( Friendly ) 28 July 2018

County concluded their pre-season games by hosting Macclesfield Town of the Football League at Edgeley Park today, coming away with a well merited 1-1 draw. I say well merited, and it truly was, but they might have taken the game …had Mulhern’s drive gone in instead of almost removing the cross bar from the rest of the woodwork.
That was way into the second half, but County should have had a penalty before the break and Mulhern was involved here along with a Town hand. The referee was not moved to agree however and that was that.
Notwithstanding the above remarks this was a fine way to end the preparations for the new season, which on the evidence of this and the preceding games, will be a good one for James Gannon’s men.
The blues were sometimes under pressure, but never…ever looked likely to crumble under it. Palmer was immense in this respect , but then so was the rest of the defensive unit. 

Elsewhere Mulhern was again outstanding, as was Minihan, both so full of craft and energy, find…