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The NLP says… be on your best behaviour!

There is something to be said for clubs that leave a lasting and positive mark on you, rather than on opposing players

13th March 2019 with 0 Comments

Russ Penn column: FA Trophy needs a kick from clubs

We must promote the Trophy!

6th March 2019 with 0 Comments

The NLP says… Gateshead’s rise is remarkable

Chaos off the pitch all points to chaos on it, but nothing could be further from the truth

6th March 2019 with 0 Comments

Football is not just a plaything – Online app OWNAFC raises questions

A group of people each paying £49 to own a Non-League football club and make every decision? For now, you’ll have to file the majority..

6th March 2019 with 0 Comments

Matt Badcock column: England C is a conveyor belt of talent

265 former England C players have gone on to play in the EFL or SPL

20th February 2019 with 0 Comments

The NLP says… Just making up the numbers? National League is wide open

Non-League's top-flight is as competitive as ever

13th February 2019 with 0 Comments

Nick Loughlin: Money ball just didn’t work out for Pools

After two years of unmitigated chaos and confusion, Hartlepool United have managed to trump even themselves.

6th February 2019 with 0 Comments

The NLP says… If boardrooms are going to get rid of managers, they need to have a better man waiting in the wings

Snap dismissals have come back to bite across the Non-League pyramid this season

30th January 2019 with 1 Comment

The NLP says… Let gaffers get on with their jobs

For me, the dream package he was sold as a manager was no more and with the ship sailing into choppy waters he was left with only one..

24th January 2019 with 0 Comments

The NLP says… There was no excuse, Chesterfield

Some of the justifications offered by a small section of Chesterfield supporters were actually disturbing

17th January 2019 with 2 Comments