The Non-League Football Paper


Football Matters: We only do positive – A strong message must be sent out!

By Nathan French, National Respect Project Manager A lot has been said over the years about disrespect in grassroots football –..

4th October 2018 with 0 Comments

The NLP says… Behind the scenes with Salford City

Our senior writer Matt Badcock headed north for a two-day visit at the club.

3rd October 2018 with 2 Comments

Ridley column: Nip the trouble in the bud to prevent the image of Non-League football from being soured

Are individuals failing to self-police to the detriment of the grassroots' reputation?

20th September 2018 with 0 Comments

Jeff Stelling column: The feelgood factor is back at Hartlepool United

By Jeff Stelling, Soccer Saturday anchorman It’s the international break which means I could have gone away for a bit of sun in..

12th September 2018 with 0 Comments

Matt Badcock column: You can’t beat the real thing

The revolution will not be televised – but it may well be streamed live on the internet.

5th September 2018 with 0 Comments

Kevin Nicholson column: You can’t rise to the haters

The former Torquay United manager says you must block out the noise.

22nd August 2018 with 0 Comments

Football Matters with The FA’s Head of Judicial Services, Mark Ives: Sin bins could well be the way forward

Last season, The FA piloted the use of sin bins for dissent at various levels across the English game. This year it will be expanded to..

2nd August 2018 with 0 Comments

Adam Virgo column: Salford City’s fab five are raising the bar!

By Adam Virgo When Salford City signed Danny Lloyd I had to double check it. I thought, ‘It can’t be the Danny Lloyd from Peterborough..

2nd August 2018 with 0 Comments

Gregor Robertson column: Why Torquay United fans are sceptical of £40m stadium plans…

In plain sight?

2nd August 2018 with 0 Comments

Stack column: It pays to be a loan ranger

Jamie Vardy and Jordan Pickford can testify for this

24th July 2018 with 0 Comments