• ✔896 Evenwood Welfare Ground

    ✔896 Evenwood Welfare Ground

    Evenwood Town 4-0 Gateshead Redheugh 1957Durham Minor Cup 1st RoundSaturday 7th October 2023Evenwood is a former mining village in County Durham, situated by th... Read more

    Posted on 08 October 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔895 Phoenix Park

    ✔895 Phoenix Park

    Boro Rangers 3-2 Tow Law TownNorthern League Division OneSaturday 30th September 2023Since I visited Boro Rangers at the Herlingshaw Centre in January 2019,... Read more

    Posted on 01 October 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔891 Church Lane

    ✔891 Church Lane

    New Mills 1-5 Winsford UnitedNorth West Counties League - Division One SouthSaturday 16th September 2023New Mills is a town in the Borough of High Peak in... Read more

    Posted on 17 September 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔890 Estadio Olímpico Andrés Quintana Roo

    ✔890 Estadio Olímpico Andrés Quintana

    Cancun 1-2 TlaxcalaLiga de Expansión MXWednesday 6th September 2023Cancún is a city in southeast Mexico on the northeast coast of the Yucatán Peninsula in the... Read more

    Posted on 12 September 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔889 South Hetton Cricket Club

    ✔889 South Hetton Cricket Club

    Hetton Juniors 3-1 Deerness ValleyWearside League Division 1Saturday 2nd September 2023Hetton Juniors senior team are playing the majority of home fixtures... Read more

    Posted on 03 September 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • Around The Alliance - Part 28

    Around Alliance Part

    Apart from plenty of reserve teams, there are four newcomers to the Northern Alliance this season. There's Cramlington Town Independent playing at the Sporting... Read more

    Posted on 30 August 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔888 Bowburn Park

    ✔888 Bowburn Park

    New Durham 0-2 Consett AFC ReservesWearside League Division 1Saturday 26th August 2023New Durham FC won half of their 22 Division 3 league fixtures last... Read more

    Posted on 27 August 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔886 Slazenger Sports Club

    ✔886 Slazenger Sports Club

    Horbury Town 2-2 Retford UnitedNorthern Counties East League Division OneSaturday 19th August 2023Horbury is a town in the City of Wakefield in West Yorkshire,... Read more

    Posted on 20 August 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • UCL Double


    Sunday 30th July 2023As I mentioned in a previous post - my job is destroying my ground ticking career. I would have loved to have done this full Groundhop... Read more

    Posted on 31 July 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • Skool Nights

    Skool Nights

    Nowadays I seem to watch more matches at schools than at proper football grounds. This is usually the case around this time of the year, with clubs preferring t... Read more

    Posted on 14 July 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔880 King George V Recreation Ground(Ferryhill)

    ✔880 King George Recreation Ground(Ferryhill)

    Ferryhill Athletic 7-2 Northallerton Town ReservesPre-Season FriendlySaturday 8th July 2023I visited Ferryhill twice last season, for a pre-season friendly at... Read more

    Posted on 09 July 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔Eskdale School

    ✔Eskdale School

    The two Whitby based clubs in the North Riding Football League, both use facilities within Eskdale School. The school was awarded a grant from the Premier... Read more

    Posted on 02 July 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • Done and T'do

    I don't think there'll be too much ground ticking from now on (I know I said that last season, but now I'm only off work on a Saturday once every 6 weeks)... Read more

    Posted on 29 June 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • This is the End (beautiful Friend)

    This (beautiful Friend)

    It's with a heavy heart that I have to declare ‘The 100 Football Grounds Club’ as now officially defunct!The club has run its course, due to a complete lack of... Read more

    Posted on 25 May 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔877 Bridgend Park

    ✔877 Bridgend Park

    St Boswells 4-2 Highfields UnitedBorder Amateur League C DivisionSaturday 20th May 2023St Boswells is a large village on the south side of the River Tweed in th... Read more

    Posted on 22 May 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔876 Olivebank Stadium

    ✔876 Olivebank Stadium

    Musselburgh Athletic 7-0 Inverkeithing Hillfield SwiftsEast of Scotland League - Premier DivisionSaturday 13th May 2023Musselburgh is the largest settlement in... Read more

    Posted on 14 May 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔875 The Sycamores

    ✔875 Sycamores

    Headingley 4-1 Gomersal Cleckheaton West Yorkshire Amateur FL - Premier DivisionWednesday 10th May 2021Headingley is a Leeds suburb approximately two miles... Read more

    Posted on 11 May 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔874 Albyn Park

    ✔874 Albyn Park

    Broxburn Athletic 1-4 Haddington AthleticEast of Scotland Premier DivisionSaturday 6th May 2023Broxburn is a town in West Lothian, 12 miles west of Edinburgh,... Read more

    Posted on 07 May 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔873 Old Station Yard

    ✔873 Station Yard

    Hawes United 5-1 Reeth District Athletic ClubWensleydale LeagueSaturday 22nd April 2023Hawes is a market town and civil parish in the Richmondshire district o... Read more

    Posted on 23 April 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS
  • ✔872 The King's Academy

    ✔872 King's Academy

    St Mary's 1947 1-6 Fishburn ParkMonday 17th April 2023North Riding FL - Premier DivisionWe visited St Mary's 1947 at the previous home at Trinity College exactl... Read more

    Posted on 18 April 2023 SOCCER, SPORTS