NORTHERN League Division One side Morpeth Town produced a fantastic comeback to stun Hereford FC and their army of supporters 4-1 in this afternoon’s FA Vase Final at Wembley. Continue reading
GRIMSBY Town booked their place back in the Football League with a dramatic 3-1 Vanarama National League Promotion Final victory over Forest Green Rovers at Wembley.
THE inaugural Non-League Finals Day will be a strange one for Grimsby Town fans, all dependent on how today’s Vanarama National League Promotion Final pans out. Continue reading
FROM WIMBLEDON to Wembley to the World Cup, goalkeeper Dave Beasant will forever be remembered for being the first goalkeeper to save a penalty in an FA Cup Final, when he denied John Aldridge on the way to the Dons’ famous 1-0 victory in 1988.
What many football fans outside North East Lincolnshire will forget is that the stopper, affectionately referred to as ‘Lurch’, had to resurrect his career with Grimsby Town after being cast onto the scrap heap at Chelsea.
In 2006, I was fortunate enough to sit down with the former England international, who talked about everything from the ’88 Final to his spell in Cleethorpes to the fortunes of then-club Fulham. Continue reading