the real fa cup

2nd Qualifying Round

The Football Virgin – Margate 1 K’s 1

Do you take your day at the game for granted? Ever wondered what it would be like for someone who has never been to a game? I went for a day out in Margate, predicted the score, FAILED to meet most of the people I’d intended to meet and went to the game with a football virgin.

Looking For Lightning

Guest author Simon Field continues his search for a new team to light up his life. This week – FA Cup 2nd Qualifying Round: Paulton Rovers .v. Didcot Town.

In Kent We Trust – FA Cup 2Q

What a splendid week for Cup football and the Underdog. Of course, the media thirst for these giant killings is big, the thirst from fans is big but too much thirst slaking can drown you …


The day started with early goals and ended with boardroom visits as the FA Cup reached the 2nd Qualifying Round in North London.

Non League Day
Bobby Robson Foundation