the real fa cup

FA Cup


Unknown Navvy, Chalfont St Peters, Lewes, Phil Collins. Not much else, let’s be frank.

What A Spectacle!

A linesman (sorry, assistant referee) with glasses? And why do Ashford Town (Middx) still need the ‘Middx’? MATT ALLARD’S BACK!


Regular visitor, Stuart Fuller from The Ball is Round does … Scottish Play, Tiffany Mitchell, Paul Alcock and a peeking-through-fingers bum-squeaker of a cup win.

Clapton Unplugged

Barry’s Meat Market. Old Spotted Dog. Forward Rolls. Boombox. Edwardian Throne. Socialist. Beard. Saga Coach Tour. Glen Wilson goes to Clapton.

Magic Of The Mug

Phil Ascough on under 19 attendances, Pete Mitchell, mugs behind the goal and, ultimately, Barton Town Old Boys’ cup win.

Missing The Cup

Brace yourselves: The FA Cup kicks off tonight. Old misery guts [his words!] Andy Lloyd-Williams tells us why he’d rather not be at Dean Court this weekend.

Extra, Extra, Preliminaread All About It!

It’s Friday, it’s 7:45 o’clock, it’s FA Cup CRACKERJACK! One for the kids there. It’s back, we’re back, another 5 months of us trying to convince the world that the early rounds of the FA Cup are well worth a watch …

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