Belle Vue, Emirates Stadium, FK Sudova, Football, groundhopping, Irate Eight, Marijampole, Rhyl, UEFA Cup
With the football season over prematurely due to the Coronavirus Pandemic I’m in the unusual position of actually having this blog up to date! So to keep the content coming, and for something to do, I’ll do some old grounds and games where there’s a story to tell.
Thursday 13th July 2006 ko 19.30
UEFA Cup First Qualifying Round, First Leg
RHYL FC 0
FK SŪDOVA 0
I write this with Rhyl FC looking like being an early victim of the Coronavirus crisis. The 141-year-old club currently playing in Wales’ second tier, the Cymru North stated that with all football suspended, and no funds forthcoming for the foreseeable future, they have had little option but to initiate the winding-up of the company. Now a rather unhelpful landlord has clearly not helped, and the resignation is clearly aimed at producing a phoenix club, but the sadness of the piece is obvious. Continue reading