Tag Archive: relegation

Crewe Alexandra 3-1 Doncaster Rovers; 250 word match report

The 2015-16 season in microcosm: Rovers defended with the resilience of a soufflé… and capped things off with the sort of individual error that’d make a pub footballer blush

On Why You Should Sound The Belles One Last Time

This Sunday should have been host to the biggest game in Doncaster Belles’ illustrious history. Final game of the season, with a win needed for survival in the top flight. The Belles have… Continue reading

D-Day at the FA; On the Doncaster Belles’ Appeal

Hopefully this will be the last piece I write about the Doncaster Belles which doesn’t have a football match as its focus. With a bit of luck it will also be the last… Continue reading

Appeal of Belles; The Road to Wembley

Later today, at an undisclosed time, representatives of the Doncaster Belles will be at Wembley to have their appeal against arbitrary ‘relegation’ from the FA Women’s Super League heard by the Football Association.… Continue reading

The Belles’ Toll – Update and Points of Action

On Sunday night I wrote an article for this site about the Doncaster Belles and how they had been ‘relegated’ one game into the current season as part of the FA’s plans to expand… Continue reading

The Belles’ Toll; On The FA’s ‘Relegation’ of the Doncaster Belles

Beneath the Keepmoat Stadium, as you enter the Belle Vue Bar, on the wall to your left there sits a huge picture of one of Doncaster’s most famous footballers in action for England.… Continue reading