Notts County fans travelling to Mansfield Town for Neal Ardley’s first league match in charge will do so with little optimism, and mostly an expectation that they’ll leave Field Mill pointless once again. It didn’t used to be this way.… Continue Reading
And it was all going so well. Horrible place that, full of horrible memories and it was always likely to create another bad one given the contrasting form of Notts and MK Dons. But, actually, we deserved more this time.… Continue Reading
Four league games ago we were as good as promoted. All the signs pointed towards it – we had a young, up and coming manager with 18 months of relative success behind him.
They painted the city red and they very much made it black and white, too. These are the Notts County record breakers – the history boys of 1997/98.
My new book, Record Breakers: The Inside Story of Notts County’s Momentous 1997/98 Title Win is being launched by the club on the morning of the opening game of the new League Two season. Some 20 years on, it reflects… Continue Reading
Firstly, can we just enjoy the fact that we have beaten Morecambe? Forget going into the top three for a minute, forget the unbeaten home record and the back-to-back clean sheets. All lovely things to open the Sunday papers for,… Continue Reading