Grimsby – Ownership transformation.

(This will be going into the Squires Gate programme for my National League piece). In my initial National League article for the club’s matchday programme I spoke about the ownership changes that some clubs have undergone throughout the past few months. One of these being Grimsby Town as John Fenty was replaced by Jason Stockwood …

Birkenhead Venture Boxing Club, an interview.

Birkenhead Venture Boxing Club. A conversation with Sean Trodden. As I’m about to start my Sports Journalism course at John Moores University, something that I really wanted to do this summer was get into more sports as I live for football. Tennis is one I’ve picked up through the success of Emma Radacanu and Novak …

Salford City F.C – Meeting the opposition.

Salford City – Meeting the opposition. It’s fair to say that Tranmere’s season has started in a frustrating manner, it would also be fair to use those same words when talking about the upcoming visitors to Prenton Park in Salford City. Thus, Saturday brings an encounter in which both sides will fight for the three …

Rochdale – Meeting The Opposition

This weekend, Micky Mellon’s Rovers will look to add another victory to the three points that they picked up last Saturday at Prenton Park. Standing in their way? Robbie Stockdale’s Rochdale. Thus, it’s a tie between two teams of a great League Two standard with players capable of nicking a winner for either side. I …

Paul Curtis – Inside the mind of an artist.

Paul Curtis artwork. Taking a look around Prenton Park and Merseyside in general you may be taken aback by the quality of paintings that are dotted around different areas and mostly are painted by the fantastic Paul Curtis. He joined me at ‘EthanHoijord.com’ to tell readers a little bit about himself and the upcoming projects …

The Oldham Lemsagam situation.

‘What is that all about? There’s no need for it’ I turned and said to my mate after a Carabao Cup defeat in mid August. Oldham Athletic had beaten Tranmere at Boundary Park and I believed that their pitch invasion was a way of celebrating, when nothing had been won. However, it’s since emerged that …

In conversation with Matt Jones.

Matt Jones talks about the Play-offs of 2005 and 2009, two games that shaped his successful books and the fortunes of Tranmere’s very recent history. ‘I was there as a fan in 2009 and that was quite an incredible season, Tranmere had built a brilliant team. Obviously they had got to the Play-offs in 2005 …

Hartlepool United F.C – meeting the opposition

Hartlepool United – meeting the opposition. Ahead of Hartlepool United’s trip to Merseyside this weekend @StottyHUFC spoke to me about all things Pools. We delve into on and off pitch matters amongst a range of other relevant subjects including his experiences as a fan. How long have you been a Hartlepool United supporter and how …

Scunthorpe United – meeting the opposition.

Scunthorpe United – ‘meeting the opposition’. This Saturday afternoon Tranmere revisit Glanford Park for another ninety minutes of League Two action. Ahead of the clash in North Lincolnshire, I caught up with Iron supporter @tobyskelt0n Last season I spoke to Toby for his first ‘meeting the opposition’ feature with myself and his love for Scunthorpe …

Heswall v Mersey Royal: Match Report

Heswall 2 Mersey Royale 3 Wednesday 25th August 2021 @GaytonPark West Cheshire League  After picking up a great three points on the weekend, Heswall FC fell to defeat against table topping Mersey Royal at Gayton Park in a five goal thriller on Wednesday evening. Talking to people around the club pre-match, including the players, it …