Another major international tournament has been and gone, which means it’s time for you to have your say on the state of the game in the 2016 WSC Survey – and maybe win a WSC T-shirt. Who put in the best underdog performance at Euro 2016? Who do you trust to run football? What would you change about WSC? We promise we read all your responses, so don’t hold back. As ever we’re grateful for your participation and it should take you about ten minutes.
12 July ~ A view from the top of Dundee Law showing the city's two senior football grounds, with Dundee FC's Dens Park visible in the foreground and Dundee United's Tannadice Park in the background. The two stadiums are situated on the same street, a few hundred yards apart.
Aberystwyth Town 1 Newtown 2, 17/05/2015, Park Avenue, Europa League play-off final
View of the Park Avenue ground and Aberystwyth, Wales. Aberystwyth finished 14 points above Newtown in the Welsh Premier League, but were beaten 2-1 in the play-off final.
North Ferriby United 2 AFC Fylde 1, 14/05/2016, EON Visual Media Stadium, National League North promotion final
Millwall 1 Barnsley 3, 29/05/2016, Wembley Stadium, League One play-off final.
Bradford Park Avenue 4-1 Bishop Auckland, FA Cup first qualifying round, Horsfall Stadium, September 12, 2009.
Belper Town 4 Gresley 1, 28/01/2014, Christchurch Meadow, Northern Premier League
The new WSC is out now, available in all good newsagents or to order from the WSC shop.
- Hibs' first Cup win since 1902
- Edinburgh City break new ground
- Controversial League shake-up
- Who won the unofficial World Cup?
- Spain's withdrawal from Euro 60
- WSC writers' competition winners
6 June ~ Feethams was home to Darlington between 1883 and 2003, when the club moved to the new Darlington Arena on the outskirts of the city. The ground, which had a capacity of around 8,500, was demolished in 2006.
We are pleased to announce the return of the annual WSC writers' competition, in memory of contributor David Wangerin. Entrants are invited to submit an article of between 800 and 1,500 words, about any aspect of the 2016-17 football season. The award was David's idea and he requested that it should only be open to amateur writers, ie those who don't make their living from writing. The closing date for submissions is Monday, June 5 2017.