One match that defines my club – #2: Yeovil Town

A fortnight ago, Gavin Barber kicked off The Seventy Two’s ambitious new One Match That Defines My Club series with a look back at Ipswich Town’s incredible play-off semi-final second leg win over Bolton Wanderers. It was a series that was meant to run every Monday morning for 77 weeks in a row but the thoughts of everyone in football were elsewhere this time last week. Over the past

Who would you prefer in charge of your football club?

Men and women up and down the country went into work this morning, writes Danny Brothers – some after a heavy commute, some sipping coffee picked up from the local Costa because there was no time for breakfast and some clutching files that had to be taken home and that kept them up all night.

So when the boss comes over and demands more, wants a report done by 10am …

The Seventy Two Unfortunates Football League season preview

The Seventy Two has joined forces with fellow Football League blog The Two Unfortunates, not to mention fans of all 72 clubs in the Football League, to bring you a full 108-page season preview.

Click on the image below to read online or click here to download the PDF.

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My favourite play-off memory: Yeovil Town

Posted by on May 26, 2011 in The Seventy Two, Yeovil Town | One Comment

Our final favourite play-off memory comes from Yeovil fan Ben Barrett. He could only really pick one night…

There are a few teams that have seen the end of season play-offs quite regularly, thus giving their fans lots of memories to choose from.

But, being a Yeovil Town fan means we have just one Play-Off season, 2006/07, before that we found simply winning the leagues was a far more …

Five Stars: Yeovil Town’s best players in the 21st century

Posted by on Mar 1, 2011 in The Seventy Two, Yeovil Town | No Comments

For Ben Barrett, choosing the five best Yeovil players since the turn of the millennium was a difficult task. Since the year 2000, Yeovil have been promoted twice, secured the FA Trophy and even got to a play-off final which nearly saw them play in the second tier of English football for the first time.

To narrow the most successful era in the club’s history down to just five …