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Match Officials: Scunthorpe at Home

Match Officials: Scunthorpe at Home

Crucial game at St James Park on Saturday. While the Grecians are looking for 3 points for Football League survival, Scunthorpe are looking to confirm automatic promotion and maybe the title of League 2 champions. Normal arrangements for Exeter City fans, but Scunthorpe United fans currently need to buy tickets from their own club. The officials for this game are:- …

by Hants on April 23rd, 2014 Comments Off

Home Results Should Spell the end for Tisdale

Home Results Should Spell the end for Tisdale

Monday’s home defeat to Torquay was the lowest ebb in Exeter City’s dismal campaign. Hopefully it will be the lowest because any worse than that drivel will mean Conference football next season. What wrangled us on the Big Bank the most was not the result, which was dreadful, but the manner in which the Grecians gifted Torquay the win without …

by Ollie Heptinstall on April 23rd, 2014 Comments Off

BT Sport to Show Chester v Salisbury on Final Conference Day

BT Sport to Show Chester v Salisbury on Final Conference Day

Next Saturday (26th April) is the final day of the season in the Skrill Conference. Many of the key positions in the Division have already been confirmed so there was not a lot of choice for the league and the TV companies to pick a game from. With Chester battling to avoid an immediate return to the Conference South then …

by Hants on April 22nd, 2014 Comments Off

Inept

Inept

You have to wonder what goes through the minds of the coaching staff during the week that allows them to lay the team out in the way they did today. On Friday we earned a good point away to promotion chasing Chesterfield, and that probably should have been three points. Move on to Easter Monday and we play officially the …

by Hants on April 21st, 2014 Comments Off

Teams’ Thoughts on the 1-1 Chesterfield Result

Teams’ Thoughts on the 1-1 Chesterfield Result

A tough 1-1 for Exeter City at the Proact Stadium on Good Friday. Does look like 2 points dropped though against promotion hopeful Chesterfield. 227 Grecians travelled to see Exeter turn in a better performance than of late. Paul Tisdale speaking after the match said:- It was a fantastic performance and a well-deserved point. I feel very disappointed that we …

by Hants on April 20th, 2014 Comments Off

Match Officials: Torquay United at Home

Match Officials: Torquay United at Home

Easter Monday has our Devon neighbours Torquay United at St James Park. Kick off is at 3pm and for Exeter City fans entry is as per a normal League 2 games. Roger East will be officiating this Devon Derby. We have a good record with him in charge! P13, W8, D4, L1, F26, A10. The one defeat being to Weymouth …

by Hants on April 20th, 2014 Comments Off

Chesterfield on the Visit of Exeter

Chesterfield on the Visit of Exeter

Paul Cook, manager of Chesterfield, talking ahead of the visit of the Grecians has called upon supporters to turn out in their droves to cheer the Spireites on against Exeter in the penultimate home game of the season. He said: Friday’s game at home to Exeter City is now our biggest game of the season. There are just four games …

by Hants on April 18th, 2014 Comments Off

FL125: Fans Vote on Exeter City’s Greats

FL125: Fans Vote on Exeter City’s Greats

The football league have just announce the greats for Exeter City following votes amongst fans. Who is Exeter City’s best ever captain? Rank Answer Percentage 1 Arnold Mitchell 44% 2 Shaun Taylor 33% 3 Matt Taylor 23%   Who is Exeter City’s greatest ever player? Rank Answer Percentage 1 Tony Kellow 80% 2 Alan Banks 20% . When was Exeter …

by Hants on April 17th, 2014 Comments Off

Lee Probert to Referee the FA Cup Final

Lee Probert to Referee the FA Cup Final

The FA have announced this morning the match officials for the FA Cup final being held at Wembley on Saturday 17th May. The officials will be: Referee: Lee Probert (Wiltshire) Assistant Referees: Jake Collin (Liverpool) and Mick McDonough (Northumberland) Fourth Official: Kevin Friend (Leicestershire & Rutland FA) Reserve Assistant referee Simon Bennett (Staffordshire FA). It will be Probert’s 3rd time …

by Hants on April 17th, 2014 Comments Off

Avoiding the Trapdoor to the Conference

Avoiding the Trapdoor to the Conference

With Easter weekend upon us, the situation at the bottom of League should be a little clearer. Only the one 6 pointer on Friday, with Wycombe Wanderers hosting Northampton Town. The Cobblers form has improved of late, making a number of teams of above feel nervous about their own situation. It looks like the task for Torquay United is too …

by Hants on April 17th, 2014 Comments Off