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Nominate your Non-league Away Day of the Year

The FSA has once again teamed up with the Non-League Paper to sponsor its Non-league Away Day of the Year Award, and nominations are open now.

Non-League Day is back – 23rd March

Non-League Day– the event which has championed semi-professional and grassroots football since 2010 – returns this weekend (March 23rd 2024).

Torquay United latest non-league club in trouble

This week, Torquay United have signalled they may be heading into administration becoming the latest non-league club to face serious problems in recent months.

York City Supporters Trust criticise late TV fixture move

York City Supporters Trust have issued an open letter expressing concern over the decision to move their away fixture at Boreham Wood for TV broadcast, appealing to the league and broadcaster to ‘mitigate the impact on our fans’.

Nominate your non-league away day of the year

The FSA has once again teamed up with the Non-League Paper to sponsor its Non-League Away Day of the Year Award, and nominations are open now.

Non-League Day: BBC shine spotlight on community-owned club

The FSA has long supported the work behind Non-League Day, and this year the BBC joined in and helped shine the spotlight on one of our community-owned clubs, Scarborough Athletic, by bringing Football Focus to the Flamingo Land Stadium on Saturday.  

Survey: Cost of living crisis to hit attendances at non-league

Fans at non-league are already feeling the pinch of the cost of living crisis, with more than half (57.7%) saying it had already impacted on how much money they had available to spend on football, according to the results of a joint survey between the FSA and the Non-League Paper.

Community-owned clubs and the rising cost of living

Last week we launched a survey with the Non-League Paper looking at what impact fans expected the cost of living crisis this winter to have on their attendance. If you are a fan of a non-league club, you can fill in that survey here. 

Survey: the impact of the cost of living at non-league

The cost of living crisis and its impact upon fans at non-league level is at the heart of a new joint survey between the FSA and the Non-League Paper, which launched this weekend.

Staines Town: 130 year history “kicked into long grass”

You may have seen the controversy unfolding at Staines Town this year, where the end looks to have come for the 130 year old club who failed to register for next season’s competitions and shuttered their online presence.

York City: Supporters secure 49% of club in new partnership

York City supporters are the latest to gain a significant stake in their club after buying out the previous majority owner of the National League side.

Non-League Away Day of the Year 2021/22 announced

Blyth Spartans have been named as the 2021-22 overall winners of the Best Away Day in non-league at the National Game Awards in association with Buildbase. It is the third time we’ve partnered with the Non-League Paper to recognise the clubs who are the best at welcoming fans from Steps 1 to 4 of the National League, and the first since 2019 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Nominate your non-league away day of the year

The FSA has once again teamed up with the Non-League Paper to sponsor its Non-League Away Day of the Year Award, and nominations are open now.

Non-League Day returns for 2022

Non-League Day, the biggest volunteer-led event in the non-league system, is returning for the first time since 2019 this weekend.

Majority of non-league fans want National League reform

An overwhelming majority of fans of non-league clubs are in favour of reforming the voting structure of the National League, according to the results of a Football Supporters’ Association (FSA) survey.

“Devastating blow” as two clubs drop out of non-league

In a worrying development in non-league, two clubs – Abingdon Town of the Hellenic League at Step 6, and Whyteleafe of the Isthmian League at Step 4 – have given up their league status for the 2021-22 season in disputes over stadium rent.

Clubs call for vote of no confidence in National League Board

Two non-league clubs have taken the remarkable step of calling for a National League extraordinary general meeting (EGM) and a vote of no confidence in the chairman and the board.

FA confirms National League plans for the end of 2020/21 season

The FA confirmed on Friday that the season for clubs at Step 2 of non-league (National League North and South) has been declared null and void, while the National League season at Step 1 will be played to a conclusion, with no promotion and relegation between the two tiers. 

Further clarity on the outcome of the non-league season

Clubs at Steps 3 to 6 of non-league have received some clarity on their future, following the FA’s decision to curtail the 2020-21 season with immediate effect, but uncertainty remains at National League North and South level, where a group of clubs have launched a legal challenge to the league’s decision to declare the season null and void.

Grants promise from National League to clubs ‘unfortunate’ says Sports Minister

In a letter to the FSA, Sports Minister Nigel Huddleston has confirmed that ‘at no stage’ did the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) offer ongoing to support to the National League only in the form of grants. 

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