Tranmere 1-1 U’s: Believe

Believe. We really can start to believe now can't we? Four points over Easter, results going our way. Can you feel it? It's going to be our year, surely? It was a tale of two Paul's at Prenton Park on Easter Monday, as Lewis, formerly of the Abbey opened the scoring, and Mullin, formerly of... Continue Reading →

U’s 2-1 Morecambe: The Long Good Friday

It really was a Good Friday wasn't it? United getting an important win against playoff challengers Morecambe, Paul Mullin getting another two goals, and results elsewhere going more or less our way. Mark Bonner named an unchanged starting XI from the team that beat Carlisle, as is to be expected. We're lucky in that Mitov... Continue Reading →

Carlisle 1-2 U’s: Find A Way

He's finally done it. After spending all season working towards this momentous event. The nous, the vision, the bravery. But after weeks thinking it would never happen, it did on Saturday at Carlisle. That's right, Mark Bonner finally made a substitution before the 70th minute. We jest, of course the big news from Saturday was... Continue Reading →

U’s 1-0 Forest Green: Wessi Magic

I don't even know where to start with that. I've used every superlative I can think of, but they're still not enough. Magnificent, wonderful, incredible - none of these come close to even describing the magic perpetrated by Wesley Patrick Hoolahan on the Abbey turf every other Saturday. Where do I begin then? Let's look... Continue Reading →

Bolton 2-1 U’s: See You Next Tuesday

Death. Taxes. Piers Morgan acting like a prick. Some things in life are an absolute certainty. You can add Cambridge United losing on a Tuesday night to that list too. We're making this really hard for ourselves aren't we? The consensus is that to get automatic promotion now we're going to need seven wins from... Continue Reading →

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