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Five of the most improved

Last month I bowed to public pressure and wrote a post ranking my five favourite football grounds in New Zealand. In so doing, I also acknowledged requests for follow up pieces looking at the most improved, depressing, wind-blown and inaccessible grounds along with the best and worst stadium food. You’ll […]

Guest Post – Rewa Rewa

By Simon Borich With a rare Saturday off during football season I was gently persuaded by Enzo to write a guest blog for ITBOTN. To be fair, it took all of one tweet suggestion and I was in. The weather was awful but I found myself heading to Stanmore Bay […]

Cutis anserina

Hibiscus Coast 1, Melville United 2 Stanmore Bay Park, Auckland, August 9 2014 I wasn’t going to go to any football on Saturday due to other commitments, but at exactly 2pm (45 minutes before NRFL kick-off time) and after a hard morning putting up election hoardings, my afternoon commitments fell […]