Non-league football team Wythenshawe Town have appointed a new owner who hopes to secure promotion into the English Football League
Ian Evatt’s men kick off their campaign at home to Bradford City on Saturday.
MM takes a look at how Bolton Wanderers have fared on the opening day of the season over the last two decades.
From Munich to Morecambe… how Bolton Wanderers went from European glamour nights to brink of League Two
How Bolton Wanderers were on the cusp of Champions League football, but fell away. It is hard to believe that the same club, currently bottom of League One, were incredibly close to entering Europe’s elite competition amongst the likes of Real Madrid, Barcelona and AC Milan.
Oldham Athletic are on the verge of administration and are experiencing the darkest point in their history.
UCFB’s Football Business & Finance expert Ian Tomlinson warns that football clubs could still struggle even when the game returns following the Coronavirus pandemic.
Salford City might not be giving their neighbours over in Manchester a run for their money yet, but things are certainly looking promising for the club as it makes its Football League debut.
The Football League’s announcement that it will be rebranded itself as the American-sounding ‘EFL’ from next season will do little to halt the growing apathy among supporters.