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“Unluckiest club in the history of football” – Gloucester City co-chairman Alex Petheram on season null-and-void verdict

Despite Gloucester City being sat top of the National League North for the majority of the season, the club were having to constantly look over the shoulder – not for other teams on their tail for the title – but for the worldwide pandemic which eventually halted what was a great season for the Gloucestershire […]


“We’ve done all the hard work until January time for no reason” – Bernard Mensah on Gloucester City’s cancelled season

Gloucester City striker Bernard Mensah feels “disappointed” in the FA Alliance Committee’s decision to reject the mini-league proposal. While the decision still requires the FA Council’s approval, it’s likely that this spells the end of Gloucester City’s promotion hopes for this season. This comes after National League North and South clubs voted 24-19 in favour […]

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The National League could be voted null and void – here are the pros and cons for doing so

Clubs across Steps One and Two of the National League, including Gloucester City, are currently voting on whether to null and void the ongoing league campaign. It comes as the government’s ‘Winter Survival Package’ only offers loan payments, despite clubs being promised grant funding to help deal with losses incurred by a lack of supporters […]


“It’s all unravelled” – Gloucester City Co-Chairman on Covid-19 and the National League

Gloucester City will travel to face Alfreton Town on Tuesday in the National League North amidst much controversy. COVID-19 has disrupted the last year of non-league football, and now threatens to null and void a second successive season. Gloucester Co-Chairman Alex Petherham believes a further suspension, or even cancellation, of the season would be catastrophic. […]

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Gloucester City co-chairman Alex Petheram denies reports that a vote will decide the fate of National League season

Gloucester City co-chairman Alex Petheram has denied reports that a vote will take place today to determine whether to void the National League season. It has been widely rumoured that National League chiefs are going to vote on the future of the current campaign after the large majority of clubs refused to accept a governmental […]