UK time is: 14:26:04
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Non League Day

Saturday 4th September is Non-League Day and many Non-League Clubs across the country are looking forward to welcoming fans of the Premier League and Championship, who have a day off due to International Friendlies.

Halesowen Town are one of the many clubs who are hoping to attract local supporters and Season Tickets holders of clubs in the top two tiers of League football.

Halesowen Town, known to their fans as 'The Yeltz` have had a unbeaten start to the campaign and having just missed out on the Play-Offs to the Conference South last term the club is hoping to have another brilliant season at The Grove.

Owner Graham Ingram is hoping the day will attract new fans through the gate, he said "We are at home on Non-League Day, we are playing Hemel Hempstead and I am sure it will be a competitive game, I genuinely believe that anyone who joins us from the top flight clubs will enjoy their day and hopefully consider coming down to watch us again, possibly when their team is away from home."

New Technical Director Phil Nardiello formerly England Schools U18 Manager sent out a message to potential new fans, "Come and savour a good old fashioned game of English football at Halesowen Town Football Club, the more we have getting behind the team the more we will try to ensure we put on a show for new spectators. Obviously the fans can play a huge part in making this a successful season for us".

One fan recently swapped the football league for the non-league this summer, he explained, "For me the Premier League is all about money, and over the last few years I have found it increasingly harder to relate to those players, I have been following Halesowen Town since July and I am enjoying every minute. I had a season ticket at one of the bigger local clubs, and although I will still go from time to time, I now have the non-league bug. It`s good honest football at this level, the players mingle with the fans after the game and perhaps most importantly there`s no diving!"

If you are a fan of one of the West Midland`s top tier club`s and would like to check out Non-League football on Saturday 4th September, then why not go down to watch The Yeltz?

Halesowen Town VS Hemel Hempstead
Saturday 4th September
Kick off 3.00pm
Admission
10.00 Adults
7.00 OAP`s
7.00 Students (12-16)
2.00 Children (Accompanied by an Adult)


The club play their home games at The Grove, Old Hawne Lane, Halesowen, B63 3TB

Directions and further information can be found on the club's website by clicking here

More information on Non League Day can be found by clicking here




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Dan Jones  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday September 1 2010

Time: 1:39PM

Your Comments

I might just do that.
jonah
Really good shout, and I hope the Yeltz get a lot of support. For me though, no Villa match gives me the opportunity to watch some more quality local Cricket before the season ends! As a lover of both games it is a real pain when the 'seasons' overlap, but I don't expect much sympathy! Good luck to Halesowen, hope they get a good attendance.
krfeskivilla
Will stefan Moore still be playing for them?
leelindsay
10 adults????!
PiperUK
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Aston Villa Articles

Something For The Weekend (472) (Friday November 21 2014)

Aston Villa FC - 140 Years And Counting (Friday November 21 2014)

Villa Support 21st Minute Initiative (Thursday November 20 2014)

Injury Update Ahead Of Southampton (Thursday November 20 2014)

Villa In Talks With Justice For The 21 (Thursday November 20 2014)

The Stiliyan Petrov Foundation (Thursday November 20 2014)

Villa Fans Expecting High Profile Exits (Thursday November 20 2014)

Not 'The Villa Times' News 18/11/14 (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Archived Aston Villa Articles

List All Vital Villa Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Pride of Lions 755
2. ClivetheVillan 735
3. The Fear 542
4. kefkat 251
5. Freeman14 209
6. sirdennis 167
7. DeanoVilla 144
8. Villan57 132
9. HeathfieldRoad1874 88
10. gator 86

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. WBA 12 3 4 5 -4 13
14. Sunderland 12 2 7 3 -7 13
15. Hull City 11 2 5 4 -2 11
16. Aston Villa 11 3 2 6 -11 11
17. Leicester City 12 2 4 6 -7 10
18. Burnley 12 2 4 6 -12 10
19. Crystal Palace 11 2 3 6 -6 9

Breaking League News

The Ped Report...City 2-1 Swansea City
Man City : 23/11/2014 13:50:00
Liverpool: Palace vs. LFC Team News
Liverpool : 23/11/2014 12:41:00
United Line-Up Keeper Swap deal?
Man Utd : 23/11/2014 12:00:00
Burnley Stoke Fire And Get Warm Glow!
Burnley : 23/11/2014 11:40:00
"We`re Not Great Yet" - Warns Jose!
Chelsea : 23/11/2014 11:36:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Villa v Southampton (home) will:
Suggested By:  Mystic Mug
Win 17%
Lose 69%
Draw 13%