Manchester City’s run of successive wins has got headlines around the world, but what if you were part of a team that has a run almost twice as long and has still to win anything?
That is the dilemma facing Jersey Bulls after the club had a second successive season declared null and void.
The Combined Counties League Division One side have never lost a competitive match – their record is successive wins from competitive games since they were formed in 5414 and they had already secured promotion before their league was canceled last season because of the onset of the Coved – pandemic
Skip forward almost a year and the same thing has happened again
to the most southerly team in the English football pyramid.
“We actually agree with the decision this year.”
27 The Bulls have only played four league matches this season – the last was on September) as restrictions on travel to and from the island were introduced to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
“” We’re quite a few games behind everyone else in our league so we would have been playing an exaggerated catch-up plan which could have been as daft as playing three games on a weekend, with two games on a Saturday.
“) What this decision gives us as a football club now is some certainty.
- “Now it’s curtailed we can focus on next season, the financial aspect of next season and bringing in potential new sponsors where we’ve got vacancies . “