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  Football League Two - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Football League Two (often referred to as League Two for short or Coca-Cola Football League 2 for sponsorship reasons) is the third-highest division of The Football League and fourth-highest division overall in the English football league system.
Football League Two was introduced for the 2004-2005 season.
Similarly the two teams that finished at the bottom of Football League Two are relegated to the Conference National and are replaced by the team that finished 1st and the team that won the 2nd–5th place play-off in that division.
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 The Football League - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Football League was founded in 1888 with 12 member clubs by a Scotsman and director of Aston Villa, William McGregor.Steady growth and the addition of more divisions meant that by 1950 the League had 92 clubs.
The League Cup was established in 1960 and is open to all Football League and FA Premier League clubs, with the winner eligible to participate in the UEFA Cup.
In 1920 the Football League admitted the clubs from the first division of the Southern League (the Southern League continued with its remaining clubs) and Grimsby Town, who had failed to be re-elected to the Second Division the season before and been replaced by Cardiff City (of the Southern League).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Football_League   (3313 words)

  
 National Football League - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The league was formed in 1920 as the American Professional Football Association, which adopted the name "National Football League" in 1922.
Two wild card qualifiers (those non-division champions with the conference's best won-lost-tied percentages), who are seeded #5 and #6 within the conference.
The next year 1969, another American Football League team, the Buffalo Bills were the first professional football team of the modern era to begin the season with a fl, James Harris as their starting quarterback.
www.gogog.com /project/wikipedia/index.php/National_Football_League   (3641 words)

  
 Football Leagues -- Recommendations and Resources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Football League was founded in 1888 with 12 member clubs, but steady growth and the addition of more divisions meant that by 1959 the League had 92 clubs.
Football League One (often referred to as League One for short or Coca-Cola Football League 1 for sponsorship reasons) is the second-highest division of The Football League and third-highest division overall in the English football league system.
At the end of each season the top two teams, together with the winner of the play-offs between the teams which finished in 3rd–6th position, are promoted to the Football League Championship and are replaced by the three teams which finished at the bottom of that division.
www.becomingapediatrician.com /health/57/football-leagues.html   (1275 words)

  
 National Football League - Voyager, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The National Football League (NFL) is the largest professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from American cities and regions.
Two wild card qualifiers (those non-division champions with the conference's best won-lost-tied percentages), which are seeded five and six.
The founding of the United States Football League in the early '80s was the biggest challenge to the NFL in the post-merger era.
www.voyager.in /National_Football_League   (4142 words)

  
 The Football League | News | The Football League | Football League Launches Two New Publications
Real Football: In the Community focuses on The League's efforts to encourage social cohesion through football and features just a handful of the kinds of initiatives being delivered by League clubs, week-in week-out, for the benefit of people in their local area.
Through their Football League in the Community departments, clubs deliver a wide ranging portfolio of programmes designed to broaden the relationship between professional football clubs and their local communities.
League clubs are the breeding ground for the next generation of footballing talent and through their youth development departments are giving specialist coaching to gifted young players from their local area.
www.football-league.premiumtv.co.uk /page/NewsDetail/0,,10794~742122,00.html   (303 words)

  
 2005-06 in English football - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Wigan Athletic, who earned promotion to the Premiership by finishing second in the Football League Championship, played their first ever season in the top division of English football and stayed up, staying clear from relegation all season.
February 21, 2006 - A Football League Under-21 team, composed of players from the Football League's three divisions, beats a Lega Nazionale Professionisti Under 21 team, composed of players from Serie B, 1-0 at the KC Stadium.
Johnny Haynes, 71, former England and Fulham midfielder, who became the first English footballer to be paid £100 a week, died after suffering a brain haemorrhage at the wheel of his car which resulted in a head-on collision with another vehicle.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2005-06_in_English_football   (3918 words)

  
 Football League Division Two Archive - Dec 2005
Not only was their game with Lincoln City one of the few to go ahead yesterday in League Two, The Mariners took the opportunity to go top of the table with a 3-0 win, all the goals coming in a sizzling first half display.
Wycombe had to come from two down to salvage a point at struggling Torquay and are making slightly unsteady progress even though they have been defeated only once in the league all season.
Football England wish Gannon all the best in a job that will be as tough as any ever taken on in football.
www.football-england.com /division_two_archive_dec2005.html   (1377 words)

  
 Official ACFL Two-Hand Touch Football League Rules
7 on 6 and 6 on 5: Two linemen.
After two forfeits the league holds the right to drop the team from the league and all league fees paid will be forfeited.
The waiver must be presented to the league at the league address (ACFL, 48 Bi-State Plaza, #136, Old Tappan, NJ 07675) or in person at a designated, prearranged location and must be in the possession of league officials prior to the start of the season.
www.acfl.net /rules.html   (13532 words)

  
 ACFL Flag Football League and Two-Hand Touch Football League - Football League History
The Atlantic Coast Football League was established in 1994.
People in the league at the time were Joe Saxton and Rick Keurcy (who were pretty much steady QBs), Joe Purtill, some guy Mel who was a sick lineman, and the late BJ Harrison played with us, and that was the introduction of Bobby Lodi as well.
"Two in Northvale, and one in Closter!" And the North Jersey Football League was born.
www.acfl.net /history.html   (2499 words)

  
 National Football Foundation
During his 20 years as a Pac-10 football official, he officiated in four bowl games, including the 1981 Rose Bowl, as well as side trips to work in the USFL, Arena Football League and the World Football League.
Two of his students include John Madden and John Robinson and countless others who have officiated at the Division I level and in the NFL.
He played football in 1943 for the San Francisco Clippers in the Pacific Coast Football league and went on to become business manager for the Oakland Hornets.
www.footballfoundation.com /news.php?id=601   (1092 words)

  
 National Football League - InfoSearchPoint.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The NFL is the largest and most popular professional American football league in the world.
As of the 2003 football season, the salary cap was $75,007,000, and the NFL teams' player costs were a mean of $72,150,250.
After expansion in 1967, the NFL split the Eastern Conference into the Capitol and Century Divisions and the Western Conference into Coastal and Central Divisions, and the playoff schedule was expanded from a single game between two teams to a four team tournament, with the four divisional champions participating.
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 Football League Trophy - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Football League Trophy is the generic name of an English football competition for clubs in the two lower divisions of the Football League, the official name of which is frequently changed to match changes in sponsors, and which is presently called the LDV Vans Trophy.
The Trophy is currently contested by all Football League One and Football League Two clubs and a number of invited teams from the Nationwide Conference, and is played in a knockout (single elimination) format in North and South regional sections.
The sectional winners play each other in the final at the Millennium Stadium due to the redevelopment of Wembley.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Football_League_Trophy   (323 words)

  
 American Football League - Encyclopedia FunTrivia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Of all the professional major league US teams in baseball, basketball, American football and ice hockey, which seven team names do not end with the letter 'S?' (goto)
There are four county cricket grounds that are also football (league) grounds.
Which grounds have the largest and the smallest pitches in the English football league?
www.funtrivia.com /en/Sports/American-Football-League-11055.html   (442 words)

  
 Rushden & D vs Barnet - Football League Two - Live MatchCentre
Barnet maintained their league status with a deserved victory over already-relegated Rushden and Diamonds.
Rushden made a good start, but neither side were able to create any clear-cut chances in the opening minutes.
Early in the second half Kelly blasted over for Rushden after the ball had dropped for him on the edge of the box, and two minutes later Barnet's Dean Sinclair saw his goal-bound shot blocked by Tony Stokes.
www.sportbox.tv /football/matchcentre/matchreport.php?id=730454   (325 words)

  
 League Two football news, league table and results from Carling
League Two football news, league table and results from Carling
Wrexham boss Denis Smith claims he did not participate in last week's transfer deadline day dealings because he is happy with the squad he has assembled at the Racecourse Ground.
Peterborough United fear that striker Simon Yeo may miss almost the whole of the season after suffering a fractured cheekbone in the 1-0 defeat at home to Bury.
www.carling.com /football/league-two-football-news.html   (180 words)

  
 National Football League Division Two - Mayo/Armagh
It led to enormous problems for Mayo in the middle of the field, an area the Crossmolina man has excelled in in recent outings, and it wasn't until Liam McHale was drafted in for the second half, that the balance was titled back in Mayo's favour.
McHale, on his own admission, has had a bad league campaign but for a man who scored 30 points to help Ballina lift the National basketball league title (Division 1) on Saturday night, this was some performance.
The next two points came from defenders- Kenneth Mortimer, who had a stormer of a second half, and Fergal Costello with the leveller- both players coming forward to finish moves they were involved in.
www.mayo-ireland.ie /Mayo/News/ConnTel/9703Mar/97Mar05/GAA1.htm   (1044 words)

  
 Telegraph | Sport | League Two round-up
With Mansfield romping to victory against Barnet, Macclesfield were sent to the foot of League Two when Alan Connell salvaged a point for fellow strugglers Torquay at Plainmoor.
An incredible finale saw Richard Walker head two goals in the final three minutes to claim the points for Bristol Rovers' caretaker-manager Paul Trollope.
Chris Casper, at 30 the youngest manager in English league football, saw his remodelled Bury side hold on for a draw in the face of a Chester attack in the final stages.
www.telegraph.co.uk /sport/main.jhtml?xml=/sport/2005/10/24/sfntwo24.xml&sSheet=/sport/2005/10/24/ixfooty.html   (687 words)

  
 Football news & results from the Coca-Cola League Two.
Football news and results from the Coca-Cola League Two.
Imps continue winning vein with their fourth successive away win in League Two......
Swindon Town suffer their first defeat of the season to Wrexham but still find themselves top of the League 2 table.
www.vitalfootball.co.uk /leaguetwo.asp   (298 words)

  
 Football League Two Football News > ePitch
The Greek football league is considering hiring English consultants to evaluate its oft-maligned referees and keep clubs from bickering over disputed calls, a key club official said.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has no doubts Andriy Shevchenko can adjust to English football, despite his modest start to life in the Premiership.Shevchenko, 29, was expected to produce an explosion of goals after his £30million move from AC Milan to Chelsea.
But despite two of the four staffers having worked at the Globe as high school football writers, not...
www.epitch.co.uk /fleaguetwo   (363 words)

  
 Football League Two Opening Day - SoccerPulse Community
The Coca-Cola Football League 2 kicks off on August 7 with an intriguing set of fixtures to look forward to.
League new boys Shrewsbury Town entertain Lincoln City at Gay Meadow, whilst Conference champions Chester face a tough trip to relegated Notts County.
Two sides who endured miserable campaigns last time out but will be aiming for improved seasons are Scunthorpe and Rochdale, who meet at Glanford Park.
www.soccerpulse.com /forum/index.php?showtopic=2259   (319 words)

  
 Football League Division Two Archive - Oct 2005
A single goal success over Oxford United was enough to send Leyton Orient to the top of League Two after Wycombe Wanderers dropped points at Peterborough United, never the easiest place to visit.
With Rovers themselves falling perilously close to the drop zone this could become a harrowing season for the people of Bristol with both the cities clubs currently struggling.
Individual performance of the day in League Two goes to Notts County's Glynn Hurst whose fine hat trick put his side three up at Bury and ensured maximum points despite the home teams' second half rally.
www.football-england.com /division_two_archive_oct2005.html   (180 words)

  
 English Football :: League Two Player of the Year
League Two Player of the Year - Categories: News (Eng) - Jeremy Granade @ 07:20:27 pm
Karl Hawley led Carlisle and League Two with 22 league goals as the Cumbrians won the league and gained promotion for the second season in a row.
Hawley also scored twice in the Football League Trophy as Carlisle reached the final of that competition.
soccerword.com /index.php?title=league_two_player_of_the_year&more=1&c=1&tb=1&pb=1   (207 words)

  
 Fantasy Football: Two Towers League Support
If you have a league-specific question regarding your league rules, deadlines, lineups, etc., please contact your league commissioner via email.
Please, submit all requests such as these to your league commissioner via email.
Next, most league pages have a link in the upper-right hand corner titled "Need help?" - click on that link, and a pop-up window will appear giving detailed help regarding the specific page that you are currently on.
football.myfantasyleague.com /2002/support?L=05146   (410 words)

  
 Arena Football League
The arenafootball2 league (af2) put the finishing touch on its 2006 season by handing out eight special awards, which recognize some of the outstanding work done by its member teams in various promotional categories.
The af2 League Office has recognized the Green Bay Blizzard for their effort and achievement in 2006 by presenting the Blizzard with the "2006 Most Improved Team Operations" Award.
The arenafootball2 league announced last Friday in San Juan, Puerto Rico — the location of ArenaCup7 — that the Manchester Wolves received the first-ever af2 "President's Award."
www.af2.com   (271 words)

  
 Soccer Fans Network Forums - Football League Two Vs. MLS
How does the MLS stack up to the Football League Two is what i would like to know.
maybe the top of league 2 would be better than the average MLS side.
only league down to league 1 really is where i know where the clubs/players stand.
forums.soccerfansnetwork.com /printthread.php?t=27952   (218 words)

  
 CNN.com - Doncaster will face Villa at home - Oct 29, 2005
LONDON, England (CNN) -- Doncaster Rovers, who only returned to the Football League two years ago, will be at home to Premier League strugglers Aston Villa in the fourth round of the English League Cup next month.
Rovers were relegated to the Conference in 1998 and after five years as a non-league club returned to the elite by winning the playoffs after finishing third in the table.
They beat Manchester City in round two and reached this stage with two late goals from sub Paul Heffernan, a £125,000 summer signing from Bristol City, as they beat Gillingham 2-0 in the third round.
www.cnn.com /2005/SPORT/football/10/29/england.cup   (243 words)

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