It looks like you're new here. If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons!
Today's match had me thinking. Imagine bringing a football fan from 1986 forward 35 years and showing them that a quarter of the third tier is composed of Wycombe, Cheltenham, Fleetwood, Accrington, Morecambe and Burton. Only Wycombe and Cheltenham were even in the Conference at the end of the 1985-86 season, and Wycombe were relegated. I am sure it would be mind blowing for that 1986 fan!
Does anyone know if there has ever been this many teams in the third tier who were traditionally non-league before promotion and relegation began from the Conference?