Bury AFC

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biccynana
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Bury AFC

Post by biccynana » Fri Feb 21, 2020 2:33 pm

Assigned to NW Counties Div 1 (step 6) for season 2020/21.

Darlo_Pete
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Re: Bury AFC

Post by Darlo_Pete » Fri Feb 21, 2020 6:14 pm

I'm sure they'll enjoy being a big fish in a little pond. No doubt one day in the distant future we'll play them again. Good luck Bury.

Darl-Zero
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Re: Bury AFC

Post by Darl-Zero » Fri Feb 21, 2020 8:10 pm

I think this is the best thing while they rebuild.
Rather than being put in conference north and getting relegated.

lo36789
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Re: Bury AFC

Post by lo36789 » Mon Mar 02, 2020 11:01 am

That is interesting. Previously phoenix clubs have been re-instated at step 5, at least that is my understanding (and certainly where we ended up).

The notable different this season is that step 5 of the pyramid will effectively be re-classified as supply league football not contributory league football. It is going to take 2 seasons for Bury to almost recover to an equivalent level to where we restarted from.

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