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Wednesday, April 27, 2011

News Round-Up

Barnet will be without striker Steve Kabba for the rest of the season due to the knee injury that has kept him out for the last two games. The former Sheff Utd man has 11 goals in 25 games this season. Port Vale fans claim that they have pledged of nearly 1,600 season ticket holders that will not renew their tickets under the current board. The board have another week to call the EGM demanded by shareholders.

No Bulls in the Team of the Week. Morecambe goalscorer Will Haining is nominated, while Bury are the only side to have two players nominated. Lincoln are offering free coach travel for their match at Oxford on Saturday. The offer is being funded by the club's chairman, vice chairman, and a prominent supporter. Forest Green chairman Dale Vince is subsidising coach travel for their crunch final game at Tamworth on Saturday. The two sides are level on points on the edge of the relegation zone, with the Gumpers needing a draw to secure their Conference status.

Cheltenham say they have set their ticket prices for next season in an effort to give Mark Yates an increased playing budget. They have confirmed that matchday prices will rise by £1 for 'certain premium games only' but have not indicated which games those are. Sheff Weds are the latest side to scrap their reserve team, with manager Gary Megson saying he expects reserve team football to be dead within three years across football.