In recent weeks and months there has been much talk of a reborn Kettering 1872 FC, run by the fans for the fans, playing once again within the boundaries of Kettering, offering a fresh start free of the issues that have afflicted us for so long.
It’s a tempting vision, often referred to by its advocates as a pheonix club.
Here’s the confession.
Whenever I see that, all the arguments for and against instantly rank second to a single thought -
It’s a PHOENIX club, can’t you lot bloody spell?
I realise this makes me a bad person...