Tony Incenzo talks to Basildon United manager John Guyto

In his latest catch up with non-league clubs, TalkSPORT reporter Tony Incenzo speaks to Basildon United manager John Guyton.

Basildon United is in the Isthmian League North Division. They have just celebrated a victory in the Buildbase FA Trophy Second Round Qualifying.

John talks in detail about the following topics:

  • His team’s exciting 5-2 victory away to Colney Heath FC in the Buildbase FA Trophy Second Round Qualifying. John takes us through the highlights of an action packed match.
  • Initial thoughts on their Buildbase FA Trophy Third Round Qualifying draw away to Uxbridge FC, who have been doing well at the top of the Isthmian League South-Central Division.
  • The severe difficulties that Non-League clubs have had financially during the Coronavirus pandemic.
  • Basildon United’s expanding links with their surrounding community including the distribution of match tickets to local schools.
  • The huge potential for a successful football team in the town of Basildon which has a population of 107,000
  • The dream of Basildon United reaching Wembley Stadium in the Buildbase FA Trophy Final.

Read more from Tony and his passion for non-league football in our Groundhopper Diary

Tony Incenzo is a reporter for talkSPORT Radio and Sky TV. You can follow Tony on Twitter at @TonyIncenzo