2019–20 National League

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National League
Season2019–20
2020–21

The 2019–20 National League season, known as the Vanarama National League for sponsorship reasons, was the fifth season under English football's new title of National League, the sixteenth season consisting of three divisions, and the forty-first season overall. [1]

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As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the National League season was initially suspended on 16 March 2020 until at least 3 April 2020. On 31 March 2020, this suspension was extended indefinitely until further notice. [2] On 22 April 2020, clubs voted to end the season, with promotions and relegations still "under careful consideration". [3] Due to the knock-on effects of Bury F.C.'s expulsion from EFL League One at the start of the season, it had already been assumed prior to the pandemic that no more than one club instead of the usual two was to be relegated from the English Football League, and that no more than three clubs instead of the usual four were to be relegated from the National division. The cumulative effect that the early termination of the season and Bury's expulsion from the EFL will have on the composition of the National League's three divisions remains to be determined.

On 17 June 2020, Barrow along with Wealdstone and King's Lynn Town were elected champions of their respective divisions after National League clubs voted to decide the final tables on a points-per-game basis. Barrow were therefore promoted to League Two, with Wealdstone and King's Lynn Town promoted to the National League. [4] [5] AFC Fylde considered mounting a legal challenge with support from Ebbsfleet United against their relegations, but ultimately decided against it. [6]

Promotion play-offs were held in all three divisions to decide the additional promotion places. The semi-finals took place over the final two weekends of July, and the finals took place on 1 and 2 August. Clubs were expected to conduct and fund a COVID-19 prevention and testing process, and were allowed to decline their place in the competition without penalty if they were unable to fulfil this requirement. [7] On 1 July, the Premier League committed £200,000 to the National League to help fund the conclusion of their season. [8]

National League

National League
Season 2019–20
Champions Barrow
PromotedBarrow
Harrogate Town
Relegated Ebbsfleet United
AFC Fylde
Chorley
2020–21

The National League consists of 24 clubs.

Promotion and relegation

Team changes

Stadia and locations

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Locations of the 2019–20 National League clubs (Greater London)
TeamLocationStadiumCapacity
AFC Fylde Wesham Mill Farm Sports Village 6,000
Aldershot Town Aldershot Recreation Ground 7,200
Barnet London (Canons Park) The Hive Stadium 6,418
Barrow Barrow-in-Furness Holker Street 5,045
Boreham Wood Borehamwood Meadow Park 4,502
Bromley London (Bromley) Hayes Lane 5,300
Chesterfield Chesterfield Proact Stadium 10,504
Chorley Chorley Victory Park 4,100
Dagenham & Redbridge London (Dagenham) Victoria Road 6,078
Dover Athletic Dover Crabble Athletic Ground 5,745
Eastleigh Eastleigh Ten Acres 5,250
Ebbsfleet United Northfleet Stonebridge Road 4,800
FC Halifax Town Halifax The Shay 10,400
Harrogate Town Harrogate Wetherby Road 4,100
Hartlepool United Hartlepool Victoria Park 7,856
Maidenhead United Maidenhead York Road 4,000
Notts County Nottingham Meadow Lane 19,588
Solihull Moors Solihull Damson Park 5,500
Stockport County Stockport Edgeley Park 10,852
Sutton United London (Sutton) Gander Green Lane 5,013
Torquay United Torquay Plainmoor 6,500
Woking Woking Kingfield Stadium 6,036
Wrexham Wrexham Racecourse Ground 10,771
Yeovil Town Yeovil Huish Park 9,566

Personnel and sponsoring

TeamManager1CaptainKit manufacturerShirt sponsor
AFC Fylde Jim Bentley Lewis Montrose Under Armour VetPlus
Aldershot Town Danny Searle Dean Rance Adidas Bridges Estate Agents
Barnet Darren Currie Callum Reynolds Jako Canon
Barrow David Dunn Josh Granite Joma JF Hornby & Co.
Boreham Wood Luke Garrard Mark Ricketts Puma Barnet and Southgate College
Bromley Neil Smith Jack Holland Macron Southwark Metals
Chesterfield John Pemberton Jonathan Smith Puma Technique Learning Solutions
Chorley Jamie Vermiglio Andrew Teague Macron Cruise 118
Dagenham & Redbridge Daryl McMahon Kenny Clark Nike West & Coe
Dover Athletic Andy Hessenthaler Kevin Lokko Jako Exclusive Glazing
Eastleigh Ben Strevens Danny Hollands LAB Sports Utilita
Ebbsfleet United Kevin Watson Dave Winfield Hummel Kuflink
FC Halifax Town Pete Wild Matty Brown Adidas [9] CORE Facility Services (Home)
Halifax Bathrooms (Away)
Stride Supplies (Third)
Harrogate Town Simon Weaver Josh Falkingham Kappa Strata
Hartlepool United Dave Challinor Ryan Donaldson O'Neills Utility Alliance Limited
Maidenhead United Alan Devonshire Alan Massey Uhlsport Utility Alliance Limited
Notts County Neal Ardley Michael Doyle Puma Vacant
Solihull Moors James Shan Kyle Storer Surridge John Shepherd Estate Agents
Stockport County Jim Gannon Paul Turnbull Joma Pioneer Group
Sutton United Matt Gray Jamie Collins Macron Angel Plastics
Torquay United Gary Johnson Asa Hall Nike No Sponsor
Woking Alan Dowson Josh Casey Macron Abstract Plans
Wrexham Dean Keates Shaun Pearson Macron Ifor Williams Trailers
Yeovil Town Darren Sarll Lee Collins TAGJones Building Group

Managerial changes

TeamOutgoing managerManner of departureDate of vacancyPosition in tableIncoming managerDate of appointment
Yeovil Town Neale Marmon End of Interim Contract4 May 2019Pre-season Darren Sarll 19 June 2019
FC Halifax Town Jamie Fullarton Resigned15 July 2019 Pete Wild 25 July 2019
Wrexham Bryan Hughes Dismissed25 September 201921st Dean Keates 6 October 2019
Hartlepool United Craig Hignett 10 October 201916th Dave Challinor 11 November 2019
Ebbsfleet United Garry Hill 24th Kevin Watson 4 November 2019
AFC Fylde Dave Challinor 12 October 201921st Jim Bentley 28 October 2019
Dagenham & Redbridge Peter Taylor 29 December 201918th Daryl McMahon 3 January 2020
Chesterfield John Sheridan 2 January 202022nd John Pemberton 2 January 2020
Solihull Moors Tim Flowers Mutual Consent28 January 20209th James Shan 12 February 2020
Barrow Ian Evatt Signed by Bolton Wanderers 1 July 20201st David Dunn 9 July 2020

National League table

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsPPG
1 Barrow (C, P)3721796839+29701.89Promoted to League Two
2 Harrogate Town (O, P)3719996144+17661.78Qualified for the National League play-off semi-finals
3 Notts County 38171296138+23631.66
4 Yeovil Town 37179116144+17601.62Qualified for the National League play-off quarter-finals
5 Boreham Wood 37161295540+15601.62
6 FC Halifax Town 37177135049+1581.57
7 Barnet 35141295242+10541.54
8 Stockport County 3916101351543581.49
9 Solihull Moors 381510134837+11551.45
10 Woking 3815101350555551.45
11 Dover Athletic 381591449490541.42
12 Hartlepool United 391413125650+6551.41
13 Bromley 381410145752+5521.37
14 Torquay United 361461656615481.33
15 Sutton United 381214124742+5501.32
16 Eastleigh 37111313435512461.24
17 Dagenham & Redbridge 3711111540444441.19
18 Aldershot Town 39121017435512461.18
19 Wrexham 3711101646493431.16
20 Chesterfield 38111116556510441.16
21 Maidenhead United 3812521445814411.08Reprieved from relegation [lower-alpha 1]
22 Ebbsfleet United (R)39101217476821421.08Relegated to National League South
23 AFC Fylde (R)3791216446016391.05Relegated to National League North
24 Chorley (R)3841420316534260.68
Source: National League official site
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored; 4) Number of matches won; 5) Head-to-head results [11]
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. As a result of the knock-on effects of Bury's expulsion from League One, the fourth bottom team is reprieved from relegation for numerical reasons. [10]

Play-offs

 Quarter-finals  Semi-finals  Final
              
   2 Harrogate Town 1 
 5 Boreham Wood 2  5 Boreham Wood 0  
 6 FC Halifax Town 1    2 Harrogate Town 3
   3 Notts County 1
   3 Notts County 2  
 4 Yeovil Town 0  7 Barnet 0 
 7 Barnet 2 

Quarter-finals

17 July 2020 (2020-07-17) Boreham Wood 2–1 FC Halifax Town Borehamwood
19:00Smith Soccerball shade.svg 54'
Rhead Soccerball shade.svg 80'
Report Sho-Silva Soccerball shade.svg 19'Stadium: Meadow Park
Attendance: 0
18 July 2020 (2020-07-18) Yeovil Town 0–2 Barnet Yeovil
15:00 Report McCallum Soccerball shade.svg 53'
Vilhete Soccerball shade.svg 86'
Stadium: Huish Park
Attendance: 0

Semi-finals

25 July 2020 (2020-07-25) Harrogate Town 1–0 Boreham Wood Harrogate
14:30 Muldoon Soccerball shade.svg 64' Report Stadium: Wetherby Road
Attendance: 0
25 July 2020 (2020-07-25) Notts County 2–0 Barnet Nottingham
17:00 Dennis Soccerball shade.svg 37'
Roberts Soccerball shade.svg 59'
Report Stadium: Meadow Lane
Attendance: 0

Final

Harrogate Town 3–1 Notts County
Report
Wembley Stadium , London
Attendance: 0 [lower-alpha 1]
Referee: James Bell

Results table

Home \ Away FYL ALD BRN BRW BOR BRO CHE CHO DAG DOV EAS EBB HAL HAR HAT MDH NOT SOL STO SUT TOR WOK WRE YEO
AFC Fylde 1–00–40–11–21–30–03–00–03–11–00–01–20–01–20–02–31–43–2
Aldershot Town 1–20–01–23–20–12–23–30–14–03–11–11–10–32–02–12–11–11–01–3
Barnet 2–12–02–21–22–22–10–15–21–12–11–00–01–22–22–21–0
Barrow 1–11–02–13–12–02–22–11–02–07–01–20–30–12–00–23–01–02–11–0
Boreham Wood 0–20–00–01–12–23–12–21–22–11–12–11–21–04–00–11–02–21–0
Bromley 2–21–21–21–02–13–03–02–33–15–03–32–12–22–20–13–31–00–21–1
Chesterfield 1–12–12–21–22–31–11–21–24–02–33–41–51–02–21–01–01–23–21–2
Chorley 0–00–11–31–30–01–21–01–11–20–40–10–20–01–63–01–01–10–21–2
Dagenham & Redbridge 1–26–11–10–20–31–10–01–14–23–11–22–02–01–11–20–00–22–13–2
Dover Athletic 5–12–02–10–23–01–11–11–23–11–10–21–13–42–21–10–11–21–22–10–1
Eastleigh 2–20–01–22–01–10–20–01–11–14–21–12–11–01–13–22–00–2
Ebbsfleet United 1–23–00–32–21–01–10–11–11–40–22–21–22–20–11–12–42–12–11–3
FC Halifax Town 4–14–20–22–11–00–01–04–21–10–10–12–05–22–42–10–01–02–40–20–2
Harrogate Town 1–02–10–01–13–12–00–23–02–02–24–11–00–22–22–12–02–10–23–0
Hartlepool United 2–22–02–02–22–33–11–00–22–10–10–12–02–01–31–14–22–1
Maidenhead United 1–11–21–40–40–11–21–14–10–11–22–01–30–11–10–10–01–01–22–32–0
Notts County 2–03–11–20–32–22–13–05–12–00–04–01–02–23–00–01–11–12–01–11–1
Solihull Moors 3–12–11–00–00–22–13–02–13–01–22–10–10–20–12–02–03–03–10–1
Stockport County 2–11–21–13–21–31–02–04–21–00–22–01–15–12–10–11–40–00–41–3
Sutton United 1–12–20–24–02–20–21–22–30–13–11–10–31–10–00–02–06–23–13–2
Torquay United 2–12–04–22–10–32–00–02–30–01–04–21–20–21–51–24–11–00–2
Woking 0–11–33–21–22–11–01–12–20–01–02–12–00–42–01–10–21–11–11–0
Wrexham 0–11–21–12–11–00–13–10–00–01–01–01–12–22–01–21–13–03–3
Yeovil Town 3–22–21–13–11–10–11–02–01–22–21–23–10–01–11–06–23–13–0
Source: National League Results Grid
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.
For upcoming matches, an "a" indicates there is an article about the rivalry between the two participants.

Top scorers

As of matches played 7 March 2020 [12]
RankPlayerClubGoals
1 Scott Quigley Barrow 20
2 Jamie Reid Torquay United 18
Kabongo Tshimanga Boreham Wood
4 Rhys Murphy Yeovil Town 17
John Rooney Barrow
6 Inih Effiong Dover Athletic 16
Jake Hyde Woking
8 Simeon Akinola Barnet 15
Harry Beautyman Sutton United
10 Tyrone Marsh Boreham Wood 14

Monthly awards

Each month the Motorama National League announces their official Player of the Month and Manager of the Month.

MonthPlayer of the MonthClubManager of the MonthClub
August 2019Ben Gerring [13] Woking Alan Dowson [14] Woking
September 2019 John Rooney [15] Barrow Darren Sarll [16] Yeovil Town
October 2019Matt Buse [17] Torquay United Simon Weaver [18] Harrogate Town
November 2019 Jamey Osborne [19] Solihull Moors Ian Evatt [20] Barrow
December 2019 Courtney Duffus [21] Yeovil Town Neal Ardley [22] Notts County
January 2020 Warren Burrell [23] Harrogate Town Pete Wild [24] FC Halifax Town
February 2020 Asa Hall [25] Torquay United Simon Weaver [26] Harrogate Town

National League North

National League North
Season 2019–20
Champions King's Lynn Town
Promoted King's Lynn Town
Altrincham
Relegatednone
2020–21

The National League North consists of 22 teams.

Team changes

Stadia and locations

TeamLocationStadiumCapacity
AFC Telford United Telford New Bucks Head 6,300
Alfreton Town Alfreton North Street 3,600
Altrincham Altrincham Moss Lane 6,085
Blyth Spartans Blyth Croft Park 4,435
Boston United Boston York Street 6,643
Brackley Town Brackley St. James Park3,500
Bradford (Park Avenue) Bradford Horsfall Stadium 3,500
Chester Chester Deva Stadium 6,500
Curzon Ashton Ashton-under-Lyne Tameside Stadium4,000
Darlington Darlington Blackwell Meadows3,300
Farsley Celtic Farsley The Citadel 3,900
Gateshead Gateshead Gateshead International Stadium 11,800
Gloucester City Evesham Jubilee Stadium (groundshare with Evesham United)3,000
Guiseley Guiseley Nethermoor Park 4,200
Hereford Hereford Edgar Street 5,213
Kettering Town Kettering Latimer Park (groundshare with Burton Park Wanderers)2,400
Kidderminster Harriers Kidderminster Aggborough Stadium 6,238
King's Lynn Town King's Lynn The Walks5,733
Leamington Leamington New Windmill Ground2,300
Southport Southport Haig Avenue 6,008
Spennymoor Town Spennymoor The Brewery Field6,000
York City York Bootham Crescent 8,256 [27]

National League North table

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsPPG
1 King's Lynn Town (C, P)3219766339+24642.00Promoted to the National League
2 York City 3419965228+24661.94Qualified for the National League North play-off semi-finals
3 Boston United 3217784632+14581.81
4 Brackley Town 34161266125+36601.76Qualified for the National League North play-off quarter-finals
5 Altrincham (O, P)3316986240+22571.73
6 Chester 3215985838+20541.69
7 Gateshead 31141074731+16521.68
8 Spennymoor Town 34151096345+18551.62
9 Guiseley 33148115241+11501.52
10 Darlington 331461343507481.45
11 Farsley Celtic 34146145045+5481.41
12 Southport 321271340411431.34
13 Alfreton Town 321241648557401.25
14 AFC Telford United 341191451565421.24
15 Kidderminster Harriers 331081539434381.15
16 Hereford 3591214395617391.11
17 Gloucester City 309615395718331.10
18 Leamington 329815395112351.09
19 Kettering Town 3171113364610321.03
20 Curzon Ashton 338101534428341.03
21 Blyth Spartans 336522327846230.70
22 Bradford (Park Avenue) 335523258055200.61
Source: National League official site
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored; 4) Number of matches won; 5) Head-to-head results [11]
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (P) Promoted.

Play-offs

 Quarter-finals  Semi-finals  Final
              
   2 York City 0 
 5 Altrincham 3  5 Altrincham 2  
 6 Chester 2    3 Boston United 0
   5 Altrincham 1
   3 Boston United 5  
 4 Brackley Town 1 (6)  7 Gateshead 3 
 7 Gateshead 1 (7) 

Quarter-finals

19 July 2020 (2020-07-19) Altrincham 3–2 Chester Altrincham
13:30 Hancock Soccerball shade.svg 34'
Durrell Soccerball shade.svg 53' (pen.), 59'
Report Glendon Soccerball shade.svg 63'
Hughes Soccerball shade.svg 80'
Stadium: The J. Davidson Stadium
Attendance: 0

Semi-finals

25 July 2020 York City 0–2 Altrincham York
15:00 Report Hancock Soccerball shade.svg 8'
Peers Soccerball shade.svg 77'
Stadium: Bootham Crescent
Attendance: 0
25 July 2020 Boston United 5–3 Gateshead Boston
17:30 Thewlis Soccerball shade.svg 35' (pen.), 44' (pen.)
Rollins Soccerball shade.svg 62'
Wright Soccerball shade.svg 71', 79'
Report O'Donnell Soccerball shade.svg 20'
Nicholson Soccerball shade.svg 51' (pen.)
Forbes Soccerball shade.svg 85'
Stadium: York Street
Attendance: 0

Final

1 August 2020 (2020-08-01) Boston United 0–1 Altrincham Boston
15:00
Stadium: York Street
Attendance: 0

Results

Home \ Away TEL ALF ALT BLY BOS BRA BRD CHE CUR DAR FAR GAT GLO GUI HER KET KID KLT LEA SOU SPE YOR
AFC Telford United 3–02–24–21–30–11–31–20–20–04–34–13–12–01–31–32–21–1
Alfreton Town 1–13–01–12–44–03–21–22–46–12–00–22–21–02–00–21–3
Altrincham 5–23–23–12–02–11–13–13–01–15–11–11–15–03–04–11–3
Blyth Spartans 3–10–30–10–62–22–10–22–03–31–21–40–11–10–31–40–3
Boston United 1–05–02–01–02–11–10–00–31–12–12–00–31–02–03–1
Brackley Town 1–11–01–05–20–08–01–13–05–10–13–00–01–12–01–11–10–0
Bradford (Park Avenue) 2–32–00–01–21–22–10–20–31–20–53–20–32–30–30–31–10–2
Chester 0–03–01–12–12–32–10–13–02–14–03–14–13–23–34–00–1
Curzon Ashton 2–10–20–10–11–10–45–01–33–14–00–12–00–00–11–11–0
Darlington 2–33–02–12–11–10–12–02–41–12–10–30–03–01–02–02–10–2
Farsley Celtic 1–11–12–02–41–15–02–13–11–10–11–23–20–11–22–10–31–0
Gateshead 3–12–02–33–02–01–12–03–00–31–02–32–00–01–24–20–01–0
Gloucester City 0–11–13–01–02–22–13–10–22–22–10–11–22–3
Guiseley 1–22–41–10–20–11–01–22–02–22–13–01–21–23–03–03–10–0
Hereford 1–01–20–20–01–11–11–12–21–12–10–01–02–11–22–22–22–2
Kettering Town 2–12–10–24–40–24–01–10–01–01–21–10–03–50–20–0
Kidderminster Harriers 0–12–00–11–31–30–11–12–01–12–33–12–42–20–11–10–1
King's Lynn Town 3–22–23–01–00–12–24–12–01–02–20–13–12–10–25–23–01–0
Leamington 0–10–12–02–00–01–13–00–30–03–02–20–23–10–01–02–2
Southport 0–12–12–01–31–03–31–30–01–03–03–21–11–21–24–10–2
Spennymoor Town 3–35–03–25–02–10–03–02–13–11–35–14–01–22–12–22–01–01–4
York City 2–01–02–11–02–14–21–10–10–01–11–21–41–01–13–02–01–1
Updated to match(es) played on 14 March 2020. Source: National League North results grid
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Managerial changes

TeamOutgoing managerManner of departureDate of vacancyPosition in tableIncoming managerDate of appointment
Gateshead Ben Clark Dismissed30 April 2019Pre-seasonDave Dickson19 May 2019
Blyth Spartans Alun Armstrong Signed by Darlington 21 May 2019 Lee Clark 1 June 2019
Gateshead Dave DicksonDismissed31 May 2019 Mike Williamson 11 June 2019
Bradford (Park Avenue) Garry Thompson Dismissed7 August 201924th Marcus Law 8 August 2019
Hereford Marc RichardsDismissed12 August 201913th Russell Slade 29 August 2019
Kidderminster Harriers John Pemberton Resigned27 November 2019 [28] 17th Russell Penn 6 December 2019 [29]

Top scorers

As of matches played 14 March 2020 [12]
RankPlayerClubGoals
1 Adam Marriott King's Lynn Town 28
2Lee Ndlovu Brackley Town 20
3 Akwasi Asante Chester 18
4 Aaron Martin Guiseley 17
Glen Taylor Spennymoor Town
6 Josh March Leamington 16
7 Jordan Burrow York City 15
Adam Campbell Darlington
Amari Morgan-Smith Alfreton Town
10Josh Hancock Altrincham 14
Jordan Hulme Altrincham

Monthly Awards

Each month the Motorama National League announces their official Player of the Month and Manager of the Month.

MonthPlayer of the MonthClubManager of the MonthClub
August 2019Aaron Martin [30] Guiseley Steve Watson [31] York City
September 2019James Armson [32] Brackley Town Adam Lakeland [33] Farsley Celtic
October 2019David Morgan [34] Southport Alun Armstrong [35] Darlington
November 2019 Adam Marriott [36] King's Lynn Town Ian Culverhouse [36] King's Lynn Town
December 2019Lee Ndlovu [37] Brackley Town Paul Holleran [37] Leamington
January 2020Josh Hancock [38] Altrincham Phil Parkinson [38] Altrincham

National League South

National League South
Season 2019–20
Champions Wealdstone
Promoted Wealdstone
Weymouth
Relegatednone
2020–21

The National League South consists of 22 teams.

Team changes

Stadia and locations


Greater London UK location map 2.svg
Locations of the 2019–20 National League South clubs (Greater London)
TeamLocationStadiumCapacity
Bath City Bath (Twerton) Twerton Park 8,840
Billericay Town Billericay New Lodge3,500
Braintree Town Braintree Cressing Road 4,085
Chelmsford City Chelmsford Melbourne Stadium3,019
Chippenham Town Chippenham Hardenhuish Park3,000
Concord Rangers Canvey Island Thames Road3,300
Dartford Dartford Princes Park 4,100
Dorking Wanderers Dorking Meadowbank Stadium2,000
Dulwich Hamlet London (East Dulwich) Champion Hill 3,000
Eastbourne Borough Eastbourne Priory Lane 4,151
Hampton & Richmond Borough London (Hampton)Beveree Stadium3,500
Havant & Waterlooville Havant West Leigh Park5,300
Hemel Hempstead Town Hemel Hempstead Vauxhall Road3,152
Hungerford Town Hungerford Bulpit Lane2,500
Maidstone United Maidstone Gallagher Stadium 4,200
Oxford City Oxford (Marston)Court Place Farm2,000
Slough Town Slough Arbour Park2,000
St Albans City St Albans Clarence Park 4,500
Tonbridge Angels Tonbridge Longmead Stadium 3,000
Wealdstone London (Ruislip) Grosvenor Vale 3,607
Welling United London (Welling) Park View Road 4,000
Weymouth Weymouth Bob Lucas Stadium 6,600

National League South table

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsPPG
1 Wealdstone (C, P)3322476935+34702.12Promoted to the National League
2 Havant & Waterlooville 34191056437+27671.97Qualified for the National League South play-off semi-finals
3 Weymouth (O, P)35171266035+25631.80
4 Bath City 3518985037+13631.80Qualified for the National League South play-off quarter-finals
5 Slough Town 3517995138+13601.71
6 Dartford 34168106046+14561.65
7 Dorking Wanderers 35148135856+2501.43
8 Hampton & Richmond Borough 33145145150+1471.42
9 Maidstone United 33129124844+4451.36
10 Chelmsford City 3411111255561441.29
11 Hemel Hempstead Town 341281436437441.29
12 Welling United 341261638468421.24
13 Oxford City 3411914476013421.24
14 Chippenham Town 3510121339456421.20
15 Tonbridge Angels 31991346548361.16
16 Concord Rangers 321071544484371.16
17 Billericay Town 328131146559371.16
18 Eastbourne Borough 3381411385416381.15
19 Dulwich Hamlet 35910165150+1371.06
20 St Albans City 3591016415413371.06
21 Braintree Town 3510520446723351.00
22 Hungerford Town 338421386426280.85
Source: National League official site
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored; 4) Number of matches won; 5) Head-to-head results [11]
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (P) Promoted.

Play-offs

 Quarter-finals  Semi-finals  Final
              
   2 Havant & Waterlooville 1 
 5 Slough Town 0  6 Dartford 2  
 6 Dartford 3    3 Weymouth 0 (3)
   6 Dartford 0 (0)
   3 Weymouth 3  
 4 Bath City 1  7 Dorking Wanderers 2 
 7 Dorking Wanderers 2 

Quarter-final

19 July 2020 (2020-07-19) Slough Town 0–3 Dartford Slough
13:30 Report Sheringham Soccerball shade.svg 47', 56'
Wanadio Soccerball shade.svg 85'
Stadium: Arbour Park
Attendance: 0
19 July 2020 (2020-07-19) Bath City 1–2 Dorking Wanderers Bath
16:00 Brunt Soccerball shade.svg 80' Report McShane Soccerball shade.svg 6'
Prior Soccerball shade.svg 41'
Stadium: Twerton Park
Attendance: 0

Semi-finals

25 July 2020 (2020-07-25) Havant & Waterlooville 1–2 Dartford Havant
15:00 Ayunga Soccerball shade.svg 14' Report McQueen Soccerball shade.svg 56', 65'Stadium: West Leigh Park
Attendance: 0
25 July 2020 (2020-07-25) Weymouth 3–2 Dorking Wanderers Weymouth
17:30 McQuoid Soccerball shade.svg 3' (pen.)
Anthony Soccerball shade.svg 11'
Odubade Soccerball shade.svg 90+5'
Report McShane Soccerball shade.svg 73'
Buchanan Soccerball shade.svg 85'
Stadium: Bob Lucas Stadium
Attendance: 0

Final

1 August 2020 (2020-08-01) Weymouth 0–0
(3–0 p)
Dartford Weymouth
15:00 Report Stadium: Bob Lucas Stadium
Attendance: 0
Penalties

Results table

Home \ Away BAT BIL BRA CHE CHI CON DAR DOR DUL EAB HAM H&W HEM HUN MAI OXF SLO STA TON WEA WEL WEY
Bath City 2–12–03–23–13–01–03–22–23–02–02–11–11–20–30–00–00–0
Billericay Town 1–12–11–12–21–00–13–01–12–23–23–33–12–11–1
Braintree Town 2–02–31–20–13–22–15–00–43–30–00–31–11–00–10–10–10–41–1
Chelmsford City 1–01–14–13–31–14–02–21–11–14–12–14–12–61–11–31–1
Chippenham Town 1–32–01–22–13–01–50–22–20–02–21–01–10–32–12–11–10–01–0
Concord Rangers 0–14–12–22–10–10–23–35–00–20–03–10–20–12–13–33–0
Dartford 3–22–13–01–10–13–41–02–11–21–11–12–23–02–31–13–00–04–0
Dorking Wanderers 0–04–42–01–02–30–04–00–11–23–11–03–10–23–53–12–22–01–0
Dulwich Hamlet 1–30–16–05–31–12–21–11–21–32–12–30–12–32–10–11–00–12–2
Eastbourne Borough 1–21–10–42–12–20–23–20–34–11–13–01–10–23–32–02–11–1
Hampton & Richmond Borough 0–01–11–02–31–20–33–41–27–12–11–11–22–11–02–01–12–3
Havant & Waterlooville 2–11–30–02–12–16–00–00–02–01–23–11–21–01–22–41–1
Hemel Hempstead Town 2–13–00–32–00–11–01–01–01–11–24–11–11–01–10–30–20–1
Hungerford Town 0–12–01–01–12–20–11–40–10–21–31–31–21–01–21–01–2
Maidstone United 0–22–11–04–10–02–34–10–01–22–21–11–01–14–02–23–11–2
Oxford City 2–21–41–30–30–12–12–13–20–31–23–21–42–13–30–33–20–0
Slough Town 3–23–11–02–11–00–11–13–11–12–00–20–11–10–02–11–01–1
St Albans City 0–10–31–10–02–11–21–11–31–11–32–02–21–00–02–31–21–4
Tonbridge Angels 3–25–11–23–21–03–21–21–30–21–14–42–11–1
Wealdstone 7–03–00–11–03–04–13–12–12–01–43–12–11–02–11–03–11–0
Welling United 0–32–06–21–00–32–10–00–00–12–03–21–03–11–20–14–21–21–3
Weymouth 1–10–03–04–13–03–11–12–22–10–12–15–12–12–00–13–41–0
Updated to match(es) played on 14 March 2020. Source: National League official site
Legend: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Managerial changes

TeamOutgoing managerManner of departureDate of vacancyPosition in tableIncoming managerDate of appointment
Billericay Town Harry WheelerDismissed16 September 20197th Jamie O'Hara 16 September 2019

Notes

  1. The final was played behind closed doors due to the COVID-19 pandemic in the United Kingdom.

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