The Final Team of The Weekend Is Confirmed!

By Sam Elliott

The final National League Team of the Weekend has been confirmed - but did we get the selection spot on?

There’s so much to consider when piecing together a side who have performed the best for their clubs on Saturday.

There’s no room for error - and that’s why we make sure we take the best advice possible before announcing the squad of 16 plus the day’s best manager.

We pick the brains of club officials, managers and reporters around the grounds to make sure our team is as close to perfect as possible.

But as well all know football is a game of opinions - we rarely all agree!

So join the debate on twitter @TheNationalLge and let us know if you think we’ve missed someone special.


Joel Dixon


Richard Brindley

Dan Happe
(Leyton Orient)

Matty Brown
(FC Halifax Town)

Elliott Johnson


Paul Rutherford

Ayo Obileye

Stuart Lewis
(Dover Athletic)

John Rooney


Jason Oswell

Luke Molyneux
(Hartlepool United)

Kieran Murtagh (Boreham Wood)
Paul Rutherford (Wrexham)
Sven Karic (Braintree Town)
Luke Coulson (Bromley)
Bernard Mensah (Aldershot)

Manager of the Weekend: Justin Edinburgh (Leyton Orient)
It’s not every day the manager of a team at the top gets this award for drawing at home to a side in the bottom four, but this was no normal weekend for Leyton Orient. Edinburgh kept faith with a squad who failed last season because he knew they had so much more to offer - how right he was.

Where next?

Watch: Saturday’s National League Goals & Highlights! Title wins, play-off wars and relegation battles. The final day of the season has it all.
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