Category Archives: Football

Fun, Farce & Fury: Footgolf Review

What happened when me and a few of the lads sampled Footgolf, an almagamation of football and, er, golf. Continue reading

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The curious case of Terry Hawkridge

Things are looking rosy in the Scunthorpe United garden, but the regression of Terry Hawkridge is casting a shadow. Just what has happened to the Iron winger? Continue reading

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The madness of the play-offs: Carnage on the continent

The Football League Play-Offs provide some of the most exhilarating football matches in the domestic game.  For four teams, the season is decided over a two legged semi-final, and if successfully negotiated, comes down to a single 90-minute slog between the two … Continue reading

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Long Live Ronaldo

Ronaldo was a unique player, and deserves a unique moniker.

Long live O Fenômeno. Continue reading

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Why I hope United send Steve Evans Crawl-ing back into his hole

I hope Manchester United destroy Crawley Town. I really hope they give them a good battering, because Crawley, are a shady club. Continue reading

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Tension, twists and drama as the January transfer window slams shut

The January transfer window has long been castigated by football managers across the country and indeed the continent as being a time for impulse buys and inflated prices. At 11pm last night, the 2011 window slammed shut having provided arguably … Continue reading

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Branching out…

Of late I have been busy penning a couple of articles for different websites and blogs. Today, they have both been published- here are links to both pieces. The first is an article on the blog Ghost Goal. The writers … Continue reading

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The demise of the football commentator

Kenneth Wolstenholme etched his words into the history book with his classic “some people are on the pitch, they think it’s all over… it is now!”

But one of my latest gripes about watching footy on T.V. is the shocking demise of the quality of commentary provided. Continue reading

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Championship Manager Heroes Episode 6: Mads Timm

Mads Timm may have a name that suggests he belongs in a mental asylum, but it was his goalscoring feats on the Championship Manager games that sent opposition players crazy.

Sadly though, Timm’s career never really hit the heights of his fictional self… Continue reading

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Holloway: A Breath of Fresh Air

If Ian Holloway resigns, the Premier League, and indeed football in general, will be a darker place without him. Continue reading

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