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One of the best…

January 21, 2013


…football chants. “He sh*ts when he wants! He sh*ts when he wants! He’s Jason Puncheon! He sh*ts when he wants!” Bravo Southampton fans, bravo!

Michael Johnson: From future star to free transfer

January 15, 2013


I stumbled across a story today which has received very little mainstream media coverage other than a few, short posts on various sport sections of websites across the internet.  To be quite honest, it’s a sad story for football as a promising, English midfielder falls out of the professional game with little more than a whimper.

Bradford City Dare to dream…

January 9, 2013


Bradford City once again upset all the odds last night as they pulled off a spectacular 3-1 victory in their League Cup semi final first leg tie against Aston Villa. There was an electric atmosphere around Valley Parade similar to that against Arsenal as the fans sang their hearts out in support of the players.  […]

Chelsea ‘regret’ handling of Clattenburg case

November 29, 2012


On Tuesday 27th November, Chelsea Football Club released a statement which detailed their ‘regret’ over the handling of their accusations against referee, Mark Clattenburg. Whom Chelsea claimed had racially abused John Obi Mikel. The clubs statement came on the back of the Football Association announcing that Clattenburg had no case to answer and was officially […]

Roy Hodgson’s England selections?

November 12, 2012


Throughout his reign as England Manager, Roy Hodgson has not been shy when it has come to selecting players for his squad. His most recent surprise call up came for Everton midfielder Leon Osman who is in the squad to face Sweden on Wednesday 14th November. I admire Hodgson’s approach to the squad selection as […]

A blistering first week in the Premier League!

August 21, 2012


After a fantastic first week on the return of the Barclays Premier League, I can safely say the football on show did not disappoint!  There was a number of surprising results that really did herald the return of the greatest league in the world.  Personally, I was looking forward to a number of big clashes this […]

Premier League Preview 2012/2013

August 15, 2012


As the 2012/13 Barclays Premier League season is literally just around the corner, I offer my thoughts and predictions on the upcoming campaign… So, obviously after the unpredictability and sheer excitement of the previous season, the first question to answer is “Can football fans expect something similar this year?” For me, the answer is a […]