ITV’s Football “Coverage”

January 9, 2011 7

I don’t often rant, but I’ve been stewing since last night and I feel I MUST blog something. In the summer, I watched the World Cup, (remember that? It was the one we didn’t turn up at!) Anyway twitter and facebook was awash with comments and one of the trending tags Read More


Stairway 13 40 Years Ago Today

January 2, 2011 1

40 years ago today, 66 people lost their lives at Ibrox at a Glasgow Derby. There is no way I could do justice to this terrible tragedy – but I did want to acknowledge it because I remember as an 8 year old being totally confused how so many people Read More


Vanuatu to Host 2026 World Cup

December 3, 2010 7

After the disappointment of not getting the World Cup, Tony has come up with a little something you may enjoy! Once again England’s hopes of hosting the World Cup were dashed as rank outsiders Vanuatu were the shock choice of FIFA delegates. The tiny Pacific nation, which discovered huge oil Read More


Weekend Controversies

November 2, 2010 6

Baz looks at certain events from the weekend. There were a number of incidents from the weekends matches which I felt were worth discussion: Nani’s goal This was bizarre. Most of us will have a view on this but I thought Kevin Keegan got it about right when he said Read More


View From the South – Support for Referees

August 16, 2010 1

Bazza didn’t make the game this weekend, but has written this observation on the thorny issue of referees! Like many I’m very pleased that we went up to Sunderland, a notoriously difficult place to get any type of positive result from and get a draw especially when we were 2 Read More

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