Newsround! (Part Two)

Now, I’m not after your sympathy much here, but Thursday nights are a pretty difficult night for me to write on here. It’s a bit too far removed from the Tuesday night matches, but still a little bit too far from Saturday to be able to offer a relevant precis to what has been going on (not that it has stopped me in the past, of course). So, this evening, in handy bite-sized chunks, is a quick round-up of everything that has been going on over the last few days or so. Well, some of it. Jose Mourinho Has A Massive Strop: Really, I don’t really care very much about this, and have been studiously avoiding the matter, but it would appear that the Portuguese Man O’ War (I’m scribbling that down to re-use for a title soon) used his match programme notes launch a thinly-veiled attack on Roman Abramovich, for not giving him (you guessed it) enough money to spend in the January transfer window. Now, I know that he’s playing to the Stamford Bridge gallery, and trying to win over sympathy ahead of what promises to be a simply thrilling PR battle between them, but it’s difficult to have much sympathy for the man that has had a gazillion pounds to spend on his team, and looks like not winning the Premiership this season. The point is...

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