Posts by Ian

Think Before You Drink Before You Tweet

By on Mar 27, 2012 in Latest, Opinion | 3 comments

The morning after Fabrice Muamba collapsed on the pitch at White Hart Lane during the FA Cup match between Tottenham Hotspur and Bolton Wanderers, we noted on the subject of one individual that had been arrested with regard to comments made on the social networking website Twitter that, “Should he end up kicked out of university and with a criminal record at a...

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Non-League Videos Of The Week: 25-03-12

By on Mar 25, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

Promotion, relegation and Wembley are very much on our minds for this week’s Non-League Videos Of The Week, which feature matches from the Blue Square Premier, the Blue Square South, the FA Vase and the North West Counties Football League Challenge Cup. Things are tight at the bottom of the Blue Square Premier table. Whilst there is a gap between the bottom...

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The Welcome Return Of The Crouchasaurus

By on Mar 25, 2012 in English League Football, Latest | 5 comments

Fifty-eight minutes of largely uninspiring football had been played when, quite out of the blue, we witnessed one of the greatest moments of this Premier League season, and all from the most unexpected of sources. It could be argued that there was something defiantly Stoke City about Peter Crouch’s goal against Manchester City last night. The ball didn’t...

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European Door Slams Shut for Welsh Exiles

By on Mar 25, 2012 in Latest, Welsh Football | 0 comments

Last week, UEFA’s executive committee met the Football Association of Wales. They discussed the proposal to allow Welsh clubs playing in the English pyramid system to qualify for European competition through the Welsh Cup. If successful, the FAW would have succeeded in their attempt to raise the profile of the Welsh Cup by making it  more attractive to the...

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