Posts by Ian

The Madness Of Leeds United Takes Several New Twists

The Madness Of Leeds United Takes Several New Twists

By on Feb 1, 2014 in Latest | 2 comments

Well, at least the supporters of Leeds United can take a crumb of comfort from the fact that, after twenty-four hours that has been their club become the laughing stock of the entire Football League, they have a team and a support of which they can till be proud. At Elland Road this afternoon, a crowd of more than 31,000 people saw Leeds put Huddersfield Town to the...

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Tuesday Night Live! (An Experiment In Live-Blogging)

Tuesday Night Live! (An Experiment In Live-Blogging)

By on Jan 28, 2014 in Latest, Live | 2 comments

Oh, hello. With the World Cup finals coming up in five months time, we’ve been discussing coverage of it over the last few days and one of the ideas that has sprung to mind has been live-blogging it all. Fortunately, WordPress has a plug-in which allows this to be done with the greatest of ease (or so they claim), so I thought we’d give it a test drive...

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What On Earth Is Going Wrong At Bristol Rovers?

What On Earth Is Going Wrong At Bristol Rovers?

By on Jan 28, 2014 in Finance, Latest | 3 comments

With Bristol City near the foot of League One and Bristol Rovers only four points from the relegation places in League Two, this hasn’t been the greatest of seasons for the conurbation of Greater Bristol. Here’s our West of England correspondent Irene Goodnight – see what I did there? – to bring us up to speed with what may or may not have...

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Goole AFC Captain Karl Colley’s Afternoon Of Folly

Goole AFC Captain Karl Colley’s Afternoon Of Folly

By on Jan 27, 2014 in Latest, Non-League | 0 comments

The vast majority of non-league football clubs – it might even be argued all of them – spend their lives at some distance from the glare of the national media, and when one does make national headlines, it’s as likely as not that it will not be a story that said club would not want to be in the limelight for. So it was over the weekend for Goole...

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