Monthly Archive: September 2006

An Incontinent Blatter 0

An Incontinent Blatter

Everyone’s favourite interventionist autocrat has been up to his old tricks again. This time, good old Sepp Blatter has been whining that penalty shootouts are no way to finish a World Cup, and that...

The Under-Achievers 1

The Under-Achievers

It’s six weeks since the new season started, and I have to say that the sunny optimism has worn off. A fourth defeat in a row (albeit a very unfortunate one) yesterday means that...

On The Hour, Every Hour 1

On The Hour, Every Hour

I’m starting to think that I may be a curse on some of these managers. Earlier on in the season, I took a little time to have a look at how Niall Quinn was...

All Bunged Up 0

All Bunged Up

Due to my shift patterns at work, I’ve not been able to update this week, when I had intended to. I had hoped to round up all of last weekend’s excitement and a quick...

Dirty, Dirty Leeds 1

Dirty, Dirty Leeds

Tonight at Elland Road, Leeds United play Sunderland in the Championship (for the sake of avoiding confusion, I will be reverting to these competitions current names, rather than using their old ones). It is,...

A Little Bit Of Perspective? 1

A Little Bit Of Perspective?

An interesting weekend’s football, but everything was put into perspective by events further down the football ladder. More of that later. In the Premiership, Everton recorded their biggest win against Liverpool since 1964. It’s...

The Weekly Round-Up 1

The Weekly Round-Up

First of all, if there’s anybody left that actually still bothers to read this, please accept my apologies for not having updated this since Tuesday. I could have made all manner of excuses about...

Star Wars 2

Star Wars

So, William said that if he was selected for Chelsea, he’d score an own goal. Chelsea were outraged, and included him as part of the deal to sign Ashley Cole. And so it is...

Andorra And Out 1

Andorra And Out

To those of you that say that there are no competitive matches at international level anymore… God. Although it was a terrible performance from Andorra, I suppose you could argue that it was a...

Oxford United 2-1 St Albans City 0

Oxford United 2-1 St Albans City

Well, we a great day out, at least. It was something of an ill-advised idea, really, taking half a day off work and getting the train from Brighton to Oxford, whilst filling ourselves with...