Yearly Archive: 2007

The Runners And Riders 6

The Runners And Riders

Finally, I’ve managed to find a spare hour to write this. First and foremost, I should mention that, in my humble opinion, none of those listed below are capable of winning the World Cup...

Baker & Kelly 0

Baker & Kelly

My much-postponed look at the runners and riders for the vacant England job will follow tomorrow (unless something vitally important happens overnight, which is, frankly, unlikely). For now, here’s a bit more Baker &...

Thank You For The Music 3

Thank You For The Music

It has been a while since we did this, isn’t it? Last weekend, though, I took it upon myself to download 800mb of football songs. My life is one constant social merry-go-round, I can...

Now The Dust Has Settled… 6

Now The Dust Has Settled…

So, McClaren has gone – rumour has it that he didn’t fall on his sword last night and chose to wait to be sacked the next morning for contractual reasons. Since the majority of...

England vs Croatia 24

England vs Croatia

Pre-match: Well, the BBC have managed to upset me already, by playing Labi Siffre’s elegant anti-Apartheid anthem “So Strong” while looking back over their constant close shaves in qualifying for the finals of major...

Bad Omens? 0

Bad Omens?

Well, no matter which way you look at it, there aren’t many, are there? This will be a quickie, ahead of a live commentary of tonight’s match at Wembley. It’s probably not helping much...

Devon Is A Place On Earth 1

Devon Is A Place On Earth

It’s the night of the FA Cup First Round Replays tonight, and at the precise time of writing, all is going to plan. Brighton have scored against Cheltenham Town, and Hereford are winning at...

Baker & Kelly On Monday 0

Baker & Kelly On Monday

A little light relief after all that heavy stuff down there. The third of the last nine or so Baker & Kelly shows from 2002. Show 3

My Football Club Re-Visited 2

My Football Club Re-Visited

It’s funny how writing this blog ebbs and flows (no pun intended). A couple of weeks ago, I was really struggling to find things to put up on here and now I haven’t got...

Keeping The “Dream” Alive 0

Keeping The “Dream” Alive

I’m not a God-fearing man, but this weekend we have at least seen confirmation of the existence of Lucifer, because the only way that the events that unfolded in Tel Aviv last night could...

Austria vs England 0

Austria vs England

As a rule, I quite like international football. I’m not as much of a fan of it as I used to be, but I still quite like it, and find myself more than happy...

Back To The Football 3

Back To The Football

I’d been meaning to get onto this subject all week but, as some of you may had noticed, I have been rather occupied by something else. I’m probably going to give it a rest...

More Questions Than Answers 8

More Questions Than Answers

I’ve been doing a lot of reading today. I felt kind of obliged to – after all, I was criticised in the comments section on here last night for not having done any research...