Sense & Ineligibility

I have no great intention of turning this into an AFC Wimbledon blog, but something has come to my attention which warrants a follow-up to my match report from the other night. As you may recall, I mentioned that AFCW have had a rather splendid run in the FA Trophy,...

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...

Worthing 1-1 AFC Wimbledon

Imagine, if you will, that you’ve been watching the same team for years and years. Suddenly, and out of the blue, your team is taken over by a “business consortium”, which decides that the part of the country that your club and you are from...

Killing The Golden Goose

It’s not often that something that happens on the terraces ever gets discussed on “Match Of The Day” these days, unless it’s a fat Geordie without his replica shirt on. These days, fans are little more than consumers – paying extras who...

The American Dream

Let’s get one thing absolutely clear before we even start – the transfer of David Beckham from Real Madrid to LA Galaxy at the end of this season is approximately 10% about football, and 90% about image rights, marketing and those other twenty-first...