Monthly Archive: March 2007

Gold Leaf 0

Gold Leaf

Once upon a time, the sort of fixture seen on the programme cover on the left was not uncommon. On their various forays into Europe, Wolves took on the likes of Porto, Barcelona, Rangers...

Acting Like A Deva 0

Acting Like A Deva

Troubling news reaches me from the depths of League Two, where Chester City, whose supporters have, in recent years, been amongst the most put-upon in English football, may yet have a new crisis to...

Three Out Of Four Aint Bad 1

Three Out Of Four Aint Bad

After a week of profound dullness in the Champions League during the week, it was a relief to get back to some proper cup football this weekend. There have been plenty of reasons to...

QPR vs Middlesbrough 2

QPR vs Middlesbrough

I’m preparing a lengthy diatribe on the subject of plastic pitches at the moment (now, something to look forward to), so, in lieu of having much to add on top of my earlier FA...

Pieces Of Eight 2

Pieces Of Eight

On the morning of the FA Cup fifth round, I realised that I had completely forgotten to put up any sort of preview, so I sorted one out about ten minutes about five minutes...

We Aren’t The Champions 3

We Aren’t The Champions

My thoughts on the Champions League have been fairly clearly expressed on here before, I would have said, but I have been slowly sucked into this year’s competition – possibly through osmosis. Partly it’s...

The Dukes Of Kent 1

The Dukes Of Kent

There are all sorts of squawkings coming from all over the place at tonight’s Champions League matches – from what I can gather, Manchester United are through, Arsenal (pffft) are out, and Real Madrid...

Fight Fight Fight Fight Fight! 6

Fight Fight Fight Fight Fight!

Just a quickie this morning. For those of you that didn’t see it last night, there was a magnificent fight at last night’s Champions League match at the Mestalla, between Valencia and Inter. I...

A Liitle Bit Of Faith Restored 1

A Liitle Bit Of Faith Restored

Well, I’ve got another busy week ahead (and, for those amongst you that stop by here frequently, I’m working the dreaded late shift this week, so posts will usually be up here either very...

Whitehawk 0-1 Truro City 1

Whitehawk 0-1 Truro City

A cold, blustery afternoon on the edge of the Downs, and a match that was forgettable on the pitch, and all too unforgettable for what took place on (what passed for) the terraces. With...

Today Is Saturday, Watch And Smile 1

Today Is Saturday, Watch And Smile

It’s probably wrong to be getting excited about going to see an FA Vase Quarter Final between two teams you’ve never heard of, isn’t it? In spite if this, I am looking forward to...

Mid-Season Ennui 0

Mid-Season Ennui

Well, good news for those of you that have stumbled here randomly, in a feverish search of TV theme tunes. The issue over my domain name has been resolved, and they should be back...