Monthly Archive: March 2007

Death Of The Season 0

Death Of The Season

I’d be feeling depressed about it all it I was only interested in the big competitions. We’re not even into April yet, and already we’re looking at the distinct possibility of Chelsea and Manchester...

Why I Hope England Will Lose On Saturday 5

Why I Hope England Will Lose On Saturday

If you believed half of what you read in the media, you’d think that Saturday’s European Championship Qualifier between England and Israel in Tel Aviv was the most important match in England’s history. It’s...

Tottenham Hotspur 1-2 Chelsea 0

Tottenham Hotspur 1-2 Chelsea

I think I’ve pin-pointed the exact moment at which Spurs ceased to be one of the biggest clubs in English football. In April 1985, Spurs were three points behind Everton in the First Division...

Weekend Break 1

Weekend Break

Sorry for the brief hiatus to proceedings on here over the weekend. Suffice to say that there was booze involved. Under normal circumstances, everything would return to normal this evening, but I’m off to...

Friday Night Football 3

Friday Night Football

I’ve had too much booze to be able to say anything very coherent tonight, so sit back and wallow in the opulence that is Brazil at the 1970 World Cup. You know you want...

A Pointless Exercise 1

A Pointless Exercise

Every once in a while, you stop and idly wonder what planet the people that are in charge of running our game are living on. Whether it’s slapping punative and disproportionate punishments on teams...

Tottenham Hotspur vs SC Braga 11

Tottenham Hotspur vs SC Braga

Good evening, boys and girls. For those of you without the joys of being able to watch it in your living rooms, it’s Spurs vs SC Braga in the last 16 of the UEFA...

A Quick Reminder… 1

A Quick Reminder…

…to any Liverpool fans still crowing about their “achievement” in reaching the quarter-finals of the Champions League. This season’s team (or, indeed, even the one that won the damn thing in 2005) is not...