Posts made in March, 2007

Tottenham Hotspur 1-2 Chelsea

By on Mar 20, 2007 in Latest | 0 comments

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 when they entertained them at White Hart Lane in a match that many people, beforehand, were calling the championship decider. Spurs were terrible, Everton won 2-1 and...

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Weekend Break

By on Mar 19, 2007 in English League Football | 1 comment

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 the Spurs-Chelsea FA Cup Quarter-Final replay at White Hart Lane tonight, so normal service will be resumed tomorrow evening, with a lavish and expansive...

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Friday Night Football

By on Mar 16, 2007 in Latest | 3 comments

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 to – even if you’ve seen it a million times...

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A Pointless Exercise

By on Mar 15, 2007 in English League Football | 1 comment

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 for simple administrative errors, allowing so many loopholes in the running of the game that clubs can effectively own other clubs and “compete” against...

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Tottenham Hotspur vs SC Braga

By on Mar 14, 2007 in Latest | 11 comments

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 Cup. First up, bit of history: Spurs: Spurs have won three European trophies. Would you believe it? One more than Arsenal, as well. They like telling you that sort of thing in one half of North...

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