Monthly Archive: April 2007

Points Mean Prizes 3

Points Mean Prizes

Depending on your view of West Ham United, the FA’s decision to fine them £5.5m is either a rare case of them calling a disciplinary decision correctly or they fudged it to avoid making...

Marching Down Together 3

Marching Down Together

There is still a chance that they can stay up. If Leeds United can beat Derby County by eight goals next Sunday and Hull City lose their match, it will be the team from...

A Public Service Announcement 3

A Public Service Announcement

As you may have noticed, I have been writing about football here for almost twelve months. To allow myself a creative outlet for my passion for television, I’ve started a new blog to run...

Buying And Selling, Buying And Selling… 0

Buying And Selling, Buying And Selling…

One of the abiding talking points of this football season has been the cost of it all. Whether it’s Premiership clubs seeing more and more empty seats at their matches, the possibility of even...

Must Try Harder 1

Must Try Harder

Having reached the half-way point in the European Cup semi-finals (because, let’s face it, it is a cup rather than a league now, and anyone that tells you any differently is being frankly delusional),...

Great Balls Of Fire 1

Great Balls Of Fire

This Saturday, the flags at several English football clubs will be flying at half-mast to mourn the passing of Alan Ball, at the age of just 61. Ball, the youngest member of the English...

Going Up? Staying Down? 1

Going Up? Staying Down?

If you disregard the top of the Premiership, which has been almost completely predictable for the whole of the season, this has been a brilliant season, with issues at the top and bottom of...