Monthly Archive: April 2007

Down In The Dumps 4

Down In The Dumps

Just a couple of weeks to go of the domestic season now, and it’s all very exciting in all five divisions. I’m going to skip over the Premiership for now (because, let’s face it,...

10 Random Commentators 7

10 Random Commentators

It’s Thursday night. That barren night of the week, when the world gets on with other things (UEFA Cup and MSL asides), so here’s a random list for you all to get your teeth...

Poles Apart 0

Poles Apart

There have been many people that have viewed the appointment of Michel Platini as the head of UEFA as a bad decision, and I can kind of see their point. The rich are getting...

Pride Of London? 4

Pride Of London?

With a swoosh of his cloak, and a church organ almost certainly playing in the background, David Dein left the Emirates Stadium for the last time today. At least, the last time for now....

Rockingham Rolling 0

Rockingham Rolling

Right. Imagine the scenario: you’re the chairman of a football club, and there are two games to go of the season. Your team is second in the League, with only one automatic promotion place...

If You Think That Things Are Bad Now… 2

If You Think That Things Are Bad Now…

I’ve pointed out on here before that Premiership managers seem to be getting more and more opinionated on matters that, frankly, don’t concern them. A few weeks ago, Rafael Benitez inspired my ire for...

Yawn 1

Yawn

You like to think that it’s just eleven men against eleven, that anything could happen and probably will, as the old tag-line used to have it. That’s not really how it works, though, is...

Five FA Cup Semi-Finals 0

Five FA Cup Semi-Finals

The MLS will have to wait. It’s FA Cup Weekend again! You don’t need me to tell you that at least one of this year’s semi-finals is more or less a done deal. The...