Monthly Archive: May 2007

…And The Living Is Easy 2

…And The Living Is Easy

Right. Here’s the thing. I hate summers with an odd number in them, and I just know that you do, too. I hate them because, of course, they’re the European Championship and World Cup-free...

Change Colours 16

Change Colours

It is, to all intents and purposes, the end of the football season, and I’ve got something of a dilemma that I wanted to share, or whatever reason, with you lot. In order to...

The Forgotten Football Disaster 6

The Forgotten Football Disaster

Perhaps it’s the extremely close proximity that it had to Heysel. Perhaps it was because it was dwarfed by Hillsborough, just four years later. Perhaps it was just because it occurred at a match...

Survival Of The Fittest 5

Survival Of The Fittest

Most of the leagues in this country have finished now (apart from that certain English league that needs that extra week so that its poor, overworked angels can get a week or two’s break...

Ups & Downs 3

Ups & Downs

There’s only one way to feel about Manchester United’s Premiership victory, isn’t there? And that’s “meh”. One massive corporation has beaten another massive corporation. Well, hurrah. On Saturday afternoon, I watched the West Ham-Bolton...

Too Much Information 4

Too Much Information

God. Sometimes, I really struggle to think of things to put on here. On other nights, though, there’s just too much going on. Tonight, my friends, is one of those nights. Whether it’s Leeds...

A Strong Sense Of Deja Vu 2

A Strong Sense Of Deja Vu

Poof. In a little cloud of smoke, the myths of English footballing supremacy in Europe have been completely undone over the last couple of days. I wouldn’t have wanted it (or, indeed, expected it)...

Muscle & Bromley 2

Muscle & Bromley

Just to clarify, Liverpool aren’t in the European Cup final because they played brilliantly. By the time last night’s match reached extra time, Chelsea had nothing left to give. They were fortunate to get...