Posts made in June, 2007

Livin’ The Vida Copa

By on Jun 30, 2007 in Latest | 3 comments

In case you hadn’t noticed (and if you’re in Britain you can almost certainly be forgiven this), the Copa America got under way in Venezuela last week. I’m not sure why the British press ignore this – after all, there’s precious little happening in the football universe at the moment, and the quality of football being played on the...

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Footballers Dressed As Ducks

By on Jun 29, 2007 in Latest | 1 comment

Now then. NOW THEN. I promised you ducks dressed as footballers, and here’s the first two. Can you work out which one was done by me, and which was done by proper artist/cartoonist Little Dotmund? The first correct answer wins an oven ready goose, dressed in a Racing Santander away...

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Hugh Johns

By on Jun 28, 2007 in Latest | 13 comments

I stand to be corrected on this, but unconfirmed reports are stating that the former ITV football commentator Hugh Johns has died at the age of 83. In the 1990s, retrospectives about the history of football on ITV staked a claim that Brian Moore was a behemoth of British sports broadcasting in the same way that Kenneth Wolstenholme and John Motson were for the BBC,...

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As Some Of You May Have Noticed…

By on Jun 28, 2007 in Latest | 1 comment

…This place looks a little bit different today and, more to the point, it doesn’t look quite “right”. I’ve been fiddling about with a new stylesheet and it’s nearly (but not quite) finished. Last night I remembered why I hadn’t touched the look of this place for some considerable time. Anyway, I remain confident that...

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The Times, They Are a-Changin’…

By on Jun 27, 2007 in Latest | 10 comments

I didn’t put anything up on here last night because I was fiddling about doing geeky things. Unforgiveable, I know. I have to say that I’ve never been enormously impressed with Blogger and the templates and CSS, and since I’ve been using WordPress I’ve found that it’s much more intuitive, better to look at and easier on the eye. So,...

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