Monthly Archive: June 2007

Livin’ The Vida Copa 3

Livin’ The Vida Copa

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...

Footballers Dressed As Ducks 1

Footballers Dressed As Ducks

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...

Hugh Johns 13

Hugh Johns

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...

As Some Of You May Have Noticed… 1

As Some Of You May Have Noticed…

…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...

The Times, They Are a-Changin’… 10

The Times, They Are a-Changin’…

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...

City Of Dreams 1

City Of Dreams

I occasionally feel as if the football world is living in the last days of Rome. The lead piping that drove the Empire mad is being recreated by the strange band of investors that...

A Bridge Over Troubled Water 0

A Bridge Over Troubled Water

As I briefly mentioned last night, in the summer, the “silly season” kicks in. As parliament breaks up for the summer, news desks run out of stories to print, and the assorted hacks start...

Alexi’s Sale 0

Alexi’s Sale

I’m starting to get the feeling that there is a media conspiracy in the media on both sides of the Atlantic to cause antagonism and friction between English football supporters and their American counterparts....