Monthly Archive: January 2008

Shots In The Dark 0

Shots In The Dark

Last Saturday, Aldershot Town beat local rivals Woking 4-2 at Kingsfield in the FA Trophy, to keep alive their hopes of a double of the Trophy and the Conference championship. They’ve lost just once...

Too Big For The Cup? 7

Too Big For The Cup?

When you’re sitting at your desk, wishing the day away and daydreaming about the football career that you were so cruelly robbed of, what do you think of? Captaining your national team to victory...

Tottenham Hotspur’s Psychological Block 2

Tottenham Hotspur’s Psychological Block

So, I got in from work last night at about 9.00 and switched on the television to watch some of the League Cup semi-final. Spurs were winning 1-0 and were completely outplaying Arsenal in...

Who’s Football Club? 1

Who’s Football Club?

Most of you will probably remember the little bit of investigation that I undertook on the subject of the My Football Club take-over of Ebbsfleet United towards the end of last year. Well, I...

Hatters Off 0

Hatters Off

There is almost certainly a book to be written about the recent travails of Luton Town, which took yet another turn for the strange when they held Liverpool to a draw in the FA...

FA Cup Third Round Review 2

FA Cup Third Round Review

If this year’s FA Cup Third Round has proved anything, it has proved that the supposed gap between the Premier League and the rest is nowhere near as great as many people would have...

Baker & Kelly On Sunday 2

Baker & Kelly On Sunday

I’ll get a full review of this weekend’s FA Cup action on here tomorrow but, for now, you’ll have to make do with another new episode of Baker & Kelly from 2002.

Losing His Grip? 4

Losing His Grip?

There was a time when one could have regarded Alex Ferguson as being “one of us” at the top end of English football. He was the former union shop steward from Govan, the supporter...

FA Cup Third Round Preview 4

FA Cup Third Round Preview

Is it that time of the season again already? The first weekend in January means that, just after the chaos of the Christmas schedule, everyone can relax for a weekend and forget all about...