Monthly Archive: July 2009

Manchester City & The Big Four 9

Manchester City & The Big Four

The cross-Manchester transfer of Carlos Tevez continues a summer of insane spending by the blue half of the city. It’s not necessarily over yet, either. They remain on the tail of John Terry and...

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John Hartson

That retirement comes at such a young age is one of the curious contradictions of football. No sooner has a professional player reached his prime than he is sliding down the other side of...

Canada & The 1986 World Cup 15

Canada & The 1986 World Cup

You wouldn’t know it from the absolute lack of media coverage in the UK, but the CONCACAF Gold Cup – North & Central America’s equivalent of the European Championships – is currently being played...

Southampton Pulled From The Fire 8

Southampton Pulled From The Fire

At last, a bit of welcome news in this disastrous summer for English football. Southampton found a last minute buyer earlier this week, and they are making the right noises about how they intend...

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Shit Shot Mungo: Holiday Special 6

It’s time, then, for your weekly dose of Mungo. With The Clackers back in training for the new season (rumours have already reached us of eighty mile training runs and Pin The Tail On...