Shit Shot Mungo: S02E22

Shit Shot Mungo: S02E22

The final Mungo of 2009 sees Heart of Clackmannannshire’s Mungo Crackas having spent the last two weeks failing to score a goal, although he has grown a rather natty beard. With the terrorist group The Mungo Front seeming likely to do their worst, however,...
A Tussle With The Tax Man

A Tussle With The Tax Man

So, the realpolitik of overspending has finally come home to roost in the Premier League with the issuance of a winding up order against Portsmouth. Such action by HMRC is hardly surprising. The authorities long since stopped caring too much about what happens to...
2009 – Year Of Missing The Point

2009 – Year Of Missing The Point

Financial and football journalism have long been distant cousins. And since the formation of the Premier League in 1992, that has largely not mattered. This year, however, it has. Give or take a Norman Lamont-inspired week or two during its inaugural season, the...
Chester’s Near Miss

Chester’s Near Miss

The festive period may have come and gone, but the confusing world of the ownership of football clubs continues to rumble on. The recent break has seen developments involving two names that have graced these pages before, Morell Maison and John Batchelor. with mixed...