Yearly Archive: 2010

The Premier League 2010/11 Previews Part 13: Newcastle United – Stick Or Twist? 2

The Premier League 2010/11 Previews Part 13: Newcastle United – Stick Or Twist?

Although they’re back in the league where they’ve spent sixteen of the past seventeen seasons this year will be, in a way, a new experience for Newcastle fans. It’ll be the first time – at least in the Premier League era when money has polarised everything – that they’ve been there not as one of the traditional buying clubs who could be expected to go out and waste a few million here and there if they felt they needed to, but as one of the thrift and make-do clubs. A free transfer here, a loan signing there, the odd lower league player of promise – it’s going to be interesting to see how they adapt to it.

Match Of The Week: Stevenage 1-2 Portsmouth 3

Match Of The Week: Stevenage 1-2 Portsmouth

How times change. This time last year, Portsmouth were preparing for the start of the Premier League season. The hints were already out there, that something was desperately, horribly wrong at Fratton Park, but...

Portsmouth Evade The Taxman’s Net 10

Portsmouth Evade The Taxman’s Net

So, Portsmouth won at the High Court yesterday, then. It’s worth taking a moment to consider what that means, exactly. It means that their unsecured debt has been reduced by 80%, and that the...