Monthly Archive: January 2010

The Last Time That Manchester City Made A Cup Semi-Final… 5

The Last Time That Manchester City Made A Cup Semi-Final…

History, it has been said many times, is written by the victors. It’s a thought that may pass through the heads of some older Manchester City supporters during their League Cup semi-final against Manchester United at The City of Manchester Stadium this evening.

Match Of The Week: Colchester United 0-5 Norwich City 4

Match Of The Week: Colchester United 0-5 Norwich City

There has been bad blood between Colchester United and Norwich City this season, ever since Norwich reacted to being beaten 7-1 at home by them by appointing their manager. Norwich had a chance for revenge yesterday, then, and Colchester’s defenders seemed more than happy to help them.

Liverpool’s Rafael Benitez Conundrum 3

Liverpool’s Rafael Benitez Conundrum

The next four months are going to be very important for Liverpool, and the gambles carry high stakes. Do they change managers now, at high cost, and risk disruption, or do they keep Benitez on board and hope for the best. It’s stick or twist, and the stakes are very high.

Shit Shot Mungo: S02E24 0

Shit Shot Mungo: S02E24

The Goalinator is back at Heart of Clackmannannshire, and this means problems for Mungo McCrackas in this week’s “Shit Shot Mungo”. Mungo is relegated to commentating for the local hospital radio station – although it seems as if his career in broadcasting may be cut short.

The Fall And Rise Of Newport County AFC 12

The Fall And Rise Of Newport County AFC

Newport County went to the wall twenty-one years ago this year. This season, however, they seem likely to get back into the Football Conference – the league that they were in when they collapsed mid-season all those years ago.

Chester City: The Death Rattle – Part 8 11

Chester City: The Death Rattle – Part 8

Chester City continue to lurch from crisis to crisis, and the only realistic action left for the club’s supporters is to boycott the club and form a new one. How much help can they expect from anyone else, though, and can Chester City be evicted from The Deva Stadium.

Forty-Eight Hours To Save Lewes Football Club 6

Forty-Eight Hours To Save Lewes Football Club

Lewes FC of the Blue Square South are back in court on Wednesday, and this time they need to find £48,000 in order to avoid being wound up. It is, yet again, time for their supporters to close their eyes and keep their fingers crossed.

Match Of The Week : Arsenal 2-2 Everton 2

Match Of The Week : Arsenal 2-2 Everton

An icon of American football made his Premier League debut at The Emirates Stadium, and Landon Donovan’s performance gave every indication that he will be a significant acquisition for Everton in the second half of what has, for them, so far been a disappointing season.