Posts made in February, 2010

Chester City Reportedly Sold To The Danes

Chester City Reportedly Sold To The Danes

By on Feb 22, 2010 in Finance, Latest | 12 comments

Chester City, according to widespread reports today, are to be sold to the Danish consortium that expressed their  interest in buying the club a couple of weeks ago. This sale comes less than three days after a meeting of Chester Fans United at which it was made perfectly clear that CFU had a business plan in place to start up a new club when the new one expires....

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A Bad Week At The Office For West Ham United

A Bad Week At The Office For West Ham United

By on Feb 19, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 4 comments

The last few days haven’t been entirely happy ones for West Ham United. Their win against Birmingham City last week lifted them out of the relegation places, but they remain just one point above the drop zone and earned themselves a lot of bad publicity from the decision to ask the entire playing staff of the club to take a twenty-five per cent pay cut this...

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Shit Shot Mungo: S02E29

Shit Shot Mungo: S02E29

By on Feb 18, 2010 in Art, Latest, Mungo | 1 comment

As some of you may recall, last week’s Shit Shot Mungo ended with Mungo McCrackas disappearing into a portal in time and space. In this week’s episode, he finds himself in “Swinging London” in 1967, just in time for an international match between England and Scotland. Well. Quite. Can Mungo save the day for Scotland? Well, I think we all know...

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The Continuing Adventures Of Sulaiman Al-Fahim

The Continuing Adventures Of Sulaiman Al-Fahim

By on Feb 18, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 11 comments

If you were wondering what Portsmouth chairman Sulaiman Al-Fahim was up to during “his” club’s time of ultimate crisis, now we know. He’s in Moscow, “part of an official UAE delegation promoting the chess industry” (chess is an “industry”?). With Siberia not open for its old business, Moscow is about as far away from Portsmouth as any fan could wish Al-Fahim to be....

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