Posts made in August, 2010

Mungo S03E04

Mungo S03E04

By on Aug 26, 2010 in Art, Latest, Mungo | 0 comments

Mungo time again.  This week, our heroes bounce back from their opening day disappointment with a corporate gig at a dairy farm.  Peril, inevitably, ensues.  Fans of teams who have had a stuttering start to the new campaign may be able to take heart at the knowledge that there are worse things in life than losing football matches.  And one of them might be a field...

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Steve Evans: Football Manager. Convicted Criminal.

Steve Evans: Football Manager. Convicted Criminal.

By on Aug 25, 2010 in Latest, Non-League | 53 comments

At Broadfield Stadium last night, Crawley Town beat Bath City in the Blue Square Premier to move up to seventh place in the table after four matches. A crowd of 1,252 people turned out to watch it – hardly, one might think, a ringing endorsement of the “Project Promotion” that the club has put in place since new owners decided that money was no...

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East Fife: New New Bayview?

East Fife: New New Bayview?

By on Aug 25, 2010 in Latest, Scottish Football | 3 comments

It’s only a dozen years since East Fife moved grounds, from their old home at Bayview to the imaginatively-named New Bayview. But last week Radio Scotland broke the news that they are considering another move, to another purpose-built stadium a mile away. I’ve got to say, my initial reaction was positive, not just because of the talk of more and better...

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Getting The Hang Of Football On The Internet

Getting The Hang Of Football On The Internet

By on Aug 24, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 4 comments

In no small part, the print media and the film and music industries both made the same mistake with the arrival of the internet. They both reacted to slowly at first to the new technology and both are repenting their tardiness at their leisure. The print media have been unable – yet – to find a method that successfully been able raise revenue from the...

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Sheffield Wednesday Wait & Wait

Sheffield Wednesday Wait & Wait

By on Aug 24, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 5 comments

If Sheffield Wednesday ever want to get back to the Premier League, I suppose it makes sense to start acting like a Premier League club, and an established one at that. Unfortunately for long-long-suffering Wednesday-ites, their club seem to have chosen Liverpool as their role model this summer. Worst season in years? Check. Interminable takeover saga? Check....

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