Posts made in May, 2011

Match Of The Week: Wolverhampton Wanderers 2-3 Blackburn Rovers

By on May 22, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

Survival Sunday, then – a name that was bestowed upon the final day of the season because most issues at the top of the table had been already been resolved. The third class passengers of the Premier League, therefore, have been bumped up to first class. Nature abhors a vacuum and the the last day of the Premier League season wouldn’t be the same without...

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On Footballers And Super-Injunctions

By on May 22, 2011 in Latest | 9 comments

There is a Scottish newspaper which has had a difficult time of it of late, with its circulation having fallen by over one-fifth year on year between February 2010 and February 2011. This may or may not be behind the decision to print a barely censored – so barely that they may as well not have bothered – picture of the Premier League footballer believed...

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The Twohundredpercent Play-Off Jamboree: Luton Town 0-0 AFC Wimbledon (3-4 Pens)

By on May 21, 2011 in Latest, Non-League | 10 comments

So it all comes down to ninety minutes. There can, at least, be little debate that this year’s Blue Square Premier play-off final is being played between the two best teams left in the competition, following Crawley Town’s testosterone-fuelled championship win but, as we pan across the banks of empty seats at Eastlands this afternoon, it is difficult not...

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Unexpected Faces Head The Dutch Top Scorers List

By on May 21, 2011 in European Club Football, Latest | 0 comments

Ajax may won the Eredivisie this season, but the traditional powerhouses of Dutch football were frozen out in the top goalscorers list where, as Luke Edwards explains, the names at the top came from somewhat unexpected sources. Normally, if you were to take a glance at the top scorers in the Eredivisie you would expect see representatives from the big three of Ajax,...

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