Posts made in 2012

The Murphs: The Most Important End Of Year Awards… Of That Name

By on Dec 31, 2012 in Latest, Opinion | 1 comment

The “even if Lionel Messi wasn’t the best player of 2012 as a whole, Andres Iniesta didn’t quite do enough and we’re not giving an award to that preening prick Cristiano bloody Ronaldo” player-of-the-year award: LIONEL MESSI. If Cristiano Ronaldo feels hard done to by missing out on the World Player of the Year award again this year, it will, of course, partly be...

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Non-League Videos Of The Week: A Boxing Day Special

By on Dec 30, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

The inclement weather did for a sizable proportion of the non-league schedule over the last week or so, but we’ve managed to bring together no less than eight matches from last week’s Boxing Day fixtures this evening, including three from the Blue Square Bet South. First up is the match from the Blue Square Bet Premier between Nuneaton Town and Tamworth,...

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Sunderland, Seating, Persistent Standing & Safe Standing

By on Dec 29, 2012 in Latest, Politics | 4 comments

One debate within football which has started to pick up pace over the last few months or so has been that concerning the return of safe standing to top level matches in England. Several clubs have already expressed an interest in trialling safe standing areas in grounds, and this week has, perhaps, seen a story emerge from Sunderland which demonstrates why it would...

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Match Of The Past: Crawley Town

By on Dec 28, 2012 in Latest, Video | 2 comments

We continue our series of archive matches off the clubs of Football League One this evening with Crawley Town. For obvious reasons, finding videos of Crawley Town matches which go back a long way can be a little bit of a challenge, but we do have six videos featuring the second Football League club in Sussex. First up is a compilation of goals which features thirty...

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