Posts made in 2012

Consistency Remains Brendan Rodgers Biggest Challenge

By on Aug 28, 2012 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

At least, we might surmise, the waves of panic might be starting to recede from lapping against the walls of Anfield now. On Sunday afternoon, Liverpool put in about as complete a performance as could have been hoped for considering their wretched start to the season against West Bromwich Albion eight days previously in holding Manchester City to a two-all draw in...

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Coventry City Win The 2012/13 Sack Race

By on Aug 27, 2012 in Finance, Latest | 0 comments

Well, it only ended up taking three matches of the Football League season, but Coventry City became the first club to decide that enough was enough with their manager and, following Saturdays home league draw against Bury at The Ricoh Arena, Andy Thorn will now be twiddling his thumbs on Saturday afternoons until another offer comes along. It is, in some respects,...

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Non-League Videos Of The Week: The FA Cup Preliminary Round

By on Aug 27, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

We’re already at the second round, if you will, of this years FA Cup and last weekend saw clubs join the competition from the fourth tier of the non-league game in the Preliminary Round of the competition, playing for a place in its First Qualifying Round. This afternoon, we have five matches for you from this stage of the competition, starting with a match...

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Match Of The Past: Charlton Athletic

By on Aug 26, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

This week’s matches from the archives of the clubs of the Football League Championship feature Charlton Athletic and six matches from the years between 1982 and 2001. Our first match is a Second Division match from 1982 against Watford, and we follow this up with two matches from the First Division from the 1986/87 season, and against Everton and again against...

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Match Of The Week: The FA Cup – AFC Sudbury 5-0 Ilford

By on Aug 26, 2012 in Latest, Non-League | 0 comments

The earliest rounds of the FA Cup could, for those participating, be considered to have a small amount of nuisance value about them. Clubs seeking to build a little rhythm to their league seasons find that the cup interjects every two or three weeks or so, and those that are successful can find themselves with a backlog of cancelled fixtures that can cause major...

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