Monthly Archive: February 2012

Falling Out Of Love With England 16

Falling Out Of Love With England

The last week or so has said a lot about England, the state of the country, its sporting culture and the team that is supposed to represent it on the stage of international football....

The 2012 African Cup Of Nations: The Semi-Finals 1

The 2012 African Cup Of Nations: The Semi-Finals

“Check that’s not Jackie Chan, will you?” after one particularly high challenge in the African Cup of Nations (ACN) semi-finals. Ah yes. Gary O’Reilly was back on Eurosport. And welcome back too. However, the...

Capello Out – Enter The Barwick-O-Tron (Again) 4

Capello Out – Enter The Barwick-O-Tron (Again)

So, Fabio Capello quits as the England national coach. This is, perhaps, unsurprising considering the dog’s abuse that he has taken while leading the national team through an almost flawless qualification campaign, before finding...