Posts made in April, 2012

The Decline Of Match Of The Day

By on Apr 30, 2012 in Latest, Opinion | 11 comments

Viewers of the BBC’s flagship football programme Match Of The Day were treated to a somewhat extraordinary sight last weekend when presenter Gary Lineker launched into a somewhat bizarre impersonation of the Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger complaining about refereeing decisions going against his team during their match earlier that day against Stoke City. Whilst...

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Mungo S04E09

Mungo S04E09

By on Apr 30, 2012 in Art, Latest, Mungo | 1 comment

As the seasons change and the roosters will rise and fall, so the Mungo season finale must finally come to all men. Twohundredpercent raises a hearty and particularly jaunty-looking titfer in the direction of David Squires, whose Herculean efforts kept Mungo alive and better than ever before for the past nine months. However, our hero finds himself in a rather...

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The Return Of The Saints: Southampton’s Rapid Ascent To The Premier League

By on Apr 30, 2012 in English League Football, Latest | 8 comments

If there was any hint of tension in the air at St Mary’s Stadium on Saturday lunchtime, it didn’t hang around for very long. It took them a little under sixteen minutes for Adam Lallana to give Southampton the lead against a Coventry City that had already been relegated from the Championship with room to spare, and the final tally was a 4-0 rout which...

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Non-League Videos Of The Week: 29/04/2012

By on Apr 29, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

This weekend saw the end of the normal season for many of the leagues below the Football League and the beginning of the play-offs in some. This weekend, we’re going to have a look at a few of the outstanding issues at the top and bottom of the leagues, starting in the Blue Square Bet South, where a Sutton United side jostling for the best position possible in...

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Roy Hodgson… England Manager?

By on Apr 29, 2012 in International Football, Latest | 8 comments

The timing was just right for tomorrow morning’s newspapers, but the name isn’t the one that most had expected to see at the top of their short-list. Earlier this evening, a statement appeared on the Football Association’s website confirming that they have made a formal approach to West Bromwich Albion to speak to Roy Hodgson over the position...

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