“Real football, real fans,” reads the banner at the head of the Football League’s website, but seldom can those words ever rung more hollow than they do this evening.
Yearly Archive: 2013
Events at other clubs have opened up a window of opportunity for Arsenal ahead of the new Premier League season.
Aldershot Town remain close to extinction following the rejection of a CVA put forward by former club directors.
Eight games left, then. And this tournament is toasting nicely.
Simultaneously supine and pompous, the Football League stands accused of killing the spirit of Coventry City.
This Under-20s World Cup has been a genuine joy so far. And if you are able to watch any of the knock-out stages, you should do so.
Farewell to the 2013 Confederations Cup, that dose of methadone for the football junkie which has broken up a summer that might otherwise have been notable for Sky Sports News switching to live coverage of the tumbleweed blowing around the Premier League’s London headquarters.
Ooops. England played well in this tournament. No, they did. And yet…and yet… Anyway, more of them later.
And now only the Football League can save Coventry City from being transplanted miles from home. God help us.
More news from the 2013 Under-20 World Cup, with Mark Murphy.
Here’s Mark Murphy with a round-up of the last day of action in the first two groups from this summer’s Under-20 World Cup.