Posts made in May, 2013

Seven Out Of Seven

By on May 29, 2013 in History, Latest | 0 comments

This morning 200% reaches the grand old age of seven years old, and to mark this not particularly noteworthy milestone I thought I’d dig out seven matches from the past in which one or the other of the two competing teams contrived to score seven goals. As an aside, now seems like as a good a time as any to thank all of the readers of this site, whose interest...

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Walsall’s Possible Sky Blue Black Hole

By on May 27, 2013 in Latest, Politics | 0 comments

A lot has been said about what the effects might be of leaving the Ricoh Arena this summer on Coventry City Football Club, but if they were to decamp to Walsall, what might be the adverse effects on their host club? Tom Lines is uneasy at the idea of the Sky Blues coming to stay. Football club owners have never found it particularly hard to have a negative effect on...

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Bayern Munich Shade The 2013 Champions League Final

By on May 26, 2013 in European Club Football, Latest | 1 comment

With ninety seconds left to play at Wembley Stadium last night the moment came, and when it did it was reminiscent of a Bayern Munich hero of the past. Arjen Robben had already skipped into position between two defenders, and with a swivel of his hips he sent a scuffed shot across the Borussia Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller which trickled agonisingly over...

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The Last Relegation Of The Season?

By on May 26, 2013 in Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

The domestic league season is now all but over, but seasoned watchers of non-league football will already be more than aware that the final whistle at the end of any season seldom means that the league tables of the non-league pyramid are set in stone in any way. This season it is the Premier Division of the Ryman Football League that is the cause of some...

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The Friday Cartoon: Powered By The Hot Air Of Harry Redknapp

The Friday Cartoon: Powered By The Hot Air Of Harry Redknapp

By on May 24, 2013 in Art, Latest | 0 comments

This week’s Friday cartoon features a little known end of season event which is held by the League Managers Association, which may or may not be a result of the fevered imagination of our cartoonist-in-residence, Ed Carter. He insists that this is something that definitely happens at the end of each season but, frankly, I have my doubts. You can see more of...

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