The Galloping Major


Ian began writing Twohundredpercent in May 2006. He lives in Brighton. He has also written for, amongst others, Pitch Invasion, FC Business Magazine, The Score, When Saturday Comes, Stand Against Modern Football and The Football Supporter. Ian was the first winner of the Socrates Award For Not Being Dead Yet at the 2010 NOPA awards for football bloggers.

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6 Responses

  1. twohundredpercent says:

    And before any of you comment on it… yes, yes, yes, I know it should say “Madrid won 7-3″ rather than “Frankfurt won 7-3″. I was writing this at 8.00 this morning, you know.

  2. matsimpsk says:

    It would be nice to report, at this point, that the FA learned their lesson and overhauled the way that the game was played, coached and organised in this country, but it didn’t happen.


  3. Twohundredpercent says:

    I don’t know who that is that wrote that, but he’s a fucking idiot.

  4. Twohundredpercent says:

    Actually, allow me qualify that by stating that, if half of the claims made there by Arthur Rowe’s son had any substance behind them, England would have won the 1950 World Cup.

  5. Anonymous says:

    Now THAT was funny!

    “My dad invented the beautiful game”


  6. Mat says:

    “My dad invented the beautiful game”

    You don’t think push and run was the precursor to the modern game?

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