Posts Tagged "Bolton Wanderers"

Celtic & Rangers Frozen Out Of The Premier League

By on Nov 12, 2009 in English League Football, Latest, Scottish Football | 5 comments

Phil Gartside’s plan to revolutionise the Premier League (any personal gain from which to him or his club Bolton Wanderers would, of course, be entirely coincidental) has failed, for now. The issue of relegation from Premier League Two can be stored away for another day (in December 2010, to be precise), and Bolton Wanderers can get on with the small matter of...

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Be Prepared For The Worst Football Kit Designs Ever

By on Jun 24, 2009 in Latest, Opinion | 7 comments

Criticism of Newcastle United has long since passed from being some form of sport into being a sadistic ritual, but their new change kit for next season is surely worthy of some comment. The two-tone yellow striped number from Adidas has already been described as “custard and cream with yellow shorts” (When Saturday Comes), “the worst football...

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Welcome To The Cheap Seats, Apparently

By on May 22, 2009 in English League Football, Latest | 3 comments

Hold the front back page! Everything you understood about the cost of watching Premier League football was wrong! It must be! Richard Scudamore said so! Well, not quite. The chief executive of the Premier League, who has been mercifully quiet since he proposed the Premier League’s version of colonisation – Game 39 – last year, was interviewed on...

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Phil Gartside, The Old Firm & The Premier League

By on Apr 20, 2009 in English League Football | 8 comments

Summer is coming, the evenings are getting longer and some football chairmen are giving every impression of having too much time on their hands already. This week’s insane plan comes from a repeat offender – the Bolton Wanderers chairman Phil Gartside. Gartside, you may remember, was shot down in flames last year over his brilliant idea to introduce a...

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