Barry Hearn On Administration

Barry Hearn On Administration

Michel Platini, with all of the elegance that one might expect from a man with such a playing career, describes it as “financial doping”. It is, in short, the accumulation of debt to purchase success on the pitch. Some clubs do it as a result of the egos...
10 Must-See Football TV Shows & Films

10 Must-See Football TV Shows & Films

The relationship between football and the box in the corner of your living room is a somewhat complex one. On both the big screen, the game hasn’t particularly well served, in no small part because even all of the drama that can be mustered with the aid of a...

Andy D’Urso, Gillingham & A Man On A Roof

Anybody that has ever had to travel across London during the rush hour will already be aware that embarking on such a journey can be a pretty thankless task. Swollen by commuters from outside of the city it often feels as if the whole place is about to collapse in...
O Hell – Crisis At Leyton Orient?

O Hell – Crisis At Leyton Orient?

It was only last week that we discussed Leyton Orient’s possible mooting of a move from their home at Brisbane Road to Harlow in Essex. It seemed likely at the time that this was an idea that was being, for the want of a better phrase, being run up the flagpole...
Leyton Orient: The Harlow Connection

Leyton Orient: The Harlow Connection

If there is one thing that we can all be reasonably certain about over the next year or two, it’s that a lot of things are going to blamed on the “credit crunch”. More specifically, a lot of things that are nothing to do with the “credit...