Posts Tagged "Queens Park Rangers"

Another Bad Day For Football Managers In West London

By on Nov 23, 2012 in Latest, Opinion | 0 comments

If the sacking of Roberto Di Matteo by Chelsea was surprising yet unsurprising, there can be no doubt over the lack of shock regarding the decision of Queens Park Rangers to sever their ties with Mark Hughes after eleven months in the job this morning. The club lays adrift at the foot of the Premier League table without a win so far, and with a new television deal...

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The 200% Pre-Season Previews: Queens Park Rangers

By on Aug 15, 2012 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

Okay, let’s get this out of the way quickly, before we move onto altogether more relevant matters. Joey Bartons sending off at Manchester City was a pretty stupid piece of behaviour, for which he has been severely punished. There. That wasn’t so bad, was it? Bartons media profile has a tendency to overshadow everything in its wake up these days, but this...

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Match Of The Past: Queens Park Rangers

By on Jul 16, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

We have another six matches from the past this morning, today featuring a club which survived relegation by virtue of results elsewhere.: Queens Park Rangers. QPR have always been a relatively popular choice for the television companies, not least because of the close proximity of Loftus Road to the BBCs Television Centre, although it is worth pointing out that the...

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Has Joey Barton Been Given The Right Ban For The Wrong Reason?

By on May 25, 2012 in Latest, Opinion | 0 comments

The FA has passed down it’s judgement on Joey Barton, and he has been suspended for a total of twelve games for his misdemeanours in the last game of the season against Manchester City. The first four games of the ban cover the sending off for violent conduct, plus an extra game ban for it being Barton’s second sending off of the season – every time a player gets...

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Somehow, Somehow, Somehow… Manchester City Are The Premier League Champions

By on May 13, 2012 in English League Football, Latest | 3 comments

Forty-four years ago, Manchester City broke their record transfer fee and splashed out £60,000 on Francis Lee from Bolton Wanderers. Several months later, they celebrated their first English championship for thirty-one years. At the start of this season, they broke that transfer record again and it was the man whose arrival at The City of Manchester Stadium did...

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