Posts Tagged "Southampton"

Match Of The Week: Coventry City 4-1 Southampton

By on Oct 5, 2008 in English League Football | 0 comments

Coventry City and Southampton are, in many respects, two sides of the same coin. They are clubs that became regular components of the top division of English football for many years, arguably punching against their weight. For both of them relegation brought about the end of an era for both clubs from which they haven’t fully recovered. They both managed a...

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In Praise Of… Matthew Le Tissier

By on Aug 27, 2008 in Latest | 9 comments

As I pondered the smoking ruins of England’s match against the Czech Republic last week, my mind turned back to Matthew Le Tissier. Matthew (and it seems somewhat wrong to reduce his first name to the monosyllable of merely “Matt”) was the great lost English talent of the last thirty years in some respects, but in others he fulfilled much that many...

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