The winner takes it all

September 28, 2008

WE can now say, with a degree of certainty, that Roy Keane’s idea of a hellish night out would be an ABBA concert introduced by Jack Warner with a prawn sandwich buffet. At least, though, the Sunderland manager’s relationship with his own supporters has been well and truly repaired. Read the rest of this entry »


Last on MOTD: Half-a-dozen ghost goals

September 28, 2008

STUART Attwell was the fourth official at the Riverside yesterday. And West Brom striker Ishmael Miller’s response to that was to aim hisĀ best chanceĀ two feet outside the far post. It’s just disrespectful. Read the rest of this entry »

That’ll be another 32p, please

September 24, 2008

IT’S the level of detail in the reports of Sheffield United’s compensation claim against West Ham over That Carlos Tevez Thing which is particularly startling. Read the rest of this entry »

Blame it on Bogdanovic

September 23, 2008

EVERY so often, there’s a survey released which claims the vast majority of Britons are in the wrong job for their personality. I’m beginning to wonder if Alex Bogdanovic is one of them. Read the rest of this entry »

Last on MOTD: Man about the house

September 20, 2008

IT’S a long time since I’ve been to Ewood Park, despite growing up less than 10 miles away. When I last visited, the main stand was about half its current size, and the only place you could buy programmes was from a brick kiosk outside the ground. Read the rest of this entry »

League of surprises

September 20, 2008

I’VE a theory that the Championship springs up so many surprises, it should be sponsored by Cilla Black. Read the rest of this entry »

Goodbye, Respect

September 17, 2008

WHAT’S that disappearing over the horizon faster than a coward in a Western? Ah, that’ll be the Respect initiative. Read the rest of this entry »