Bridge and Terry: Not in any way the final word

February 28, 2010

AFTER all the hand-wringing (Pun intended? No.) over John Terry and Wayne Bridge, it’s probably best to leave the final word to this man. Not that it will be the final word…


Last on MOTD: The Lynn Faulds Wood guide to being a linesman

February 28, 2010

POOR Trevor Massey. It’s one thing to be attacked by Neil Warnock. It’s another to be attacked by a corner flag. Read the rest of this entry »

Drained and strained

February 27, 2010

I WOULD like to begin this blog post by making something clear: I had no problems at all with West Brom’s stewards this afternoon. They did not try to prevent me from attending the post-match press conference, they did not jostle me in the corridor and they did not try to attack me as I got in my car to drive home. Read the rest of this entry »


February 25, 2010

A TRIVIA question for you: Can you name the six men who have played Football League games in the 1980s, the 1990s, the 2000s and the 2010s? (The answer is at the bottom of this post.) Read the rest of this entry »

Last on MOTD: Dear Avram

February 21, 2010

Dear Avram,

I hope that you might be able to help me. There’s a boy in my class at school I really like, and I’m not sure what to do about it. Read the rest of this entry »

Just when you thought you’d had your chips

February 21, 2010

DID you know that Keith Chegwin is an ambassador for the British Potato Council? I do now, after picking up a copy of the Express and Echo en route to Stockport County’s game at Exeter. Look.

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Play-off, play on

February 16, 2010

BRINGING in a play-off system for England’s fourth Champions League spot is a great idea. The one drawback? It might kill off the FA Cup. Read the rest of this entry »