Last on MOTD: Don’t mention it

September 25, 2011

MY sister was always the football talent in our family. She once took part in the early stages of the FA Women’s Cup and, on one occasion, I remember her joining me, my dad and a few of his friends for a five-a-side game and being the best player on the pitch by a mile. Read the rest of this entry »


Last on MOTD: Shay Given’s nickname is what?

September 18, 2011

SHAY Given had a bizarre nickname during his Manchester City days. I discovered this a couple of years ago, when I spoke to him and a couple of his team-mates at a children’s ten-pin bowling day in Didsbury organised by the club and the local council. Read the rest of this entry »


Last on MOTD: Adebayor vs Qwop

September 11, 2011

HAVE you ever played Qwop? It’s an internet browser game that has been around for nearly three years, but I was only introduced to it by a friend relatively recently. And it’s both infuriating and addictive. So a bit like Top Gear, really. Read the rest of this entry »


Classic Last on MOTD: The ITV Premiership years

September 4, 2011

FUNNY how hindsight alters perspective. Take, for instance, an episode of The Premiership, ITV’s U2-infested Match of the Day tribute, from February 28, 2004. Read the rest of this entry »