FA Cup: I Miss The 3pm Kick Off

Saturday I will sit down at 5.15pm and watch the Kick Off of this years FA Cup Final between Chelsea and Manchester United. I will be watching solely because ‘my …

Beautiful Game (Not)

So the Beautiful Games (aka football) has kicked of its show piece event, the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Now beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but for …

FA Cup: Then and Now

What a huge day for Hull City aka The Tigers, as they take on the Arsenal aka The Gunners at Wembley this afternoon in the FA Cup final. Kick Off …

What Hodgson Should Do Next

No surprises and no complaints. The English management made the best of a bad job, and for once the players looked like they wanted to play for their country. We …

Why do UEFA bother with fines?

So Germany have been fined again as Uefa fine the German Football Association 25,000€ for the “improper conduct” of fans in the 2-1 win over Denmark. Does anybody think they …

FA Cup Final

Am struggling to remember ever having so much apathy towards the FA Cup Final. In previous years it has been easy to support my own team (Man Utd), the underdog …

Football Madness

Watching Man Utd v Blackburn commentator just said that if Man Utd win the league Blackburn get an additional £2m for Phil Jones who they sold to Man Utd. ShareTweetShare0 …

Rooney Red Card

So Rooney has been banned for three games for what the FA deem to be an assault. Really, an assault! Maybe they should spend an evening on Moss Side or …

Spain Win ….. Again

So Spain, the current European and World champions at football have won the Under 21 Championship. In the meantime England failed to get through the group stages. I suppose that …

Back in Training – Stage 2

I am knackered! Well my legs are anyway, and I am so happy about it – honest!!! Yesterday morning I played my first game of football in about 15 years …