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Hodgson pushes his luck at Euros

The British public can try all sorts of things to enhance their luck; a horseshoe, ‘lucky’ underwear, and clover leaves to name but a few. But what it all comes down to is a..

June 21, 2016 with 0 Comments

Who exactly will France face tonight?

Euro 2016 finally kicks off this evening as France face Romania. As we watch the tournament opener we will all be well acquainted with the French team, however you could be..

June 10, 2016 with 0 Comments

Shock defeat to Georgia leaves Spanish fans fearing the worst

The Spanish side arrived for their final Euro 2016 warm up game against Georgia in Madrid confident of securing one final confidence boost before the tournament kicks off on..

June 8, 2016 with 0 Comments

Roma legend Francesco Totti signs new contract

After months of speculation Francesco Totti has signed a new one-year-deal with Roma and in doing so has confirmed that he will end his career with the club. The 39-year-old has..

June 8, 2016 with 0 Comments

Players to look out for in Copa America Centenario

Could Hernandez help Mexico to their third Copa America title? 100 years after the competition first began, Copa America will be held outside of South America for the first ever..

June 3, 2016 with 0 Comments

Lassana Diarra handed huge fine

Lassana Diarra has been ordered to pay an eye watering £6.8 million to his former club Lokomotive Moscow after it was deemed that he had breached his contract by leaving the..

May 31, 2016 with 0 Comments

Seven Year Old writes brilliant application to become new Inverness manager

Following the departure of John Hughes, seven-year-old Inverness fan Ewen Mackenzie decided to throw his name into the hat for the managerial post. Hughes wrote a fantastic..

May 27, 2016 with 0 Comments

Emotional speech from manager spurs Toulouse on to avoid the Ligue 1 drop

Toulouse went into the final game of the season last weekend needing a dramatic turn of results avoid relegation from Ligue 1. The Southern French side had experienced a..

May 20, 2016 with 0 Comments
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Celebrity Fans

By Kevin Halls When I was a young lad in the 60s I attended a match at Highfield Road, the home ground of my team Coventry City, with my dad to watch them play Huddersfield Town..

June 8, 2016 with 0 Comments

And We Still “Love It!”

  By Jonny Brick Can it really have been two entire decades ago? Anyone aged 25 and above will know instantly that the phrase ‘love it’ is indelibly associated with a..

June 8, 2016 with 0 Comments

Supporting the Supporters

By Ross Keen It was the darkest November night and the coldest anyone has ever been. I was 6 years old and as me, my Dad and my Grandad walked the seemingly never ending walk down..

June 8, 2016 with 0 Comments

Championship Class

By Tom Heslop The Championship has a reputation for being a battleground – and former Wolves and Burnley striker Chris Iwelumo knows just how tough it is. The Scotland..

June 2, 2016 with 0 Comments

The fight for fair prices

By Jonathan Cowley Ticket prices.  A topic that has been a hot source of debate in recent years.  It got a whole lot hotter back in February of last year when the Premier League..

May 31, 2016 with 0 Comments

Football’s Room 101

By Kevin Halls  I enjoy watching Room 101 on television. The programme, hosted by comic and well-known West Brom fan Frank Skinner, gives celebrities the chance to get rid of..

May 27, 2016 with 0 Comments

How will Guardiola’s City look

By Ged Barnes  When Manchester City announced earlier in the year that Pep Guardiola would be the man in charge for the 2016/17 campaign, it was greeted by joyous outbursts from..

May 27, 2016 with 0 Comments

The magnificent obsession

By Ally McKenzie It has recently struck me that my relationship with football is no longer infatuation but a full blown obsession that there is no escape from. It consumes every..

May 27, 2016 with 0 Comments




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