A tale of two…

It was the wealthiest council, it was the poorest councilĀ  It was the council of everything, it was the council of nothingĀ  It was the council of the wise, it was the council so foolish It was the council for millionaires, it was the council for the zero hours It was the council of luxuriousness,…

Stalking the Scotsman

A tale of a man, hunting down a train It had began as a rather dull and uninspiring Tuesday, but as I sat flicking through my twitter feed that was mostly reacting to sombre news of the night before, I came across a Bristol Evening Post tweet, linking through to an article about the Flying…

The Armchair Season Ticket

I don’t know about you but I feel like I’ve hardly had a break from football so far this year. The World Cup was won just 24 days ago, yet the seasons upon us already with the football league kicking off as early as 7:30 on Friday as Blackburn take on Cardiff. That’s less than…

Van Gaal, doomed to succeed?

There are a lot of people that took great delight in Manchester United’s performances last season. True that was fans of sides that weren’t Manchester United, especially those who follow the blue side of Manchester or the red side of Liverpool, but in that sadistic way it was enjoyable nonetheless. To try and explain it…