Well, he had to get there in the end. Goddammit, if we had to keep playing him until he was fifty years old, he would get that scoring record! The magic 250. A wicked and wonderful strike rasping into the top corner of Lee Grant’s goal, for the stick... Read More | Share it now!
It must be sad to be the dourest of dour Scotsman, David M***s. A man once regarded as a serious contender to the throne for solid, creditable work, took the throne and promptly became a figure of ridicule only matched by his flagship signing;... Read More | Share it now!
So, I’m watching the Zorya Luhansk/Manchester United feed on Thursday night. The players are freezing their assets off in the early Ukrainian winter, except maybe Sergio Romero, who has thick gloves and a lit flare or two to keep him warm. BT... Read More | Share it now!
The phrase “actions speak louder than words” goes back to the very late seventeenth century, when it was written in the political satire “Will and Doom” by American author, judge, and Christian minister Gersham Bulkely as... Read More | Share it now!
Back in 2009, Liverpool and Manchester United, among several other teams, refused to make their players wear the poppy on their shirts for remembrance weekend fixtures. British nationalist, conspiracy theorists and the likes of the Daily Mail promptly... Read More | Share it now!
Have you ever gone out for burgers with a mate, then been forced to watch them pour some ridiculous condiment, such as mayonnaise, sweet relish, or yellow mustard on theirs? Or all three, if you’re too much the skinflint to to splash for... Read More | Share it now!