Category Archives: Football

Wold Cup Post

It’s basic human nature to indulge an absurd level of expectation when rare celebrations, such as the World Cup roll around. Equally natural is the tendency to suppress the almost inevitable disappointment with such occasions, convincing oneself that what is … Continue reading

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Premiership Season 2009-2010: Top 5 Moments

Disclaimer: Written from the perspective of a devoted ManU fan with scant regard for impartiality. 5 – Bullard’s Celebration Saying you don’t like Jimmy Bullard would rank right up there alongside hating Santa, he’s probably the most liked player in British … Continue reading

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Premiership Season 2009/10

So how will we remember the 2009/2010 season? The season of a genuine title challenge? The end of the Big Four’s reign? The horror show at Fratton Park? The year we all shouted for Fulham in Hamburg? Well, first and foremost what must … Continue reading

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In a Nutshell

  It’s all too easy to fall out of the habit of updating this when things genuinely worth time and attention, such as exams, come along. As my date with destiny looms I’ve decided to take an intermission from the books to … Continue reading

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Sports’ Super-Sinners

The revelations of Tiger Woods’ numerous martial indiscretions provoked one of the most dramatic falls from grace a sportstar has ever suffered. This was due in no small part to the fact that Woods represented so much more than a sporting genius. … Continue reading

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2010: Sporting Predictions

Inspired by the weekend papers I decided to go ahead and put my neck on the line and predict some of the bigger sporting events gracing our calender’s over the ensuing 12 months. When my predictions prove wholly inaccurate I’m … Continue reading

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Patriotism At A Price

Over the years I’ve had a strange old relationship with Irish Football. I love the sport and I love my country, one would think that meant I was always an avid supporter of the boys in green, but if only … Continue reading

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