On FA Cup semi-final weekend, my thoughts go back to the Wembley ties from two years ago. Mainly how Reading came so close against Arsenal, but also Aston Villa’s win over Liverpool in which a 19-year-old Jack Grealish was the star … Continue reading Jack Grealish: A Young Talent On His Way Back?
VOTE HERE FOR YOUR WORLD PLAYER OF THE YEAR! On Wednesday, the FA confirmed the news that had been inevitable for weeks; Gareth Southgate has been named the new permanent England manager on a four year contract. The 46 year … Continue reading OPINION: Why Appointing Gareth Southgate Has Doomed England’s Chances
You are probably wondering why the feature image of this post is just a football from years gone by. Well, before footballs were made by scientists calculating how much spin you could get by kicking it, they were just made … Continue reading It’s Football Not Soccer Three Year Anniversary!
England were absolutely diabolical in the 0-0 draw against Slovenia on Tuesday, putting in a performance that was in my opinion worse than their Euro 2016 showing. There were misplaced back-passes, weak tackles and had it not been for Joe … Continue reading In Defence Of Wayne Rooney
You’ve probably seen videos/blogs on people looking at their old tweets before, so I thought I’d jump on the bandwagon and look through the Twitter archives. I created an account on 31st July 2012, and this first part will look … Continue reading Looking At My Old Tweets! (Part One)
The England job, despite being one of the most well-paid, is definitely one of the hardest in football. The amount of pressure the media and fans put on you to succeed is ludicrous, and then the abuse and criticism you … Continue reading Does The New England Manager Have To Be English?
CONTINUED FROM PART ONE YESTERDAY Moving on to my final target – the players. In the immediate aftermath of the defeat to Iceland, I tweeted this: Spinless bunch of so called 'footballers'. No passion, no desire, no capability. I'm done. … Continue reading England Are Sh*t Part Two
I was always going to make this article because let’s face it, England were going to be knocked out of Euro 2016 at some point. BUT NEVER DID I THINK IT WOULD BE IN THE ROUND OF 16 AGAINST ICELAND. … Continue reading England Are Sh*t Part One
My more in-depth thoughts on England are to come tomorrow, but as an instant reaction I will give you this: I have never been more embarrassed to be English in my life. First, we leave the European Union and then … Continue reading Rating England’s Euro 2016 Squad and Roy Hodgson
Us England fans are fickle. Before the start of Euro 2016, we hype up our country’s chances of lifting the trophy in France, getting exciting about what a good team this is. Two weeks later, and we criticise the Three Lions … Continue reading We Aren’t Watching The ‘Same Old England’