The Injury Plagued Career of Jonathan Woodgate
The Injury Plagued Career of Jonathan Woodgate

It may have been unplanned and unexpected, but Jonathan Woodgate’s introduction to the fray on Tuesday night was a welcome sight. Despite being on the sidelines for 15 months, the former Leeds United and Newcastle man put in an assured, confident performance and repelled everything that AC Milan threw at […]

What About Leyton Orient’s Olympic Legacy?
What About Leyton Orient’s Olympic Legacy?

All week we’ve been hearing about the fight involving Tottenham and West Ham for the right to move into the Olympic Stadium in 2012. We’ve seen Daniel Levy and Karren Brady exchanging blows in the press, while numerous celebrities have been throwing punches in aid of their favoured bid. With […]

How I Learned to Stop Worrying About England and Love Club Football
How I Learned to Stop Worrying About England and Love Club Football

As I watched the news on Thursday morning I was cheerfully informed by the reporter that England had beaten Denmark the night before. I raised my eyebrows…then made breakfast. This low key response to an England result is a fairly new phenomenon for me, for there used to be a […]

Can Chelsea Retain Their Champions League Spot?
Can Chelsea Retain Their Champions League Spot?

With Liverpool’s recent decline, the buzz at the start of the season was focused on who would occupy the Merseysider’s Champions League spot in May. Could Manchester City fulfill their promise or would Spurs nick it again? Well, it is beginning to look as if both could get there. ‘Five into four? […]

Premier League Weekend Review: 43 Goals In 10 Matches
Premier League Weekend Review: 43 Goals In 10 Matches

Got your breath back yet? It was a Saturday where an abacus was a necessity for keeping track of the 41 goals scored and good defending appeared to be more out of fashion than luminous shell suits – Manchester City apart. Where better to begin this Premier League round up […]

Was Defeat Against Bolton the First Nail in Wolves’ Coffin?
Was Defeat Against Bolton the First Nail in Wolves’ Coffin?

After 92 minutes at the Reebok Stadium, Wolves were looking set to earn themselves a creditable draw. After 93 minutes Bolton had nicked a goal and had escaped with all three points, condemning Wolves to their 15th defeat in 24 games. The point earned from the 0-0 draw was beginning […]

Rooney, Crouch and Keane Remember How To Score Again
Rooney, Crouch and Keane Remember How To Score Again

In the latest round of Premier League fixtures something rather unusual happened. We were treated to three unusual goal scorers: Wayne Rooney, Peter Crouch and Robbie Keane, players who had only scored three league goals between them before Tuesday. As I imagine you’d have noticed, the 2010/11 Premier League season […]