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Preview of This Weekend’s Championship Matches, Gameweek 13

Posted on by Nick Ottman
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After getting 58% of the predictions correct last weekend, I feel I deserve another shot at attempting to predict the outcome of this weekend’s Championship fixtures! All times Eastern. TV/Internet times listed for US readers/viewers. Programming note: For viewers in … Continue reading

The Undervalued Importance of Assistant Managers

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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It’s safe to say that if an average soccer fan were shown a picture of José Mourinho and asked which club he managed, he would know the answer straight away. Same would be said for Carlo Ancelotti, Pep Guardiola, or … Continue reading

World Cup Legends #5: Archie Gemmill

Posted on by Paul Bestall

For Scotland fans, there is one goal above all others than stands alone as a probably the best goal they’ve ever scored in a World Cup. In fact, lets be honest, it’s one of the best goals scored by any … Continue reading

The Premiership Beckons For Four Playoff Hopefuls

Posted on by Rob McCluskey

After Sunday’s playoff drama which saw Blackpool just edge their way onto the right side of the line, we now get to one of the most exciting times in English football, as four teams attempt to realise their dream of … Continue reading

Brian Laws Crashes The Premiership Party At Burnley

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Now, I suppose some people out there are still scratching their heads over Burnley’s appointment of Brian Laws and I must admit I was a tad taken aback. Anyone without a knowledge of the game outside of the Premiership, and … Continue reading

Paul Hart Leaves Portsmouth FC

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Well, you wonder if sanity has left the South Coast this summer at Portsmouth, with weird takeovers, scraping around for signings, the chief executive being charged with tax evasion, another takeover, being banned from signing due to unpaid debts and … Continue reading

Championship Animals: Newcastle Will Fail And Other Predictions

Posted on by Dan Trelfer

Less than two weeks to go until the new Championship season. Squads are coming together. Some managers are content, others are panicking. Fans are enjoying a final fortnight of optimism before reality sets in. With this in mind, here are … Continue reading

Don’t Be Fooled By The Damned United

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Well this may come as some surprise, but a film about a manager that only had one season in the Premiership may not garner the most interest outside of the United Kingdom but Brian Clough is a legend in European … Continue reading

UEFA Need To Show Common Sense Over Hillsborough Anniversary

Posted on by Paul Bestall

It seems like yesterday for some football fans, a day burned in to the memories of English footballs collective consciousness. The 1980′s saw three major footballing disasters hit English football, The dreadful fire at Bradford City’s title party which claimed … Continue reading

Mike Ashley Faces His Most Important Decision

Posted on by Paul Bestall

Whether they want him or not, the Geordie nation are stuck with Mike Ashley as much as he’s stuck with them. Since the Keegan debacle back in September, the hard pressed fans have continued to watch their beloved Magpies struggle … Continue reading

Derby-Nottingham Forest Show FA Cup Magic Still Alive

Posted on by Shakira Graham

The magic of the FA Cup was on display during the replay of the Derby-Nottingham Forest cup tie. This was more then just your average Derby match, the rivalry between these two clubs is fierce and the fact that one … Continue reading

CCC Club Snapshot: Nottingham Forest

Posted on by Shakira Graham

Nottingham Forest  Founded: 1855 Nickname: The Reds, Dirty Red Dogs (nickname given by Derby Fans) Ground: City Ground (30,602) Last Season: 2nd League One 82 Points- Automatic Promotion to the CCC European Cup Winners: 1979, 1980 European Super Cup Winners: … Continue reading

2008/2009 Championship TV Schedule On Sky Sports

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Sky Sports has announced its schedule of televised Championship matches for the first few months of the 2008/2009 season. Here’s the schedule: Sunday, August 10: Nottingham Forest v Reading Saturday, August 16: Bristol City v Derby County Saturday, August 30: … Continue reading