Category Archives: Football

The Sensible Rant #3: What Did We Do Before Ninety Two?

I sometimes wonder what life was like before Football was invented in 1992… I seem to remember that SKY was something above our heads… A ‘Super Sunday’ involved having a leg of lamb instead of a roast chicken… Richard Keys … Continue reading

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England Expects…Sweet FA?

Here we go, Here we go, Here we go, Again… Twenty Twelve is going to be an epic summer of sport, but before the nations capital gets it’s day in the sun, there is the not so small matter of … Continue reading

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The (Knee) Jerk’s Reaction That Caught the King in the Balls

It’s the sixteenth day of May in the year twenty twelve, a day which started like most others, but which ended with Liverpool’s legendary footballer and manager, Kenny Dalglish, getting the elbow from a club he loves like no other. … Continue reading

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Did you hear the one about the Elephant in the Room who Opened a Can of Worms?

This blog begins like the Tarantino Film ‘Pulp Fiction’ in that I’m going to start at the end, so you have one of two choices, the first is to read on and find out why, or secondly you can metaphorically … Continue reading

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The Sensible Rant #2: The Fickle Finger of… Fans

I grew up when Liverpool won matches in their opponents head or the away changing room at Anfield before even setting foot on the park. Then Rush & Barnes with the help of McMahon, Beardsley, Aldridge and Houghton, to name … Continue reading

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The Curious Case of The Sulking Striker & The Slow Moving Chopper

Sometimes people ask “Why did you bother to join Twitter?” Usually followed by “All you ever do is moan!” Well, although I use Twitter as a bit of a Speaker’s Corner, that’s not the reason I joined…  It was the … Continue reading

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