Big night tonight. All over the country, shirts will be ironed, hair gelled and fashioned into a hot collection of clumps pointing in various different directions, and half of the planet will fall foul of drinking shots far too early. The rest of us will, of course, be sipping port and half-enjoying whichever former Comic [...]Read more
Liverpool 4-1 Benfica
For those far too busy overreacting to the nice weather to watch football, it was a decent night of European results. You can see one set of highlights above, then [...]Read more
Picking out just one away winner in Europe is a tough task, attempting to find three – all at odds of evens or greater – is just asking [...]Read more
English clubs get the bitter taste of defeat in Europe…
Roma 2/ Fulham 1 Fulham lead the game for 50 mins after being put 1-0 up through a Diomansy Kamara penalty. John Arne Riise arrowed in a [...]Read more
Who do we turn to in our hour of need? Steve McClaren!
It’s been a horrible few days. Firstly, Man United flopped when all the long shots in our Champions League accumulator delivered and then Lyon once again mugged Liverpool in injury time yesterday.
When your luck [...]Read more
The boyhood teams of some the game’s biggest names
Generally speaking, Premier League footballers are well advised to be discreet about the team they truly support. Nowhere is this more evident than in the case of David Bentley, a [...]Read more
The latest transfer gossip, rumours and damned lies
Samuel Eto’o to Manchester City, Tottenham or Chelsea Less than a week after the Cameroonian was reported to have turned down City’s advances, Spanish sources claim they will be offered his services for around £30m. The Daily Mail [...]Read more
Pedro Alves has a bad day at the office
Benfica and Sporting Club locked horns in the Portuguese Carlsberg Cup Final over the weekend, and the former clinched a [...]Read more Older posts