A list

A list of the top five final day dramas that have happened

Juninho – gutted he didn’t make the list


This Sunday looks set to be a bloody exciting end to the Premier League season – Wigan, Wolves, Birmingham, Blackpool and Blackburn can all still be relegated and will be battling their little hearts out to stay in the Premier League.


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Blackburn defend their position in the curious case of Myles Anderson

He’s so mysterious we don’t even have a picture


Blackburn boss Steve Kean has made it clear the club’s signing of 20-year-old defender Myles Anderson – son of agent Jerome Anderson, who has close links with the Rovers’ owners – was based purely on footballing reasons alone.

After [...]

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Transfer Talk

You can all sod off, says Cheryl Cole… plus transfer news

Cheryl Cole and… Cheryl Cole?

Cheryl Cole 

As she should after such a rotten year getting battered down in the limelight, Cheryl Cole has proven that she’s not taking it any more, by publicly declaring in a magazine that, you know what, she “couldn’t give a shit” what people think of [...]

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Transfer Talk

Liverpool’s 2011 transfer wish list, and Blackburn hilarity!

Those still curious about what life entails for The Spoiler when not writing very liberally around the subject of football, yesterday afternoon was spent hemorrhaging money on afternoon tea in the swishy London hotel Claridges – a rare treat, so rare that it had never happened before. How posh we all felt, eating little crustless sandwiches, [...]

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Boardroom Update

Great news Blackburn, Rafa’s all yours…. perhaps

The word filtering through is that once the full force of the sexy Italian loafer has reached maximum impact on the Benitez behind, he’ll be instantly thrown into meetings at Blackburn, with view to commuting from his nearby luxury cottage to manage the team.

Rovers fans, does this float your onions? Or make you feel [...]

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Blackburn owners confirm talks with Diego Maradona



No seriously. What appeared to be idle rumour in yesterday’s papers is actually, amazingly, true – Venky’s Group, the new owners of Blackburn Rovers, have had a sit down talk with Diego Maradona with a view to him taking a managerial role at the club.

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Real Madrid on alert as Blackburn sack Sam Allardyce

Are Rovers’ new owners looking to replace him with Maradona?

Sam Allardyce

Sam Allardyce, September 2010:

I’m not suited to Bolton or Blackburn, I would be more suited to Inter or Real Madrid. It wouldn’t be a problem to me to go and manage those clubs [...]

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Transfer Talk

Man City’s Roque Santa Cruz experiment flops

Santa Cruz – signing a baby

Santa Cruz 

Fans of post-modern approaches to business will have had their minds well and truly blown last night by Jamie on The Apprentice. “The early word catches the bird,” he stammered during his boardroom nervous breakdown, inadvertedly saying something that was both [...]

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