Transfer Talk

Redknapp to have another bash at signing David James

Harry, David, and a big shiny plate

Harry Redknapp and David James

In a real life recreation of the final scenes of It’s a Wonderful Life where everyone who Jimmy Stewart has ever helped suddenly turns up at his house to pay their dues, there is [...]

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News in brief

Mourinho eyes a return, Liverpool’s new target…

Jose – loves it here, apparently

Jose Mourinho

Whilst the lion’s share of the nation nurses a serious wine and cheese hangover, the men who like to write about sport have been busily assembling news stories in between hurried mouthfuls of disgustingly cold sprouts.

According to the depressed journalists [...]

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Transfer News

Beattie to Liverpool, James to Spurs, and more…

Another great Benitez signing?

James Beattie

Whilst the rest of the nation was getting high on that hot spicy wine stuff that people seem to love at this time of year, some unsung heroes spent the weekend digging around the murky world of football transfers. Here’s what was grasped [...]

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The Force

Avram Grant is like Yoda, says David James

No way, Avram is much better looking!


As a football manager, there are certain iconic figures whom it would be wonderful to be compared to. Perhaps Winston Churchill, or for the younger crop, Sir Alex Ferguson. Presumably, very few of them would look to the backwards talking gnome in Star [...]

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Dying Breed

Call Stephen Fry: Top goalkeepers now an endangered species

It’s not just England who lack a decent number one

David James

So what did we learn over the weekend then? Well the England goalkeeping problem became a little clearer, in the sense that we now know it is a real problem. Alternative candidates have [...]

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