The Big Question

Where should Emile Heskey go this January?

Heskey – decisions, decisions


Whilst the rest of the nation laments the loss of Crimbo for another year, and returns to their old 2009 jobs, Emile Heskey’s frantic mind will have been whirring like an old screen projector in an art house cinema. The man has big decisions to [...]

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Transfer News

Rafa Benitez to look to Liverpool’s past for inspiration

Literary SPOILER alert!

Emile Heskey

Without wanting to get far too hoity toity about it, there is a wonderful line in The Great Gatsby that goes something like:

“Can’t repeat the past?… Why of course you can!”

In that example, a deluded millionaire was attempting to relive his early [...]

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Daily Democracy

Vote: Should Jermain Defoe start instead of Emile Heskey against Croatia?

Has the little guy earned a place in the starting XI?

Jermain Defoe

With nothing of particular interest arising from England’s friendly victory over Slovenia at the weekend, the papers are awash with the debate surrounding the England frontline.

In-form Jermain Defoe has bagged eight goals in ten [...]

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Pick your England team to face Andorra tonight

England/Andorra, World Cup Qualifier, 8.15pm, ITV1

The Spoiler’s England team to face Andorra

The Three Lions are ever-so-slight 1/200 favourites to make it seven wins out of seven in the World Cup qualifiers against an Andorra side who have never won away from home. [...]

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Have Your Say

Pick your England team to face Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan/ England, WC Qualifier, Sat, 4pm, Setanta Sports 1

Kazakhstan/ England

The Three Lions could continue their 100 per cent record in 2010 World Cup Qualifiers tomorrow, something that the bookies believe is a near certainty. The Spoiler also believes Fabio Capello will bring three points back [...]

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