And Argentina and Mexico…Read more
Plenty of important stuff has happened on June 22 throughout history – slavery was outlawed in England back in 1772, Napoleon’s Grand Army invaded Russia in 1812 and [...]Read more
A very tidy finish…
England U21s got their European Championship campaign off to a pretty decent start with a 1-1 draw with Spain.
They trailed for much of the [...]Read more
Sit back on your throne, turn off your phone…
Just quickly, The Spoiler would like to repeat these quotes from Peter Crouch. Speaking to the BBC he said:
“I feel that whenever I’ve played for England, I’ve done well, so I felt maybe I’ve been slightly unfairly treated.
“Playing [...]Read more
Near, far, wherever you are…
Ask anyone handed the privilege of writing on The Spoiler what the toughest task is and they’ll tell you that it isn’t receiving abusive [...]Read more
Five teasing questions, only one winner (unless there’s a tie…)
The Spoiler can’t decide what’s worse: the thought of two practically football-free months, or the fact that the exception to such a barren period is an uninspiring England game at Wembley?
It should be the first, but [...]Read more
Will we be seeing more of this?
The Spoiler has largely ignored this question until… Now! Mainly because we thought Stuart Pearce and his boys would have the common sense not to include Jack Wilshere in his squad for the Under 21 World Cup in Denmark this summer.
According [...]Read more
Homer Simpson with a flag
Some of those words include… ‘Vernon’, ‘Gear’, [...]Read more Older posts