Why Brighton fans are thrilled to be planning a trip to Liverpool

Brighton know how to find their way from Liverpool to Wembley...


Gus Poyet’s Brighton masterplan involves visiting Anfield on a yearly basis. So the ardour greeting their prize of an FA Cup fifth round date at Liverpool isn’t inspired by awe at the glamour of the treat that Gaizka Mendieta helped serve up but belief that it is a sign that they are Wembley-bound.

The Seagulls [...]

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The Year 2000!

FLASHBACK: First Chelsea team of the Millennium

Tall one’s Flo. Little one at the back – Wise.


With the “noughties”, or “noughts”, quickly fading, The Spoiler thought it about time that someone paid tribute to some of the football teams that first trotted out on to the pitch at the dawn of the new Millennium.

Today, [...]

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Proud Frenchman

Damien Comolli: “My time at Tottenham went exceptionally well”

Did it? Did it really?

Damien Comolli

This morning, Gus Poyet has admitted that Tottenham were right to sack him and Juande Ramos, going as far as to give “full credit to Harry”. Former director of football Damien Comolli, however, does not hold the same opinion of Tottenham’s start [...]

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Ramos, Poyet and Comolli all sacked on eve of huge match

Levy somehow manages to make things worse for Spurs…again!

Exactly a year to the day after Martin Jol was sacked as Tottenham manager, the club have announced the departures of manager Juande Ramos, assistant Gus Poyet, sporting director Damien Comolli and coach Marcos Alvarez.

The Jol sacking was abysmally timed, with almost everyone who attended [...]

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Nightmare in N17

Are you a Spurs fan wondering who to blame? Try Juande Ramos (part 1)

Spanish coach doing his absolute best to ensure Spurs win the Championship next season

Juande Ramos The Spoiler has come into information that suggests Spurs fans are badly in denial when it comes to correctly apportioning responsibility for their unhappy start to the season. (The Spoiler has [...]

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