Deadline Day Update

Franck Ribery spotted in London!

Is it bye bye Bayern for the Frenchman?

The BBC transfer deadline day live text reports that Franck Ribery has been spotted in several London locations.

Is this a fraudulent attempt to spice up a relatively dull transfer deadline day, or a genuine reason to give Chelsea fans a “quarter chub”? We’re siding with the [...]

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Spotted

Sighting: England legend spotted at punk rock gig

Stuart Pearce catches his favoruite band

A member of the Spoiler street team attended a gig by Belfast-punk-rockers-who-aren’t-The-Undertones Stiff Little Fingers at the Kentish Town Forum on Friday night, and was delighted to see superfan Stuart Pearce in attendance. Apparently, the humble England coach left the Range Rover at home, choosing to arrive [...]

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The Gambler

Video: David Bentley wins a £15,000 bet

Footballer rewarded for kicking football

David Bentley may be enjoying mixed form at White Hart Lane this season, but Spurs and Arsenal fans will testify that the winger knows [...]

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Sighting

Could this Arsenal legend be moving back to London?

Patrick Vieira spotted snooping round the capital today

Patrick Vieira

News just in from a friend of The Spoiler in North London:

While driving this morning I saw Patrick Vieira roaming the streets of Hampstead. It was definitely him, I pulled over to get a closer look, called out [...]

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Bad policing

West Ham star may sue for wrongful arrest

James Collins handcuffed and arrested for no particular reason

James Collins

If there is a fight outside swanky nightclub Funky Buddha on a weeknight, it’s safe to assume a Premiership star is involved. The Police made this very assumption last night, and put cuffs on West Ham defender James [...]

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