Sunderland target O’Shea is more than a Man Utd reserve

Man Utd defenders’ Premier League appearances in 2010-11…

Manchester United defenders’ Premier League appearances in 2010-11

Having been left suitably unimpressed by the likes of Paul McShane and Liam Miller, and with the jury still out on others like Fraizer Campbell, scepticism from [...]

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A poll!

Who should win the PFA Player of the Year award?

He won it last year – he’s been rubbish this year, mind

waynerooney.jpg You’ll definitely have heard by now, but those rascals at the Daily Mail have gone and leaked the shortlist for the PFA Player of the Year award.

There are a couple of surprise omissions – Nani and [...]

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Transfer Talk

Man City prepare preposterous bid for James Milner

Milner – playing old fashioned version of “frolf”

James Milner

As expected, showbusiness journalists are in a state of shock today, after pictures emerged of Cat Deeley ACTUALLY SMILING even though she hasn’t got a boyfriend anymore. Brave girl, that Cat Deeley. So very brave.

And quite boring.

Anyway, [...]

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The Big Question

Was Phil Dowd too scared to send off Nemanja Vidic?

Phil Dowd – bit of a wimp?

Phil Dowd

That Sir Alex Ferguson loves a mind game. Absolutely loves one. And, by the looks of things, a seed planted almost a year ago might just have won his team the Carling Cup yesterday.

Speaking out after seeing both [...]

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News in Brief

Aquilani on Liverpool fans, Bridge’s date with destiny…

Aquilani – because he’s worth it?


If he hasn’t already thanked him, John Terry really should. Ashley Cole has done the ex-England captain a massive favour by stealing the limelight, and shining it on his own tawdry bedroom antics. Behind those giant sunglasses, it’s safe to assume that [...]

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Transfer Talk

Man United want Joe Cole, Man City want Maicon…

Joe Cole – football’s Jodie Foster

Joe Cole

In “child stars becoming successful adult stars” terms, if Wayne Rooney is his namesake Mickey, then Joe Cole could possibly be viewed as football’s Jodie Foster. He started promisingly, has occasionally been dazzling, then sometimes goes missing for months at [...]

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Transfer Talk

Oh dear, Man United, looks like City fancy Vidic

“Come on, let’s go!”

Vidic and Tevez

In architectural terms, Man United now rather resembles a proud National Trust building, rich with history and moderate wealth, but in danger of disappearing under the shadow of a shiny futuristic megastore that’s under construction down the road – a place [...]

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