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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Transfer news: Birmingham sign new Mascherano

Bowyer, meet your new team mate

Bowyer and Michel

Yeah, load of games are getting cancelled, but do you want to know what kind of people never abandon their work stations, not even for a second? Journalists. Especially sports journalists writing about transfers for papers like The Telegraph, [...]

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The Big Question

Would Patrick Vieira be a good first signing for Mancini?

Still good business?

Patrick Vieira 

How a manager plays his first hand in the transfer window can be all-important?

To put things in perspective, when Wenger joined Arsenal in 1996, his first demands were to nab Remi Garde from Strasbourg and Patrick Vieira from Milan. One of which moves [...]

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Transfer Talk

Transfer news: Kenwyne Jones, Bentley, Patrick Vieira…

Jones – set to do a “reverse David Bentley”?

Kenwyne Jones

Whether or not the phrase “hit the ground running” was coined with regard to sports journalists, no one knows. But, by gum, these people work around the clock. Sleep is for losers, they tell themselves. He who dares [...]

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The Year 2000!

FLASHBACK: First Arsenal team of the Millennium

Petit scores Arsenal’s only goal of the match

Emmanuel Petit 

With 2010 staring silently from the horizon, The Spoiler has taken the opportunity to celebrate some of the fine football teams that lined up for matches right at the start of this new Millennium.

Today it’s the turn of [...]

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