Backroom news

Sammy Lee leaves Liverpool and Villas-Boas does some nice talking…

Any excuse…


Former Arsenal director Lady Bracewell-Smith isn’t happy with the current Gunners board and reckons they should all be sacked because they are ineffective (Ivan Gazidis, Peter Hill-Wood, Ken Friar) and because some of them appear to have escaped from a P.G. Wodehouse story (Sir Chips Keswick and [...]

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Halloween comes early at Anfield

Quite possibly the greatest image we’ll see all season


Simply put, this picture is too amazing not to have a caption competition.

Scribble your best efforts below, please…

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Veteran skills

Video: Owen Coyle scores for Burnley reserves

Clarets boss displays Bergkamp-esque brilliance

Last night, a spritely young 43-year-old named Owen Coyle played for Burnley’s reserves as they faced Liverpool’s second string at Prenton Park. Rafa Benitez [...]

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Ill-fated Appointments

The ten worst Premier League managers of all time

Remember Blackburn, things could have been a lot worse

Egil Olsen

When Paul Ince became the sixth manager to pack his bags this season, Blackburn chairman John Williams cited the “onforgiving environment” of the Premier League as a reason for his departure. With this in mind, The Spoiler has [...]

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You're Fired!

Curbishley favourite to win the Premier League sack race

West Ham boss could be granted the first P45 of the season


Every season, punters stake a significant amount on the first managerial sacking, but in the opast few years, the bookies have been clearing up. Who could have seen bumbling clowns Sammy Lee and Chris Hutchings outlasting two-time [...]

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