Fleeting Appearances

The top ten shortest spells at a football club

The players who didn’t earn their loyalty bonuses

Sol Campbell

As anyone who has ever divorced will testify, sometimes it is necessary to call time on a big commitment. Footballers who sign big money contracts are no strangers to this maxim, but some jump ship a little earlier than [...]

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Roberto Mancini spotted near Stamford Bridge last month

Could the former Inter boss succeed Luiz Felipe Scolari?

A friend of The Spoiler spotted Roberto Mancini getting onto a District Line tube at Fulham Broadway one Wednesday last month. The former Inter Milan boss was accompanied by a friend [...]

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The Cassano meltdown

Antonio Cassano breaks world tantrum throwing record live on TV

Sampdoria “star” bids farewell to his self-respect, for this lifetime at least

Antonio Cassano was not so long ago boasting of his qualities as a) a top class ladies’ man, steamrollering his way through the women of Madrid, and b) a model professional equipped with the supreme strength of mind required to turn his back [...]

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