Following Blues is never predictable, every season lurches between chaos and catastrophe, even the more successful ones struggle to stay on the rails, at times, not even using the things. Most seasons are a rollercoaster of a ride, and this was one of the most spectacular ones. It coincided with my last year at school,…… Continue reading 10/3/84 Blues v Watford, F.A.Cup 6th round, Mind The Gap.
This new affection for Blues had been growing, I was still a Liverpool fan, but the idea of supporting Blues, was becoming more and more seductive, even at 11 years of age, I knew it was sacrilege to change your allegiance to another club, and in our family, it was an unwritten rule, that you…… Continue reading 3/5/80 Blues v Notts County, The Die Is Cast.
Before I start regurgitating stuff I’ve done in the past, I want you to understand that, A, They were a long time ago, B, There’s no photographic or video evidence, (Something of a relief in all honesty) C, Anyone mentioned, was just as daft as me, and D, I will deny everything. Hope you enjoy…… Continue reading Dusting Off Those Fading Memories.
Not dead yet, and still have that compulsion to write this garbage. With anyone with a fair collection of marbles, throwing them as far as they can, the EFL had postponed all their fixtures, West Brom v Blues, meant my ticket gathers dust, print fading until it’s no longer a ticket, and just a piece…… Continue reading 14/3/20 Leamington v Kidderminster, National League North, Lemmings queuing up.
I’m worried about Coronavirus, not catching it, I ain’t bothered about that, the odds on catching and then dying from it are greater than winning the lottery, and I can’t win that, but how am I going to cope with matches being played behind closed doors? Not bothered about claiming compensation due to not being…… Continue reading 7/3/20 Blues v Reading, Bobble And Dent
I was feeling quite wired when the alarm went off, I was expecting to be sluggish, having only had a couple of hours sleep, but getting ready was a breeze, so much so that I was able to hit town ahead of schedule, and thus was able to grab an earlier train. Mikey was on…… Continue reading 4/3/20 Leicester City v Blues, F.A.Cup 5th Round, A Cup Without A Sorcerer.
I woke up in a blind panic, it was the 29th of February, traditionally the one day when a woman can propose to a bloke, as I contemplated double locking the front door, diving back under the covers until midnight, a wave of relief washed over me when I remembered, I’ve a face that resembles…… Continue reading 29/2/20 Queens Park Rangers v Blues, Leaping Forward Inch By Inch.