Cloak and Dagger

Exactly when did transfer dealings become so covert and is there a more sinister reason? Players have been bought and sold pretty much since football became professional. Way before the maximum wage was abolished. Then a couple of things happened, the ruling in favour of Jon Bosman, and the Justice Taylor report that heavily recommended…… Continue reading Cloak and Dagger

18/8/17 Burton v Blues. Put a bit of Marmite in your Carling

An ever changing Brum I came out the flat feeling I’d forgotten something. We’ve all had that feeling at some point or another. It’s a horrible feeling because you know you’ll get far enough away from where you live when you’ll remember what it is you’ve forgotten. I sat in front of 2 West Indian…… Continue reading 18/8/17 Burton v Blues. Put a bit of Marmite in your Carling

12/8/17 Blues v Bristol City. Mini me and the next generation

It was announced recently that Helen Chamberlain was leaving Soccer A.M. Once I’d got back from off the floor because of how long it’d been on, It got me thinking, got me reminiscing. Putting aside the fact that I regarded her as the ideal woman, feisty, intelligent, knowledgeable, sexy and a little bit dipsy, she…… Continue reading 12/8/17 Blues v Bristol City. Mini me and the next generation