Some of us have spent most of our lives treating the support of our team as sentence good behaviour won’t shortenRead More Why can’t we just enjoy winning?
On Monday 15 September 1975, Balderstone became the only one to play in a County Championship cricket match and a Football League fixture on the same day.Read More Chris Balderstone, the last great footballing cricketer
Of course, everyone has a right to voice their opinions, and in spite of the exceedingly regular threats that he ‘won’t be bothering coming back here again’ he’s continued to take his seat.Read More Reasons to be cheerful
Worse still is the fashion for people in high places to adopt football interview speak. Our language is in serious trouble.Read More Why is everyone talking like a footballer?
The moment all footballers look like they should be footballers is the moment our own dreams sadly fade.Read More Where have all the bald, fat footballers gone?
Yeovil’s ground is the only one in England named after the noise a bus makes when it stops.Read More Five Reasons to Hate Yeovil Town
If the FA Cup can’t be guaranteed protection, then lesser competitions become rife for experimentation under a flimsy ruse of being somehow for a greater goodRead More Dab Cams and Dud Cups; on the FA’s Failing of Lower League Clubs
I think I’m also tired of football. Maybe – and hopefully – not the actual game, but I’m tired of so many aspects of it.Read More On being tired of football
Create your own ‘fixtures release day’ news story with this handy pre-written template.Read More Every ‘Fixture Release Day’ article you’ve ever read.
Though I’ve grown up, though I’ve managed to get through school and university, through several jobs – some good, some awful – and hold down an actual relationship, football has, whether I like it or not, consumed my life.Read More On Contemplating Life Without Football