Monthly Archives: August 2011

Playing the Panto Villain

Nothing more seems to rile fans than conceding a goal. Understandable. But what extracts rage from deep within our roots, summons profanities that have never been uttered before, and triggers physical responses often culminating in sticking two fingers up is … Continue reading

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I’d 8-2 be an Arsenal fan…

So just under 48 hours of my article expressing my full support and belief in Arsene Wenger, his team went and capitulated at Old Trafford in such a futile manner. It is correct that five first teamers were out for … Continue reading

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Le Prof is facing his biggest challenge yet

It would be a slight understatement to say that Arsene Wenger has not had a very enjoyable Summer. No renowned players coming in, his two best players (one being his captain) wanting out and a whole lot of pressure from … Continue reading

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Better late than never…

Ever hopped on a train just as the doors were closing? Ever handed in that coursework assignment with minutes to spare until the deadline? Ever won the heavyweight boxing championship with a knockout in the last round? Okay, maybe not … Continue reading

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Norwood yoot come good

The youth of Croydon got enough bad press this week, so the town definitely could have done without another young lad hitting the headlines for terrorising innocent defenders. Sean Scannell obviously thought otherwise. There’s a new gem at Selhurst Park. … Continue reading

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Sir Alex Ferguson; Wolfman?

Franklin P.Jones once said that ‘nothing makes you more tolerant of a neighbour’s party than being there’. He also said that ‘the best way to keep a man is in doubt’. The first quote could not be further away from … Continue reading

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The Crystal Palace is burning down…Part 2

As you will have noticed from my last post, I am not in any way happy at the prospective crests I (as a season ticket holder) have the opportunity to vote for. Below, I will analyse each one, express my … Continue reading

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