Most of you, my readers, will remember Sutton Utd’s amazing run to the FA Cup fifth round, dispatching Leeds Utd on that Sunday afternoon before taking on Arsenal in a prestigious live Monday evening game, made famous by goalkeeping coach Wayne Shaw’s naive actions over a pie as the Gunners won 2-0. However, the U’s […]
Its been a long summer and the football season is back, and its getting earlier and earlier! I can still recall the days when the season began on the final weekend of August or the first weekend in September, leaving a small overlap between the cricket season and the football one. For most, the sign […]
In the best FA Cup Final for quite a few years, Hull City announced themselves to a world wide audience by taking the game to an Arsenal starting eleven, despite being worth only a tenth of the North London’s line up. The Tigers made light of the occasion and stage to rip into Arsenal from […]
Here in west London, the sun rises on a brand new day. Much to do, as is always on a Monday. The metropolis moves on as it has done since time immemorial. It rises over the fair city of Kingston Upon Hull as well. It rises over a city whose football club is looking forward […]
For once, I’m letting the image do the talking… 5 goals? Hull City never score 5, even though it was only Sheffield Utd. FA Cup finalists vs the misfiring Gunners… Sounds legit, don’t it? You never know, do you?
Today, April 9th has seen the FA’s final decision (for now…) on the debacle surrounding the proposed name change for Hull City. The FA Council rejected the application by a proper majority and the world of football has come out in general approval of the decision. As an unapologetic, paid up member of the No […]