Don’t Believe the Hype

What do you need to sell a football story to the typical soccer fan these days? Facts? Well, they’d be useful, but not nearly as juicy as gossip and hearsay. Research? What’s not to be found on Wikipedia and Google? No what you need today in almost every football story nowadays, is hype. To levels […]

Never Mind TV Technology – Most Referees Need A Guide Dog And A White Stick

Another slew of football fixtures passes into history and once again, refereeing ineptitude is once again conspicuously on show. This time it was Anthony Taylor who had gleefully accepted the baton from Martin Atkinson, Kevin Friend and Roger East with his somewhat peculiar view of what happened in the Newcastle United v Manchester United game. […]