England’s performance in Euro 2012 was predictable and painful to watch. There’s no chance of England getting any further than the quarter-finals in a major tournament until they change their entire approach to the game. With the right manager who can instil confident, attacking football they may have a chance to reach the semi’s. To … Continue reading Possession is Everything
Who would be a football manager? It seems that coming second in the Premier League and making the final of the Champions League (something Mourinho didn't manage for Chelsea) isn't good enough if you're a manager for a club that's owned by a billionaire. Sadly, it looks like the top clubs in the EPL are … Continue reading Grant is Gone
As the Champions League Final was on in the middle of the night our time I recorded it on Foxtel IQ (same as Sky+ in the UK) to watch when I got home from work tonight. What a game. The first 20 minutes were cagey but the rest of the game was gripping. When it … Continue reading End of Recorded Programme
According to this BBC report, Liverpool FC have launched an investigation into how John Arne Riise's payslip has appeared on the Internet. So, if Riise is on 120 grand a week base salary, what is Gerrard on?
This has been doing the rounds on some of the football websites. Apparently this is the payslip of one of the Liverpool players but no one's quite sure which one. By the salary amount, I reckon it must be Gerrard - there's only a handful of players in the country who are on over 100k … Continue reading Is This Steven Gerrard’s Pay Slip?