Posts Tagged ‘Football’

Was stuck somewhere I would rather have not been earlier in the week, the upside was that I got to catch up on some reading – including the latest issue of When Saturday Comes. Highlight of the current issue was a wonderful match report from Taylor Parkes with just the loveliest final paragraph I’ve read in a good […]

I don’t know when football stickers were first introduced to the world however they were first introduced to my world in 1981. I can’t recollect what the title of the sticker collection was, back in those days we still had the First Division proper, however I can recollect that the last sticker I needed to […]

Well he was at Wells-next-the-Sea last night.

On the 11th August 2009 I blogged about the beginning of the football season and that after one game Norwich’s position was as below. Now forty four games later we find ourselves in . . . well exactly the same position, with one game to go and the ability to influence our future now out […]

The weekend started full of football. Beginning with the first game of the season in the Under 10s League my nephew featured on the winning team beating their opposition more comfortably than the 2-0 result suggested. We then went home to watch Manchester United lose to Liverpool on TV and finished the day at King’s […]

The wonderful thing about limitations is that it often accidentally drives creativity as shown in this wonderful piece in the Guardian about how the Northern Echo has been driven to replace photographs of Hartelpool United home games with Roy Of The Rovers style cartoons – after the Northern Echo were banned access from the club […]



We’re five days into the new season and as I’ve mentioned we’re already in the relegation zone (I know it’s early but it does still matter) and now we’re no longer in the Carling Cup. And I didn’t see anything of the Perseids meteor shower last night. But in better news I managed to pic […]