Football Is About More Than Just Results

The idea that football is about results in pervasive throughout football. It's a phrase that you hear every day in the football world. For people in the game; managers, players, chairmen who rely on every point scrapped and gained it's true. Results are the lifeblood of a club's survival, of players' and manager's careers. If … Continue reading Football Is About More Than Just Results

Savage, Stoke and a season of inertia

"But you're 12th!" squawks Robbie Savage, with the forced incredulity of a child trying to deny they'd raided the biscuit tin with a full mouth of McVities. This the age of the entitled, deluded fan. With every aspect of football hyped up to the max by a frenzied media, it's only right that the football … Continue reading Savage, Stoke and a season of inertia

Confessions of a Southern Stokie

Liverpool at home was likely the last game I will get to this season. I confess I have not been to a great deal of matches this term - student funds have meant it’s been nigh on impossible to afford to go. However, when I have been, I have of course loved it. A loss … Continue reading Confessions of a Southern Stokie