Sue Speak – FPL GW38 Preview

For the final time this season you get to worry about your fantasy team and as has become the norm, Sue is here to help you through your decision making process. Here’s hoping that your team will have achieved to some extent your points and positional targets in your...
EURO – A GENIUS

EURO – A GENIUS

Inside his own half, facing his own goal, he chested a weak clearance from his goalkeeper and brought the ball down right onto his feet. He then made a half-turn to his right, taking with him his marker who had closed him down immediately. We all thought he’d...
Week 3 Fantasy  Premier League Tips.

Week 3 Fantasy Premier League Tips.

I did much better in week two. My two big money signings, Sergio Agüero and Alexis Sanchez, were worth it and they will stay in the team. I like my team and I don’t think I’ll change anyone. It would be a good week to bring in Alexis Sanchez if you haven’t already....
Diary of a Girl Engaged to Football: Match Day 5

Diary of a Girl Engaged to Football: Match Day 5

There is always so much talk of how a brilliant manager should know the opponents and their tactics. Have a proper analysis of their strengths and weaknesses and know how to nullify and exploit each respectively. So, what happens when you don’t know the opponents?...
The Godfather: Sepp ‘Corleone’ Blatter.

The Godfather: Sepp ‘Corleone’ Blatter.

“The man with a briefcase can steal more money than the man with the gun”. Don Vito Corleone is considered to be one of the wisest movie gangsters of all time and might as well have been speaking about FIFA tyrant Sepp Joseph Blatter when he spoke the above statement....
Diary of a Girl Engaged to Football :Match Day 4

Diary of a Girl Engaged to Football :Match Day 4

It’s been a tough few weeks. There was that cup we were trying to get into but failed. Before I go into detail about that, I will tell you how dirty football is. The beautiful game is marred by corruption right from the grassroots. It seems that there is always an...
Diary of a Girl Engaged to Football : Day 9.

Diary of a Girl Engaged to Football : Day 9.

Training has been scanty but at least it is picking up. The lads are resuming training one after the other, albeit too slowly. I think it is about time I stopped blaming the weather and the mud for the poor attendances. I believe the reason for the poor attendance is...
THE SEASON THAT WAS

THE SEASON THAT WAS

After the merry, the fanfare, the tears, the joy and the heartbreaks, the curtains to the English Premier League season are coming down this weekend. What a season it has been. For nine months, football fans worldwide have been treated to a spectacle, not only in...
The big, slow and boring bus will get you there

The big, slow and boring bus will get you there

If you have an internet connection and are active on Social media you will know what happened this weekend. You don’t even need to be a fan. It was a long weekend, a good way to start the month despite the dull and cold May weather. There was more in store:...
Diary of a Girl Engaged to Football : Day 8.

Diary of a Girl Engaged to Football : Day 8.

“With courage you can do without a reputation” I’m generally a very shy person and I don’t like mingling with people. In fact, most times I prefer hanging out with animals. They make more sense. Sadly, football, this love of my life is only played by people (well, and...