Spurs vs Chelsea- 2007-08 League Cup final review

By | Feb 25, 2008

Spurs were making their first appearance in the final since 2002, when they lost 1-2 to Blackburn Rovers. Rovers thrashed Bolton 4-1 today, but that is a story for another time :D. Chelsea on the other hand, were defending the title that they had won by beating Arsenal 2-1 last year, and were playing in […]

Carling Cup final – Tottenham Hotspur vs Chelsea

By | Feb 24, 2008

Ramos vs Grant Tottenham vs Chelsea One London club will walk away with silverware. The question is- WHO ? A review will come up after the game, which is at 3pm GMT. Here is what the pundits think.

Eduardo Silva breaks leg, Torres scores hattrick, United dominate

By | Feb 24, 2008

Tottenham and Chelsea will slog it out for the Carling Cup final today. Had Spurs not beaten Arsenal in the semis, Eduardo Da Silva would have probably been able to avoid the horrendous injury that occurred in the third minute of the Arsenal- Birmingham League Cup game. Blues defender Martin Taylor was sent off for […]

African Cup of Nations quiz 1

By | Feb 20, 2008

Think you know everything about the African Cup of Nations, the premier competition for football in Africa ? Take the quiz below. Consists of basic questions. Quiz 2 will be medium, and quiz 3 is bound to make you Google for the answer, if 1 and 2 do not do that. 1.) How many editions […]

Downing signs new Middlesbrough deal

By | Feb 17, 2008

Middlesbrough winger Stewart Downing has put pen to paper a new deal which will see him stay at the Riverside for the next five years. The 23 year old left winger was rumoured not to be happy with the way the club were progressing, and was linked in the press with a move to Tottenham […]

FA cup fifth round results

By | Feb 17, 2008

Here are the results from the fifth round of the F.A. Cup. Bristol Rovers 1-0 Southampton ( Rickie Lambert)  A freekick in the 84th minute from birthday boy Rickie Lambert is enough to send the Saints out of the tournament.

Manchester United vs Manchester City review

By | Feb 10, 2008

A weekend derby just after the 50th anniversary of the Munich air crash. Emotion was running high in the United camp and the Red Devils were expected to notch up another win to go ahead of Arsenal and deal City’s chances of European football a jolt. Both the teams were without key players. United were […]

Fabio Capello’s first game in charge of England

By | Feb 10, 2008

This isn’t a review, but a list of the major facts. Also check how other English managers did in their first game ( at the bottom of this post). Game- England vs Switzerland Venue- Wembley Date- February 6, 2008 Score – 2-1 to England Goalscorers – Jermaine Jenas, Eren Derdiyok, Shaun Wright Phillips  ( in […]

The Premiership to have a round of matches abroad ?

By | Feb 8, 2008

This seems to be very interesting news. The Premier League is contemplating to have a round of games abroad. The move to increase the number of matches per team/ season to 39 was given the thumbs up signal by all 20 Premiership clubs. Although this unlikely to materialise before 2011, the news has already evoked […]

RIP Busby Babes

By | Feb 6, 2008

Today marks the fiftieth anniversary of the Munich crash that resulted in the deaths of eight members of the victorious Manchester United side who were returning home from Yugoslavia after a European Cup match. Duncan Edwards, Tommy Taylor, David Pegg, Liam Whelan, Eddie Colman, Geoff Bent, Mark Jones and Roger Byrne were those unfortunate eight. […]

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