Category Archives: Fans

Revive the Lane? 1882? Spurs fans have a long way to go

It is not often that you can run an experiment in football, but that, to a certain degree,┬áis what’s been happening over the last few days at Spurs. For me at least, it did. On Sunday Spurs played Hull City … Read more…

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Prices drop across English football, but the Premier League remains too expensive

We might shake our heads in disbelief every time we buy a pie inside the ground and our hearts probably skip a beat when we purchase a ticket or renew our season tickets, but watching football is becoming cheaper in … Read more…

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Preston pitch invasion a timely reminder of football’s sorry state

Well, it didn’t take long, did it? Over the weekend we welcomed the return of competitive football after a summer spent floating from a meaningless friendly to an absurd transfer rumour then, less than 48 hours later, the season’s first … Read more…

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Champions League to Copa Libertadores: Who would you choose in your Europe XI vs World XI?

How many times have you found yourselves talking to your mates down the pub, at the football or in the office desperately trying to convince them that Bastian Schweinsteiger is better than Juan Mata? How often have you told your … Read more…

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England vs Ireland: Another fine mess from the FA?

Having taken the decision to organise tonight’s friendly against Ireland, the FA finds itself in a rather precarious position after having to issue a letter to supporters calling for calm ahead of tonight’s fixture at Wembley. The last time the … Read more…

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Newcastle and Millwall trouble: Let’s put this in perspective.

As we awoke yesterday to more news of the Boston bombings, we were served a stark reminder that human lives can be snatched away in the blink of an eye, even at a sporting event – something particularly poignant for … Read more…

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