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STEADY AS A ROCK

wilder

I stumbled across Gene Wilder, pretty much by accident, and kinda via Eddie Murphy. Weird, right? So, I seen Eddie Murphy’s stand up show – Delerious, and would quote it in the pub most Saturday afternoons. Someone must have said something like ‘If you like that, you’ll love Richard Pryor’. So, I gave him a […]

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WHAT’S YOUR FANTASY?

draaft

Football season is just around the corner, and preparation for the new fantasy season has been in full-swing for months. What? Football season started 2 weeks ago? And so did fantasy? Ah, you mean the Premier League. Soccer. I don’t bother with that anymore. I’m talking about American football. That’s my fantasy. Yep, the greatest […]

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#TBT: EURO96

zegermanz

Euro96 was twenty years ago. Twenty. Fucking. Years. Ago. I was 12ish. I vaguely remember USA94, mainly for Leonardo dropping the elbow and getting sent off. Euro96 was the first tournament I was in deep though. England hadn’t qualified for USA94, and back then – believe it or not – the Premier League wasn’t awash […]

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EURO2016: GERMANY

zegermanz

Ze Germans. Ze Germans have enjoyed life at the very top of the International game recently, culminating in winning the World Cup 2014. Fast forward two years and they are looking to add the Euros to that, and hold a full house. Can they do it? In goals, Manuel Neuer has been regarded as the […]

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EURO2016: RETIRED XI

gazza

We put together a team of European heroes from yesteryear. A team that would steam roller anyone that stood in their path. There were only 2 rules, they had to be retired over 5 years, and it was ONE player per country. We’ve opted for a 3-4-3. 1. PETER SCHMEICHEL 2. FERNANDO HIERRO 3. LOTHAR MATTHAUS 4. PAOLO MALDINI […]