Champions again

Congratulations to Manchester United, who have secured their 20th league title after last night’s win against Aston Villa. Love them or hate them, there’s no denying that it really is a club with something special – to have won so many titles in the last 25 years. Predictably, the Liverpool (and other) fans will be … More Champions again

Cup of disappointment

It was supposed to be spectacular. A football feast that drew the best in the world. One month of awesome talent on display – and all on the African continent, despite the reservations of many; and the phantom terrorist threats that others so boldly claimed. I speak, of course, of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, … More Cup of disappointment

The perfect ten

Another year, another title. Congratulations to Manchester United for wrapping up their tenth Premier League title yesterday, and making all United supporters around the world proud. It was especially heart-warming to see my favourite player of all time, Ryan Giggs, come on to score the goal that would cement the victory. It was his 758th … More The perfect ten

And the winner is…

Congratulations to Manchester United, who were, once again, crowned English Premier League champions this weekend. Its been a lean few years, with Arsenal, and more notably Chelsea, breaking United’s dominance – but I’m sure all the United fans will be well pleased that we finally took back the title this season. They put their foot … More And the winner is…

Frozen in time (part 2)

These aren’t quite as classic as part one, but still worth a look: . . David Beckham is sent off for the 2nd time in his international career (October 2005) . .          Gary and Phil Neville (left); Rio and Anton Ferdinand (right). . .          Happier times: Van Nistlerooy and Ferguson (left); Saha, along with … More Frozen in time (part 2)