Tag Archives: football

How to Fix Football

Well, I just managed to last through a full 90 minutes of a World Cup football game for the first time this tournament. England 2 Tunisia 1. Yay. The atmosphere at work tomorrow will be positive and productive, and there … Continue reading

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How the Other Stoke Fared this Weekend

In an attempt to get Alex away from computer, Lego and Meccano, and onto something more active, we got him going to a Saturday morning football club. It took a bit of cajoling, but once he’d been once, he was … Continue reading

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Following the Potters

I realised this week that the Premier League season has started. The talk in the office moved away from the cricket (rather swiftly, I must say, which is hardly surprising) and on to the early loss for Manchester United. That … Continue reading

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Good City, Bad City

I was very tempted to haul out the whole Tale of Two Cities spiel, and I almost managed not to fail entirely. Because while supporters of Manchester City are somewhat pleased this week, those of Birmingham City are less so, … Continue reading

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