Feature · Football

You Can’t Teach an Old Dog New Tricks

Derby County find themselves ten points back of a playoff position and have not won a game in six throughout February. Four losses to the hands of Aston Villa, Blackburn Rovers, Newcastle United and Leicester City, have thrown a spanner in the works for Steve McClaren. It’s getting to the crunch stage of the season… Continue reading You Can’t Teach an Old Dog New Tricks

Football · Ice Hockey

Twenty Four in a Row

Sheffield kept up any slim chance of triple Elite League Championships with a four point weekend over the Manchester Storm. Following the departure of defenseman Christoffer Bjorklund a day prior to transfer deadline day, Paul Thompson went about filling the spare import slot with former d-man Rod Sarich. Despite not icing for the battle of… Continue reading Twenty Four in a Row

Feature · Football

Chris Martin: The Ongoing Saga

On August 31st, Transfer deadline day 2016, Chris Martin penned a season long loan deal from Derby County to fellow Championship side Fulham. Today he signed a new three year contract with parent club Derby to add even more fuel to fire that his behaviour has started at Craven Cottage. Following the return of Steve… Continue reading Chris Martin: The Ongoing Saga

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Throwing the cat among the pigeons: CSL meets the EPL

For a modern football fan, any sign of globalization can only mean a good thing for one of the most popular sports played on the planet. Under one circumstance. It’s done in the interest of the game and its biggest assets, the fans. Football has altered dramatically since the inception of the Premier League back… Continue reading Throwing the cat among the pigeons: CSL meets the EPL