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Same Old Blame Old…

There is something quite basic and instinctive about accusation, an accusation to attribute responsibility. In its basic form, ‘it was his fault!’ Football fans have an ongoing compulsion to single out a particular moment or player as directly accountable for … Continue reading

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Player Cake – The layering of the transfer saga

At one time it was little more than a wicked whispers segment to fill up space between actual stories but in 2013 transfer gossip is centre stage. Fans’ lust for transfer stories has accelerated such dubious tales from segment to … Continue reading

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What’s another year?

Most rational thinking people have a clear and concise set of ethics. Each person’s will vary to another’s set. Some will be more rigid than others. But there will still be a particular code to which they view what is … Continue reading

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Another year for Koptimism

At some point we have all issued the advice ‘dont take him/her back, leave him’, either to a friend, butting in when our opinion wasnt asked for or just ludicrously shouting at a character on a mundane TV show. The … Continue reading

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We Fade to Grey

Study the Oxford English dictionary from cover to cover and one would still struggle to locate the vocabulary to surmise the emotion; the sheer elation when this moment of reality theatre twisted in your favour, after all hope was lost. … Continue reading

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Artificially Greener Grass

There is an aspect in human nature to destroy that which is familiar in order to promote an opposing hegemony. A trait that deliberately advertises one’s knowledge as beyond that which has been feed to them. An opinion that elevates … Continue reading

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Re-ranting Premier League History

And so that time rolls upon us once again. The Easter chocolate overload is finally settling, those little seen gym cards are being dusted off and another season in the Premier League draws to an unforgettable, explosive, never before seen … Continue reading

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