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FA Cup History – Questions

1 – In 1990, which Lancashire club reached the semi finals of the FA Cup for the first time in 77 years? 2 – Which other Lancashire club beat them…

FA Cup History – Answers

1 – In 1990, which Lancashire club reached the semi finals of the FA Cup for the first time in 77 years? Oldham Athletic 2 – Which other Lancashire club…

Warburton – Did He Jump Or Was He Pushed?

Warburton – Did He Jump Or Was He Pushed?

By Brian P. Dunleavy As if the managerial situation at Rangers isn’t messy enough, what with former bench boss Mark Warburton leaving on the eve of the club’s…

Promotion & Relegation Battles Heat Up In The Championship

Promotion & Relegation Battles Heat Up In The Championship

By Paula Marcus If there is one thing you can say about the Championship, it’s that it’s never boring. Exciting, unpredictable, thrilling, topsy-turvy and crazy, but that…

If You Know Your History..The All Time Top Flight League Table

If You Know Your History..The All Time Top Flight League Table

By Bill Thomas There are some who reckon that history teaches us nothing, but I suspect that that’s merely a reflex action to cover up their own ignorance. Because…

Champions League History – Questions

1 – The 1974 CL final went to a replay at the Heysel stadium. Who were the two teams involved? 2 – Which French team did Real Madrid beat in Paris in…

Champions League History – Answers

1 – The 1974 CL final went to a replay at the Heysel stadium. Who were the two teams involved? Bayern Munich & Atletico Madrid 2 – Which French team did Real…

The Matty Lawrence Column: Paying Our Respects To The FA Cup

The Matty Lawrence Column: Paying Our Respects To The FA Cup

    By Matty Lawrence The FA Cup really isn’t a competition of note any more. Hold on, hold on, before you jump two-footed down my throat I…

La Liga – Controversial Decisions Upset The Frontrunners

La Liga – Controversial Decisions Upset The Frontrunners

By Ralph Chery Controversy was rife in La Liga this week. Real Madrid threatened to quit the league while Barcelona appealed to reverse two bookings issued to their players in…

Rangers On The Mark: Could Warburton’s Days Be Numbered?

Rangers On The Mark: Could Warburton’s Days Be Numbered?

By Brian P. Dunleavy If the pundits are to be believed—and we’re not saying they are—then Mark Warburton’s next match in charge at Rangers, a fifth…