What a horrendous 90 minutes of football that was! To put things into some kind of perspective, I was watching the Villa game sat on an exercise ball, constantly bouncing, three yards away from the TV with the Watford and Bournemouth games on two smaller screens – and I hated every minute of it.Read More »
On Sunday 12 July, Wilfried Zaha revealed on his official Twitter account that he had been subjected to racial abuse via messages sent to the player’s social media pages. It was an eye-opening social media post into the mindset of some British citizens in the 21st Century.
“If you had one shot or one opportunity to seize everything you ever wanted… would you capture it?” Or would the outbreak of a Global pandemic put that opportunity on ice or even cancel it outright? Unfortunately, those are the possible outcomes after the decision to end the women’s domestic football season with immediate effect was announced at yesterday’s meeting of the joint WSL and Championship board.Read More »
The transfer of Douglas Luiz to Aston Villa during the summer was one that filled me with excitement, seeing the Brazilian join from Manchester City for £15m. Whilst at the time he was a relatively unproven quantity in English football, he was admired a considerable amount by City manager Pep Guardiola:Read More »