With the appointment of Gary Neville to the new England setup and the finale of the Premier League season, I thought I would share my views on the former right back’s first full season with Sky Sports. The ex-Manchester United man was loved by fans of the Red Devils and despised by all others. […]Read more "Gary Neville: the thinking football fan’s pundit"
Newcastle United have announced that their 119 year old home of St. James Park is to be renamed the Sports Direct Arena – Sports Arena being the billion pound retail empire headed up by Newcastle owner Mike Ashley. A move that is causing widespread backlash from Newcastle fans, the change has essentially been carried out […]Read more "St. James…where? You mean the Sports Direct Arena"
Despite being a hugely loyal Derby County fan, I have refrained from using this blog as a source for my thoughts on the club. I wanted to keep it generally free of the Rams, with any sport blogs aimed at more general audience. Nevertheless, after Derby’s 2-1 victory over Nottingham Forest on 17 September 2011, I thought […]Read more "The beautiful game – Derby County and Nottingham Forest"
The new season for the 72 Football League teams kicked off this weekend, including that of promoted club Brighton & Hove Albion who secured a 2-1 win over Doncaster in a fitting opening for their American Express Community Stadium. Otherwise known as The AMEX, Brighton’s new stadium is another example of football clubs adding additional […]Read more "The benefits of stadium sponsorship"
The recent news that Sky Sports will be covering the whole of Formula 1 in 2012 and the BBC only half, has kicked off a significant number of debates. Sky’s visual coverage of sport is excellent across the board, however my main concern rests with their choice of punditry team. To ensure success, and […]Read more "Formula 1 on Sky…and it’s live!"
…and now I have one. Welcome to my site, my life, my world. Here I’ll be blogging about everything from marketing to design, sport to leisure, films to literature, and much more – all topics are up for discussion. I will also be available to write commissioned blogs. For more information please go to ‘get […]Read more "All I need is a stage…"