Tag Archives: Bolton Wanderers

GERRY COX: SQUEAKY BUM TIME, IS HOW SIR ALEX FERGUSON DESCRIBES IT

Sure enough, the business end of the season, when the fates decide who will be football’s winners and losers, is a test of character and nerve as much as skill and ability. This is the home straight, now Easter is … Continue reading

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DELROY ALEXANDER: FOOTBALL’S UNIFYING POWER

The game should be proud of the way it responded to a difficult situation. So often when we talk about the power of football we typically think in sporting terms. That outrageous ability of the game to evoke passionate emotions, … Continue reading

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ROGAN TAYLOR: CHRISTMAS CHEERS

My favourite Christmas card this year is the one the PFA has sent. There’s no colour of any kind on the frontispiece; not a sparkle nor a detail from a Lowry painting; no funny cartoon. Instead, it features an original … Continue reading

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