Category Archives: The Third World Series

Vlad Never Threw A Game: 15th May 2012

Some people are never satisfied: Vlad The Impaler, well known for being the sort of person who on completing a rather sumptuous meal wouldn’t say ‘my Jove what a fine delight that was’, but would recline and demand ‘more’.   Cardinal … Continue reading

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God Loves A Tryer But He Loves Wednesday More: Tuesday 8th May 2012

Really really really, what shall I write today? Should I make reference to the fact we still haven’t played the decider Should I make reference to Whites victory last week to make it 2-2 in the Third World Series Should … Continue reading

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Lucky Socks: Tuesday 1st May 2012

And so it all comes down to this, two games, simultaneously played, two sets of supporters nervously glancing from pitch to scoreboard to phones to half eaten nails, the twitches, the superstitions, the lucky socks, the lucky programme seller, the … Continue reading

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Excuses Excuses Excuses: Tuesday 24th April 2012

A bit late in the day, been busy…yes I do work from time to time before you all say it, although strangely enough it’s how busy I am over the weekend that usually governs the time I get to write … Continue reading

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Piermario Morosini: Tuesday 17th April 2012

I tweet.  I am a twitter. But as with all things Internet there is an unsavoury side to it.   Amongst those I follow are a number of footballing people, from players to ex players to football writers and TV pundits … Continue reading

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Tammy Wynette: Freedom Fighter: Tuesday 10th April 2012

As is the way with so many of these ‘big’ games the result is somewhat of an anticlimax. Not the game itself – I thought that was a good game to say the least: very little space with 6 v … Continue reading

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