Category: football

Northampton knock Liverpool out of Carling Cup 0

Northampton knock Liverpool out of Carling Cup

In pouring rain on Merseyside, Northampton played heroically in their efforts to hold onto the lead Michael Jacobs gave them in the first half of extra time, with Liverpool needing a late header from David Ngog to take the match to penalties. Bu…
Impostor boys still hanging in there — on billboards 0

Impostor boys still hanging in there — on billboards

Images of Wayne Rooney, Cristiano Ronaldo and Samuel Eto’o are still festooned on posters all over South Africa — but sadly for them that’s their only involvement as the World Cup reaches its final stages. Along with the likes of Didier Drogba of…
England raring to rip into Germany 0

England raring to rip into Germany

The tension dispelled, a united England speed across South Africa’s magnificent landscape to Bloemfontein, the City of Roses, for a familiar and formidable challenge they believe they can rise to. Suddenly the horizon looks far more promising fo…