It’s been a good week for indignation. What a shame that the pointless fury of the nation has been directed against a bite in a football match rather than matters more appropriate for such ire, such as the refusal of police officers to testify at the Hillsborough inquiry. Instead the media has scrolled through the emotions from horror at what Luis Suarez did, through righteous … Continue reading Artell, Suarez and the Fine Art of Discipline
So I pushed the importance of Leon Clowes to our chances in the play-offs, and then this happens. Turns out David Artell can appear in the play-offs after all. I certainly didn’t see that coming! Clowes might well still get the nod, of course: his performances over the last three games certainly mean his case should be taken seriously. However, the liklihood is that Andy … Continue reading Surprise Surprise!
Football folk don’t generally want to make excuses, so I’ll make them on our behalf this time. If the ref hadn’t controlled the game (and yes, thats a very poor choice of verb to describe his performance) then a genuinely encouraging performance would have had a tangible reward at the end of it. Oh and we’d have two centre backs for the play-offs. I have … Continue reading Mansfield Town 1 Wrexham 0