Category Archives: Opinion

Tyne and Wear United in Need for Change

The North East seems to be living up to a rather harsh reputation as a cold and depressing place at the moment….
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Finding a Light in the Midst of Darkness

For a moment – just a moment, I promise – please stop what you are doing. Take yourself back to this morning when you woke up. The lights are off and you are in complete darkness, you open your eyes … Continue reading

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FA Cup Rising from the Ashes

May this season be remembered as the year that the FA Cup threw off the Premier League imposed shackles. Continue reading

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Nearly twenty years of a virtual obsession

As a child I like to think I was quite clever at school. Reports and parents evenings always went by without a hitch and I was in the top classes for most subjects. Thoughts were turning towards what subjects I … Continue reading

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The Imperious Gazza

Before you carry on reading this I want to make it clear that what I am writing is most certainly not an obituary, it’s not even a plea.  If I’m honest I’m not entirely sure what it is I am … Continue reading

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First step on the long road to Justice….

I remember standing as a six-year-old, in the function room at Newburn Leisure Centre after watching my Dad play for his works side. The TV was on but where there was a match meant to be taking place, there were … Continue reading

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LAUDRUP COULD BE A MASTERSTROKE BY SWANS

Whenever a Premier League team lose a manager to another club the same old names are normally banded about as a replacement. Alan Curbishley will be linked with any job going, up and coming young managers like Brighton’s Gus Poyet … Continue reading

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