The final contribution from the REM week is a gig from 2001 at the Croc Cafe in Seattle. Tracklisting is as follows: Intro / Imitation Of Life / All TheContinue readingTodays Tunes
Real Madrid’s new President, elected on Sunday, has insisted that he has broken no rules in speaking with Arjen Robben. He believes this as he was not connected with theContinue readingLiving In The Real World
After the entertainment provided by the first semi-final, it was little surprise that last night’s match could not live up to those standards. Having got this far by conning referees,Continue readingPortugal Get Les Bleus
REM again, another bootleg from the mid-1980’s. This time it is from the Paegentery Tour, New York’s Felt Forum the venue. Download it here.
Having asked yesterday whether FIFA would bring Real Madrid to heel over their transfer dealings, it seems they will have little choice but to investigate following Chelsea’s decision to writeContinue readingChelsea report Real – Will FIFA ask Arsenal and Milan for their views as well?
Continuing the REM theme, these are the outtakes and demos for Out Of Time, with a highly original title of Slightly Out Of Time. Download it here.
Football is a sport on which rumour and innuendo thrive, particularly in the close season. For the uninitiated it is what makes the months of June and July pass quicklyContinue readingCan’t Get There From Here
FIFA has suspended the Greek FA and its international team from any participation in competitive football due to undue interference from the Greek Government. This ban will also affect allContinue readingIt’s All Greek To Me
It is time for the Golden Generation to fulfill the expectations of the nation. And I refer not to the Portuguese. This afternoons clash in Gelsenkirchen, home of Schalke 04,Continue readingGreat Expectations
The Second Round over, a few days rest before the Quarter Finals kick in, with kick-offs moved to an eminently better time for those of us that do not getContinue readingFootball Cliche No. 426: A Good Old Head Will Always Beat A Young ‘Un
“God Only Knows” proclaimed the Beach Boys which in a slightly different context is exactly what most people feel about the England team. Nobody can quite work out how we’veContinue readingLets Do The Zidane Again
Round One is done and dusted, completed with victories by France and Switzerland last night to ensure their qualification to meet Spain and Ukraine in Round Two respectively. The FrenchContinue readingLittle Footsteps
England’s “Dream Team” is taking shape for the post – Eriksson era, with rumours abounding that Alan Shearer and Terry Venables will be joining “The Management once the World CupContinue readingRunning Down A Dream
Within hours of the Azurri qualifying for the Second Phase of the World Cup with a comfortable 2 – 0 victory over the Czech Republic, that condemned the vanquished toContinue readingColour Me Impressed
England’s final Group match against Sweden takes place tonight, a point guaranteeing both teams qualification to play Germany or Ecuador who meet this afternoon. After the matches against Paraguay andContinue readingAll This and Swill Too
What had been a fairly predictable tournament in terms of results burst into life this weekend. Saturday’s comfortable win by Ghana over the Czech’s was completely unexpected, given the drubbingContinue readingThere’s A Warning Sign On The Road Ahead
Sunday’s matches at the World Cup brought the expected wins for Portugal, Holland and Mexico, the only surprise being that the Portuguese did not thump the Angolans instead being restrictedContinue readingAll Kangaroos Tied Down, Sah!