Before we begin our epic voyage to discover the best kit of the 1990's I neglected to mention any kind of rating system. There isn't a distinct system as such, but I will be commenting on such things as how the colours go together, how the sponsor looks, the collar (very important for me!), as … Continue reading Best Serie A Kit of the 1990s Part I: The Qualifier
Ciao tutti e benvenuti to my blog. As you may know, I have a passion for Italian football, a passion that was kindled by it being available on Channel 4 in the 1990's and early 00's whilst the Premier League was hidden away on Sky. As part of channelling this passion, I have decided to … Continue reading Best Serie A Kit of the 1990’s: Introduction and Rules
I saw a report on BBC Breakfast this morning which showed students from the University of Berkeley rioting over an appearance by the right wing provocateur Milo Yiannopolous. It struck me as an incredible overreaction, what has Yiannopolous done to deserve such ire? Is he wanted for war crimes in the former Yugoslavia? Does he … Continue reading United in Idiocy: Milo Yiannopolous vs the University of Berkeley Students
Every person who has played Football Manager (or Championship Manager as it used to be known) has a favourite. For me, it was Football Manager 2007. It has both ease of use and enough detail to make you think hard about tactics and transfers. FM07 was so good that I did not play another version … Continue reading The Joys and Despair of Football Manager
I read with great interest today that BT's value on the stock market has dropped by 21% thanks to accounting irregularities from their Italian subsidiary. BT originally estimated what the auditors KPMG called 'improper accounting practises' would cost £145 million, but has now risen to £530 million, to add to the £8 billion loss of … Continue reading Creative Accounting, the Italian way
Yet another brief, attention seeking blog post to announce that I have once more returned to the world of WordPress. This time, like all the other times before, I am determined to make a success of it, onward and upwards!
Having looked at two key Sergey Kovalev performances, I now cast my severely untrained eye over two of Andre Ward's best fights. Andre Ward vs Carl Froch, for the WBC and WBA Super-Middleweight Titles and The Super Six Tournament Final, Atlantic City, New Jersey, 17th December 2011 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hQJWRhJL6wg Andre Ward pulled out his best performance … Continue reading The Best of Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev, Part Two.