Day 15 of Euros

Our second quarter-final is GERMANY vs. GREECE!! Greece were finalists in 2004. And they won. Germany were finalists in 2008. But lost to Spain. Greece are playing on the memories of that tremendous tournament 8 years ago. Germany are playing on recent defeats in major tournaments and their last triumph was this tournament in 1996. First […]

Day 14 of Euros

Our first quater-final is CZECH REPUBLIC vs. PORTUGAL!!! Portugal were finalists in 2004. But lost to Greece. Czech Republic were finalists in 1996. But lost to Germany. Both of those teams will want to make up for those losses. Although it will be much fresher in the Portuguese minds. First half: Portugal were playing the […]

5 ways to recognise someone who isn’t a football fan

They don’t know the difference between things like the Championship and the Champions League. Or one game and two legs. Or penalties and spot-kicks. Or away goals and home goals. Or a manager and a chairman. Or a forward and a midfielder and a right back. Or, and I promise you I know someone like […]