The price of supporting a Premier League club

Som interesting research has been carried out recently upon the cost of supporting football clubs, including info like the cost of a season ticket, a matchday ticket, pie, match day programme and so on. Here’s a decent graphic showing the comparison between prices of Premier League games. Makes for quite interesting viewing – Fulham are quite high on the list …

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Down and out: Theo Walcott injured following a collision with the keeper

Should we have to play teams like San Marino?

With it being international week, it is only right that this week’s talking point takes on a more global flavour. On Friday night a bunch of young males took a day off work to take a day trip to London. Among this group was an accountant, teacher and olive oil factory worker, so how did they end up taking on …

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Pictures of Rafael Van Der Vaart and Wife Sylvia

Rafael Van Der Vaart may no longer be gracing our screens here in the UK since his departure from Tottenham Hotspur to German side Hamburger SV but his memory – and perhaps more so that of his girlfriend Sylvia Van Der Vaart still remain strong. Spurs seem to have coped pretty well with his transfer to the Bunderliga club, with …

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Zidane statue headbutting Materazzi

Zidane Headbutting Materazzi Statue Unveiled

Don’t quite know what to make of this, whether its supposed to be funny, ironic, sad, or serious, but Algerian born artist Adel Abdessemed has created a statue of the moment Zinedine Zidane headbutted Marco Materazzi during the 2006 world cup final. Its sad to think that Zidane has been remembered in this way – to me, he has been …

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Oxlade-Chamberlain recreates that Thierry Henry goal

Funny video from the Arsenal/Alex Oxlade Chamberlain website featuring the Ox and Szczesny trying to recreate Theirry Henry’s classic goal against Man United in which he flicked the ball up, turned, and volleyed into the back of the net past a stunned Fabien Barthez. <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”http://www.youtube.com/embed/mpNJQcgD_Ko?rel=0″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>    

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Video of Spanish police attacking Man City fans

Some shocking footage below taken before the Man City vs Real Madrid match last week. Spanish police look to be extremely heavy-handed in this instance, with the City fans seemingly behaving before their classic Champions League encounter. The author insists that the fans had done nothing to provoke this sort of reaction out of the police, despite the video starting …

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Ronaldo to appear on Celebrity Fit Club

Looks like Ronaldo (obviously fat Ronaldo) is to appear on the Brazilian version of Celebrity Fit Club in a bid to lose the weight he’s been piling on since retiring from football last year. I think its been known for more than a year that Ronaldo has had weight problems, I thought it was due to an over-active thyroid (that …

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Emile Heskey Signs For Newcastle Jets

I think its a sad day for the Premier League when a player of Emile Heskey’s quality leaves to join the Australian league’s Newcastle Jets… but seriously now, Heskey’s been in and around the Premier League for such a long time it’ll be strange to see him playing in a different league. I think the Australian League is still trying …

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Why Man United Signed Cristiano Ronaldo

Ever wondered how Man United came about being aware of Cristiano Ronaldo’s immense abilities and potential? In Summer 2003 Manchester United played Sporting Lisbon in a pre-season friendly, as part of the inauguration of the Estadio Jose Alvalade stadium. A certain Cristiano Ronaldo and co ran rings around the English side, eventually winning 3-1. Ronaldo performed incredibly, and according to …

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Andy Carroll's Bebo

Andy Carroll’s Old Bebo Account

A brilliant find by someone over on Reddit – the old Bebo account of a certain Andy Carroll. The account was last used when Carroll was 17 or 18 years old, and contains many pictures of him playing for the youth versions of Newcastle, as well as the standard topless-posing pictures of so many male Bebo users. He also states …

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The Best Of Ronaldinho In Brazil

Think Ronaldinho was passed it since deciding to move back to Brazil with Atlético Mineiro? Watch this video below and make your own mind up on that one… just a shame he wasn’t playing with some more talented strikers!

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Wayne Rooney Injury

Rooney suffered a nasty gash to the league during Man United’s match with Fulham today, check out the video below, along with Danny Wellbeck’s great reaction to seeing the injury… Unfortunately for Manchester United Rooney is likely to be out of action for 4 weeks according to the United physio team. The signing of Robin Van Persie looks to have …

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Beckham Scores From Corner Kick

Looks like Beckham’s up to his old tricks again for LA Galaxy, this time scoring directly from a corner in a cup qualifying game. Poor defending/goalkeeping, as expected when you watch games from America, along with the stereotypical South American commentator shouting “Goaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaal”… Check out the video below if you don’t believe me!

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Funny Footballer Impressions

Some great footballer and manager/pundit impressions from a couple of years ago which included Thierry Henry, Avram Grant, Jose Mourinho, Arsene Wenger, Alan Hansen, Andre Villas Boas and Emmanuel Adebayor. I think in the case of this video they saved the best until last with a quality Adebayor impression. Maybe apart from Villas Boas and Hansen, he nailed the rest.

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