A Turbulent 12 Years For Wigan Athletic…

As a life-long supporter of my local club, I muse over the fortunes and upsets of Wigan Athletic. Founded in 1932, Wigan Athletic has been on a roller coaster journey since being promoted to the Premier League in 2005, there were then eight successful seasons in the top-flight, three heart-breaking relegations, an FA Cup trophy…

Newport County: Where Are They Now? 2012/13 Promotion Season

Back in the 2012/13 season, Newport County were promoted to the Football League after a 25-year absence. There were a number of heroes in that County side after that famous season… today we ask the simple question: “Where are they now?” We must rewind all the way back to May 5th, 2013 to see the last…

Jon Jones vs Brock Lesnar: Will It Happen And Who Would Win?

After a methodical and judicious victory against Daniel Cormier at the recent UFC 214 to recapture his Light Heavyweight crown, Jon Jones dropped a bombshell of monumental proportions – calling out seasoned pay-per-view seller, and a man who is built like the Himalayas, Brock Lesnar. With Jones’ former valiant opponent Alexander Gustafsson waiting in the wings…

The Greatest FA Cup Upsets of All Time

The football season is almost here and what better way to kick things off with the oldest cup competition in English football? It’s been around for 146 years and there’s certainly been some unbelievable results throughout that time! So, sit back, relax and take a look through the list of the most recognisable giant killings…

Wigan Athletic Where Are They Now?: 2007/08 Premier League Season

With the 2016/17 season over and a considerable amount of time before next season kicks off, some football supporters feel they are in somewhat of a football-barren limbo -a period that severely lacks matchday pies and rainy away days. Especially for Wigan Athletic fans, transfer activity seems scarce for supporters of a club who keeps…

James Justin: One for the Future?

Luton Town is a club which has produced some real talent in the last 20 years, players such as Emmerson Boyce, Curtis Davies, and Kelvin Davis have gone on to play in the Premier League. In recent years, there haven’t been many youth players breaking into the first team, but all of that has now…

Biggest Transfer Rumours (22/06/2017)

Now that summer has come along, all football players will now inevitably go on holiday, suppressing their insecurities as to whether they will have a place in the starting XI next season, as their gaffers look for new signings. This Column will be updated every Thursday as I discuss potential transfers. The first Rumour I…

Transfer Feed – Summer 2017

This is the place to be if you want to keep up with all the transfer dealings in England and Europe; including the Premier League, English Football League and the top five divisions around the continent. It will be updated on a daily basis so you can view all the business being completed in one…

After The Great Escape Are Brighter Days Ahead?

May 6 2017, the best afternoon of my life, Newport County after being eleven points adrift of safety with twelve games to go were dead and buried but got back to within safety until Hartlepool scored went 2-1 up against Doncaster and we were drawing 1-1 with Notts County, we were minutes from relegation to the…

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Nathan Ellington – The Duke Back In Wigan Talking About Football As A Muslim, Missing The Beautiful Game and Wanting to Come Back To Wigan Athletic

“THE DUKE, THE DUKE, THE DUKE IS ON FIRE” Very rarely is a footballer so beloved by supporters that they are unofficially given a title of nobility, but ask any football fan donning a blue and white Latics strip and they will tell you why. With vehement pace, implausible strength and an equally prolific striking partner…

Watford FC – Season Summary 2016/17

At the end of last season, many fans were puzzled as to why Quiche Sanchez Flores was sacked. Many had assumed Watford would never make it out of the relegation zone so it came as a big surprise to see them not only finish mid table but also to appear at Wembley for the FA…