Football

Arsenal slacker to become world’s best paid player – you couldn’t make it up!

You really couldn’t make it up. The man responsible for one of the greatest ever Arsenal comebacks, who then spent three years offering virtually nothing, looks set to become the best paid player in the world. According to The Hard Tackle Andrei Arshavin has reportedly signed a deal with Azerbaijani football club Khazar Lankaran on […]...More

Football

Are Chelsea about to gazump Arsenal again?Jovetic on his way to the Bridge?

Over the last few years Chelsea have been Arsenal’s nemesis in the transfer market. The Gunners have often made a move for a player only to be gazumped by the Blues who come in offering more money and better wages. It happened with Cahill and Mata and then last season with Hazard. So is it […]...More

Football

Arsene, if Arsenal sign Ashley Williams, please don’t make him captain

Aaah the curse of the Arsenal captain. Give a player that armband and you can be sure as anything that within a season or two they will be off into the sunset. It happened to Henry, Fabregas, RVP and if the goss is right Thomas Vermaelen very shortly too. Quite Arsene Wenger never gave it […]...More

Football

Arsenal update: Benteke wants to be a Gunner, but Higuain fancies an old lady

There’s good news and bad news on the striker front for Arsenal fans this morning. The really bad news is that it seems unlikely that Real Madrid’s Gonzalo Higuain will be and Arsenal player as according to a newspaper in Italy he is heading for Juventus. La Repubblica suggests that the marksman had already agreed […]...More

Football

Jovetic speaks – but dodges questions about Arsenal and Juventus

Stevan Jovetic might be one of the most wanted strikers in Europe, but he insists that he is not spending too much time dwelling on any potential move from his current club Fiorentina. The Arsenal, Juventus, and possibly even Chelsea target is away with his national team Montenegro and says that a big money move […]...More

Cars, Video

Hilarious traffic video – man crashes scooter four times in one minute before plunging into a pit

You just have to watch this. Incredible video and what a finale. The video is from China. Let’s hope that one he is ok and two that he ie never let on a scooter ever again…...More

Football

Jovetic to Arsenal not happening says agent

Stevan Jovetic’s agent seems to have poured some very cold water on the prospect of the player moving to North London. In an update that has just been reported by the Metro Fali Ramadani says his client is not interested in moving to the Emirates. ‘Stevan prefers to stay in Italy rather than move away,’ […]...More

Football

Are Spurs back in for Leandro Damiao?

It appears that if Spurs want to keep Gareth Bale they are going to have splash the cash. And not just on an improved contract for the Welshman either. They are going to have invest in the squad too. So no surprise this morning that a few sources including this one are suggesting that the […]...More

Football

Arsenal update: Sanogo medical, Vermaelen and confusion over Higuain

There is plenty of Arsenal related transfer gossip this morning though sadly not much of it relating to Stevan Jovetic. It does seem that the deal with Fiorentina has stalled and that Arsenal run the risk of letting Chelsea sneak in and do an Mata. There is also plenty of confusion about the future of […]...More

music

New psych find – the excellent West Coast Gnome covers The Three O’ Clock

In my opinion one of the best records of the 1980s was The Three O’Clock’s incendiary debut EP come LP Baroque Hoedown. And that LP climaxed with one of their finest tunes – a slow burning droney slice of psych called As Real As Real . Well the band’s recent rebirth – which includes festival […]...More

Football

Review of the Premiership part 4: Everyone else, West Brom to QPR

Simon Poulter of What Would David Bowie Do? rounds up the season West Bromwich Albion (49 pts, GD -4) 8th OK, to be third at the end of October was the sort of start Baggies fans could have only dreamed of. And we have been there before with unfancied sides enjoying the nosebleed reaches of […]...More

Football

Review of the Premiership part 3: Spurs, Everton and more – what might have been…

Simon Poulter of What Would David Bowie Do? rounds up the season Tottenham Hotspur (72 pts, GD +20) 5th Much rested on André Villas-Boas’s young shoulders this season when he stepped into Harry Redknapp’s shoes at White Hart Lane. Clearly, the chemistry at Chelsea had been all wrong – would Spurs be any better? Clearly, […...More

Football

Review of the Premiership part 2: Chelsea and Arsenal – managerial issues…

Simon Poulter of What Would David Bowie Do? rounds up the season Chelsea (75pts, GD +36) 3rd If I were to believe the club and it’s patronizingly-titled “Interim First Team Coach” for the last seven months, all that Chelsea set out to achieve this season was achieved. The reality is somewhat different. Winning the one […]...More

Football

Review of the Premiership season pt 1: Man United and Man City (could do better!)

Simon Poulter of What Would David Bowie Do? rounds up the season So that’s it. Done until August. Or July. Or the end of June, depending on where your club sits geographically or hierarchically. The 2012-2013 football season is, more or less, over, bar a Champions League Final at Wembley between two German teams (so […]...More

Football

Are Arsenal playing hard ball with the Stevan Jovetic transfer

So, what is going on with the Stevan Jovetic to Arsenal transfer. This we know that Jovetic’s agent was in London today apparently talking to Arsenal. There are also rumours that Arsenal have tabled a bid. There’s plenty of evidence that Jovetic will be leaving Fiotentina, but also that he still might end up Juventus. […]...More


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