WEST BROM | Ending The Year With A Bang

West Brom 1 – 1 Arsenal The Hawthorns What do you get an Arsenal fan for Christmas? Tickets to see them play on New Year’s Eve, of course. My girlfriend’s stepdad, Phil, is a Gooner and we treated him and Saffron’s mom to this very experience. The only snag was we’d all be sitting in the West Brom end… Nonetheless, he seemed excited at the … Continue reading WEST BROM | Ending The Year With A Bang

MACCLESFIELD TOWN | Heavy Flurries And Bitter Ends

Macclesfield Town 4 – 1 Wrexham Moss Rose Stadium Like most of the country this week, my eyes were consistently fixed to the weather forecast. A dramatic shift from wet and mild to snow and ice was scheduled for Thursday night and on into the weekend. As I awoke to snow on Friday morning, I wondered if Wrexham’s game at nearby Macclesfield would survive the … Continue reading MACCLESFIELD TOWN | Heavy Flurries And Bitter Ends

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN | One Wonder Strike, Two Contrasting Teams

Huddersfield Town 1 – 0 West Brom Kirklees Stadium With my team not playing for 10 days after being knocked out of the FA Cup, I made sure I got my Saturday fix of football by snapping up the last ticket in the away end at Huddersfield Town. The Kirklees Stadium, currently known as the John Smith’s Stadium for sponsorship reasons, has been at the … Continue reading HUDDERSFIELD TOWN | One Wonder Strike, Two Contrasting Teams

TRANMERE ROVERS | Derby Day Delirium

Tranmere Rovers 0 – 1 Wrexham Prenton Park Travelling to Birkenhead for the derby day clash between Wrexham and Tranmere, I envisaged several scenarios taking place. The pessimist in me thought Tranmere would thrash us. On paper, they have some of the best strikers in the whole National League. And yet, so far this season, Rovers have struggled to score. A story that’s familiar with Wrexham … Continue reading TRANMERE ROVERS | Derby Day Delirium

MANCHESTER CITY | Stars Bring Entertainment Value

Manchester City 5 – 0 Crystal Palace The Etihad Highlights David Silva – In the first half, Silva put in a midfield display that I’d never seen before. I’ve watched the Spaniard on TV a few times but he’s not caught my eye in the past. Witnessing his skills in person completely changed my outlook on the man. He was sensational. Not only did he … Continue reading MANCHESTER CITY | Stars Bring Entertainment Value