The appointment of Rafael Benitez at Stamford Bridge has got pundits and fans discussing the possibility of a return to form for the misfiring Fernando Torres. Some have even suggested that Chelsea’s trigger-happy owner Roman Abramovich appointed Benitez solely for the purpose of reviving Torres – a £50m vanity purchase carried out by the owner.
Since Torres’ move to west London from Liverpool, he has been an abject failure. After joining in January 2011 he made 18 appearances that…Continue
Added by Stewart Owadally on November 26, 2012 at 23:30 — No Comments
What about this time, you ask?
Today, after champing at the bit on Twitter for the past week, Dan published a piece from his corner on the Telegraph website to argue that Chelsea Football Club should be punished for making a complaint to the FA alleging, ultimately incorrectly, that a referee…Continue
Added by Stewart Owadally on November 23, 2012 at 14:30 — No Comments
Saturday 10th November 2012
Christleton 3-1 Maghull Pyke Cup
After two years of being holders of this trophy, we went crashing out at the first hurdle, in this quaint little backwater of Cheshire.
A steady early start to the game gave some hope, as the hosts seemed happy to play the containment game. Nothing of note seemed to be happening, but the better play came from Maghull. Who must have been intent on not letting Christleton into the game, as they had…Continue
Added by Lennie McQueen on November 12, 2012 at 15:29 — No Comments
With speculation that Manchester United’s Nani looks likely to be heading for the Old Trafford exit, the rumour mill has started on where the player will end up. The Portuguese winger has struggled to hold down a regular place in Manchester United’s first team this season with Alex Ferguson opting to use Antonio Valencia on the right wing. With the return of Ashley…Continue
Added by SPORT WITNESS on November 7, 2012 at 10:50 — No Comments