World Cup Pre-Preview

For those of you who don’t know, the World Cup is this year, and no that isn’t a beer pong tournament or a joxygen show down. It’s the grandest stage of competition for soccer, a sport aptly referred to as “football” outside of the U-S-of-A. If all of this is news to you, then I … Continue reading

Saturday/Saturday Predictions…On Monday

[Editor’s Note: Our apologies for getting this up late; Mags had actually delivered it on time. I guess you can play the game of checking back on the predictions and seeing what lined up…] Three weeks left on the countdown to the title race in the Premiership and it’s still all to play for. So … Continue reading

Saturday/Saturday: Premiership Predictions

Oh to be nineteen and making your Premiership debut in a highly anticipated and crucial match for your club; cue nineteen year old, Spurs winger Danny Rose (a product of the Leeds United Academy, I may add!). Ten minutes into the tie, Almunia punched away a corner straight into the path of oncoming Danny Rose, … Continue reading

Saturday/Saturday: English Premiership Football Review

More European trials and tribulations this week: who would have thunk that going into this weeks plethora of Euro-matches that out of the four English teams remaining in various competitions that it would be Liverpool and Fulham that would emerge victorious?? It was always going to be tough for Arsenal; Barca away at the Nou … Continue reading

Saturday/Saturday English Premier League Predictions

What a week in the life and times of the Champions League! Barcelona gave Arsenal a master class in the art of football and retaining possession only to be scuppered in the final minutes and held to a draw as the Gunners fought back to 2 – 2; its still going to be devilishly tough … Continue reading

Saturday/Saturday Premiership Football Predictions!

Aston Villa V Wolves A tough east midlands derby, grudge match. Agbonlahor (love saying that name) picked up an injury midweek, so Emile Hesky may start up front instead. Martin O’Neill’s boys are still the only Premiership club to remain unbeaten in 2010 (ask the kids say: twenty-ten). Granted there have been a bucket load … Continue reading

Landon Donovan: Who He Is and Why You Should Give a Damn

This year Landon Donovan was named the 50th greatest player in the world of soccer (ever) in the year 2010. [[Editors note: that’s pronounced “twenty-ten”, capice?]] After dominating America’s MLS (or the Bush Leagues), Donovan failed to make any real impact during his brief visits to the topflight German leagues. But in his latest stint … Continue reading

Saturday/Saturday English Premier League & FA Cup Match Predictions: MagsBarmyArmy Reports!

Arsenal V Burnley Arsene Wenger has dedicated the rest of the season and the quest for the title to young Aaron Ramsey, who suffered the stomach churning leg break injury last weekend against Stoke. He is apparently doing much better, but will be out for up to six months. Not that the Gunners need an … Continue reading

'Saturday/Saturday' English Premiership Football Predictions: MagsBarmyArmy Reports!

Big shout out and tasty props to Sachin Tendulkar this week and his achievement within the cultured confines of the gentrified game of Cricket. Yeah, cricket: once described by dear Kobe Bryant as the game where you ”run between the poles?” Our Kobe isn’t the smartest lad: they are wickets mate, wickets; not poles! Being … Continue reading

Saturday/ Saturday: FA Cup Fever

Roll-up, Roll-up!! The magnificent fervor and glory that is the FA Cup is back in town!!! Sadly without my beloved Leeds; but that’s because we are concentrating on the League, honest! That’s what the press release will read anyway. Enough of this half baked mumbling, lets get down to business; predictions. Chelsea V Cardiff The dynamic … Continue reading