2010 World Cup Football [see also: soccer] Power Rankings: The ‘Committee For Who Wins’ decides

Hey Venuers, how you doing? Still balling? Thought so… And btw, caught your breath yet? Holy mackerel, ten beers and nigh 36 hours ago, US Soccer made The Venuist entirely forget that the NBA Finals ever happened. Too bad the that Peanuts’ gang of Charlie Brown look-a-likes (see also: Slovenia) couldn’t come along for the … 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 & 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: 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

Saturday/Saturday: Weekly Premiership League Predictions!

Birmingham V Tottenham Tottenham will aim to be the first side to win at St Andrews since September and the shrewd new Redknapp signing, Eidur Gudjohnson, could help them do just that (if he plays that is). Birmingham have be strong at home throughout the season so far, but I think Spurs are finding their … Continue reading

Saturday/Saturday (err, on Wednesday)…Mags’ Barmy Army – World Football Recap!!!

T’was a beautiful sunny day last Saturday in Ye Olde New Yorke City, and I spent it inside a wonderous watering hole; blinds drawn, commentary cranked, pint in hand; watching the Yorkshire Whites in the 4th Round of the FA Cup. Leeds opponents: Spurs. It was a tense and dramatic game in which we came into our … Continue reading

Saturday English Premiership Predictions!!!

[[Here’s the latest installment of top-flight English Football (see also: soccer) Match predictions; brought to you from our own Mags of MagsBarmyArmy!]] Chelsea V Sunderland The bright start that Sunderland had at the beginning of the season has tailed off and Chelsea at home is an ominous prospect. Both sides had a week off last … Continue reading

Premiership Football – Saturday/Saturday Predictions!

This weeks predictions: Birmingham V Chelsea With nine games unbeaten, Birmingham are on a impressive streak, but Drogba and the like are just too strong. Even without Anelka and Essien Chelsea are carving out wins, and with there African contingent heading to Angola next week, I think they will want to leave there mark before … Continue reading

Football (see also: Soccer) Roundup: Thoughts on Donovan, Giggs, & Saturday Match Predictions

    Aahhhh!! Take a breath at this festive time and a sip of the local ale, sit back and rejoice in a sport that has nothing whatsoever to do with a Mr. Woods and his wood. Not to say that footballers are saints; lager, girls, WAGS, hags, fights and speeding tickets are all but the staple … Continue reading