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 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

Odd Sports with Hank Baron: Bossaball

Hello kids, it’s Hank Baron, back from a lengthy blogging sabbatical that was as unnecessary as it was unnoticed. But now that I’ve survived this week’s awesome Venuing Launch Party in New York and am safely ensconced in my secret cave headquarters here in Boston, I can get back to the business of working for … 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

Africa Nations Cup Roundup! – Mags' Barmy Army recaps!

Unpredictable. In a nutshell, that is the African Cup of Nations first week diagnosis; that and of course tragic. The results have caused some eyebrows to be raised, with the some of the supposed stronger countries not playing to their usual standard. But first let us take a moment to focus on the tragic and … Continue reading

Africa Nations Cup Roundup! – Mags’ Barmy Army recaps!

Unpredictable. In a nutshell, that is the African Cup of Nations first week diagnosis; that and of course tragic. The results have caused some eyebrows to be raised, with the some of the supposed stronger countries not playing to their usual standard. But first let us take a moment to focus on the tragic and … 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

Saturday/Saturday: 2nd Edition!

    Earlier this week the my team, the “Super Whites” of West Yorkshire, made hard work of what should have been a ‘doddle’. Instead of “Marching All Together” they ambled along half-arsed for much of the game. Playing Blue Square Premier giants Kettering in an FA Cup 3rd round reply, Leeds United were held 1-1 … Continue reading