Countdown to Kick-Off: It’s Back! ‘Football Frenzy’, the New Football Game


Following the popularity of Feisty Footy last season, to celebrate this year I’ve made a brand new game based on the same principles as the last – Football Frenzy! Football frenzy is a game which involves picking players and a team which you think will perform the best each month. It works on the basis of… Continue reading Countdown to Kick-Off: It’s Back! ‘Football Frenzy’, the New Football Game

Countdown to Kick-Off: Team-by-Team Preview (Relegation Battle)


The 6 teams I think will be scrapping it out for their Premier League status are featured in this post in my countdown to kick-off series that you can find here. This post is the final part of my preview of each team’s chances this season (but remember, all transfers after 9th Aug are not taken… Continue reading Countdown to Kick-Off: Team-by-Team Preview (Relegation Battle)

Countdown to Kick-Off: Team-by-Team Preview (Mid-Table)


So, onto the chunk of the teams in the league, and occupying positions 7-14 are the 8 teams that I believe are incapable of mounting a challenge for top 4 football but will not be drawn into a relegation scrap. Of course, I’m going to get it totally wrong and all these teams will win the… Continue reading Countdown to Kick-Off: Team-by-Team Preview (Mid-Table)

Countdown to Kick-Off: Team-by-Team Preview (Top 6)


It’s impossible to call who will win the Premier League 16/17, and even who will qualify for the Champions League, but as I’m such an awesome blogger and a general great guy, I’ve decided to have a guess even though it’s a total shot in the dark and I’ll totally humiliate myself. What I am… Continue reading Countdown to Kick-Off: Team-by-Team Preview (Top 6)

Quality Keepers courtesy of Big Man Big Hands


http://bigmanbighands.wordpress.com is the place to be – a superb goalkeeping blog from a future England international (you heard it here first)! Here’s an extract from their latest post: Who has been the Premier League’s best goalkeeper so far this season? David de Gea? Petr Cech? Joe Hart? How about rising star Jack Butland? Or Tottenham’s… Continue reading Quality Keepers courtesy of Big Man Big Hands

Book Review: Chaos Walking Trilogy


The Chaos Walking trilogy of books have a twisted, unpredictable plot, and are very thought-provoking as supposed to full of action. That isn’t to say, though, that it isn’t stuffed with excitement. Based on a ‘new world’ with new customs and laws, the main character, Todd, doesn’t understand the truth about his community’s terrible past, and without any clues as to what’s going on, without even the skill to read and write, he is plunged into the biggest manhunt in the history of the New World. As the books unfold the history becomes more and more clear, but is full of twists and turns throughout. When things seem great, the story takes another turn for the worst. It is such an emotion-provoking, thoughtful trilogy and I thoroughly recommend it …