Browsing All posts tagged under »Manchester United«

‘Bad boy’ Suarez back on form?

October 19, 2011


Yesterday’s blog post was perhaps a little too pro-Liverpool for my liking, even if it was about the Hillsborough disaster. I feel like I need to even it out a little. So… Luis Suarez, anyone? No doubt the guy has to go down as one of the signings of 2011, and proof that despite all […]

Cafayate: Wineland

June 14, 2011


I am unsure if it was the mild hangover or the searing heat that made the short bus journey south to Cafayate massively uncomfortable, but in any case we arrived in the small winery town early and checked into El Balcon, a nice hostel with a large kitchen and a sunny roof terrace. It also […]

Cuzco and Machu Picchu: Showpiece

May 15, 2011


I bottled out on the mammoth bus journey from Lima to Cuzco and flew instead, a decision I considered justified as the journey took a mere hour instead of the almost full day the ambling bus would have taken. As it was, I was able to check in to my hotel (deliberately a quite sedate […]

‘Poor old Chelsea’

September 5, 2009


It is hard to find too much sympathy for mega-rich Chelsea as they face a transfer embargo for tapping up a young player. They’ve been accused of it before and it’s good to see some action being taken. It is a little harsh, however, that it is only Chelsea that have been singled out. There […]

Premier League

August 13, 2009


My thoughts on the upcoming Premier League season, which begins on Saturday. Arsenal To my mind Arsene Wenger’s side are the most vulnerable of the Big Four, with the departing Kolo Toure and Emmanuel Adebayor, the latter especially given that the club appears to lack someone capable of scoring 20+ goals a season, not adequately […]