So, another tournament, another heartbreak for England. I posted a couple of weeks back asking for fans to get behind their players because they were showing signs of improvement, and were playing well. I’m not going to apologise for that … Continue reading England Out, Hodgson Resigns – Who Will Take Us Forward?
So, ten days on from my post asking England fans to start encouraging the team, and I must admit it’s been something of a frustrating group stage. England, as I said before, have played really quite well. They’ve had the … Continue reading England get Iceland: Beautiful Draw or Banana Skin?
If only there were a bit of positivity in the world eh?
England kicked off their Euro 2016 campaign on Saturday night against Russia, and by Sunday morning social media was filled with people questioning England’s abilities, saying that the coach doesn’t have a clue and that England will be going out at the group stage again. My opinion?
2016 brought with it a new air of optimism on Wearside, and that optimism hit almost instantly with an improvement in form, slight in stature but with last effects that would carry the lads home right through the end of the season. A 3-1 win over Aston Villa on 2nd January did little really (at least at the time), other than to put a bit more space between them and the only club below them in the table, but there was proof that Sunderland did have the potential to fire on all cylinders when the chips were down. Aside from … Continue reading Sunderland 2015/16 Season In Review – Part 2: The K-Factor and Sunderland Survive