The Painful Goodbye Needed As Ranieri’s Fairytale Over

Walking out of fitness training on Thursday evening despite the best efforts of Doris, as any 18-year-old in 2017 would do, I checked my phone for any important messages and a quick scan of social media before the drive home.

Hammer Blow for Bilic & Co

Slaven Bilic said he was left feeling “very disappointed, angry and frustrated” following West Ham’s 1-0 defeat at the hands of Leicester City on Saturday.

Vardy Treble Inspires Foxes To Fantastic Victory Amid Grief For Guardiola

Leicester without a win in their last five league games. Their talisman without a goal since September. Their number one out injured. Their midfield general suspended. Their wizard’s magic deserting him. A refusal to shake up the squad or formation. Up against arguably the best squad in the league. You can’t blame Foxes fans for…

Poor Poachers Fried As Cooks Turn On The Heat

Oadby Town fell to a 3-1 defeat at home to Cogengoe United yesterday afternoon, with a disappointing performance in the pouring rain at Freeway Park resulting in the visitors leapfrogging the hosts in the bottom half of the United Counties League Premier Division.

Point For Poachers After Hustling With Harrowby

Oadby Town ended their five-game losing run with a draw at home to fellow strugglers Harrowby United, with an injury time equaliser preventing the home side from claiming all three points at Freeway Park.

Poachers’ Winning Streak Ended By Visitors Yaxley

Oadby Town’s three-game winning streak came to an end this afternoon as visitors Yaxley beat the Poachers 3-1 at Freeway Park to extend their own winning run to six games. Yaxley opened the scoring early on before doubling their lead just before the hour mark. Oadby pulled one back from the penalty spot to give…

Euro 2016: The Awards

Following a tournament which had moments of sheer brilliance, sheer disappointment and sheer madness, it was 2004 finalists Portugal who were crowned European Champions for the first time with Eder’s long-range effort enough to beat hosts France in the final. Portugal’s shock triumph as well as the successes of minnows Wales and Iceland were just…

Euro 2016: My Team Of The Tournament

GK: Hannes Halldórsson (Iceland) – Despite conceding the most goals in the tournament (9), the Icelandic stopper also made the most saves (27). It was these saves, along with a formidable team spirit and the support of their passionate fans, which helped Iceland progress to the quarter-finals of their first ever major international tournament. Although…

Dilly Ding Dilly Dong!

Leicester City were presented with the Premier League trophy on Saturday as they were crowned Champions of England for the very first time in their 132-year history. Captain Wes Morgan and manager Claudio Ranieri lifted the famous trophy together as celebrations inside the King Power Stadium continued.