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F**k you Manchester

One of the highlights of my every morning, sad bugger that I am, is the ‘memories’ feature that Facebook has now. If you’re not familiar with it – every day Facebook shows you a selection of things you posted on the social network a year ago today, two years ago […]

Stadio della Roma

Decades of anticipation were brought to an end in the early hours of this morning New Zealand time when Associazione Sportiva Roma unveiled plans for a new stadium. Think I’m exaggerating? I am but not in the way you might think. The new ownership of Roma may have only started […]

Guest Post – Dove sei adesso il capitano?

By Stephen Coutts You could see it coming. Despite skippering Lazio since 2008 following Luciano Zauri’s loan move to Fiorentina, Tommaso Rocchi was reduced to a bit-part player last season under then new boss Vladimir Petković. Injury didn’t help either, and neither did fighting for a place with prolific German striker […]

Veni Vidi Vici

I’m quite conscious that I am long overdue for a post on local New Zealand football. I was all set to get along to a game this weekend, but I had forgotten that the NZFC is taking a break for the Oceania Olympic Qualifying Tournament. Next weekend, I’ll be in […]