Author Archives: David

The Comolli Kop-out.

Damien Comolli leaves his post as Liverpool’s Director of Football by mutal consent.  It is widely reported that he was in charge of overseeing transfers since September 2010.  Dalglish speaks of a “fantastic working and personal relationship” and sends him … Continue reading

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Do the best sides get favours from referees?

In a week when City seemed to bottle their title tilt and Ferguson cranked up the mind games, people in and around the game looked for a reason (other than that Utd are the best team in the league) why … Continue reading

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We will show respect. Let’s shake on it.

Not so many moons ago the FA introduced a campaign entitled Respect.  This was primarily designed to target the unfair abuse and criticism of football referees.  It an admirable attempt to highlight and get rid of unsavoury player and coach … Continue reading

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Fabio Capello, Harry Redknapp and the English State Circus

The door to the circus is officially open and here at the Big Man we are buying front row tickets.  The Euros begin in June and in early February it is going predictably wrong, if a little earlier than expected, … Continue reading

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