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Monk and Bielsa face off with eccentricity at stake
09:00 Saturday 26th October 2019

To English speakers, Marcelo Bielsa is known alternately as the Mad Scientist or Mad Tinkerer. Spanish speakers are undivided, referring to him as El Loco. This afternoon, the Leeds United boss runs up against a gaffer who could be considered…

Safe standing is coming and we should embrace it
14:30 Wednesday 28th June 2017

Shrewsbury Town have  applied to have safe standing installed at Greenhous  Meadows. While a decision has not yet been made, safe standing is on its way and we should embrace it.

Sheffield Wednesday playing the playoff game beautifully
18:15 Tuesday 16th May 2017

Sheffield Wednesday went to Huddersfield Town and earned a 0-0 draw with a defensive display. They now welcome their Yorkshire rivals to Hillsborough. They have played the playoff game beautifully. The playoffs are always a wonderfully unpredictable…

Why Yorkshire desperately need a Premier League side
15:30 Tuesday 29th March 2016

The proud northern county of Yorkshire was once considered a hotspot of top tier football, but they desperately need a Premier League side to avoid being left behind. Elland Road, Bramall Lane, Hillsborough, The Riverside, The KC Stadium, Oakwell…

Goals win games but Sheffield Wednesday have only netted twice since October
13:11 Tuesday 25th November 2014

James Dean takes a look at an Owls side that started their season well but have slid down to mid-table. After a promising start to the season, Sheffield Wednesday have gone 11 games without a win. Of those 11 games, 7 have passed without the…

A response to Alan Davies - football is not more important than life and death
01:34 Wednesday 18th April 2012

Dear AlanI read your article in the Times today, on the reaction to your comments on Hillsborough. Since I know you are particularly frustrated by some of the tweets you have received on this subject, I thought I would do you the courtesy of…

Deeper Issues Unite Fans Ahead Of Carling Cup Final
17:34 Thursday 23rd February 2012

A cup final it may be, but more important matters seem to be preoccupying the minds of both Liverpool and Cardiff City fans.Almost 23 years ago, at an FA Cup semi final between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest, British tabloid ‘The Sun' printed…

The City Is Ours?
08:23 Monday 20th February 2012

When the two Sheffield sides meet for the second time this season on Sunday afternoon in front of a packed Hillsborough it will be a clash between two former power houses of the English game. Placed second and third in the league, both are…

Joey Barton - An unlikely ally in the fight for justice
01:36 Thursday 20th October 2011

Joseph Anthony Barton. A name synonymous with trouble and controversy.After breaking into the Manchester City first team in April 2003, aged 21, Huyton-born Barton has continually found himself in hot-water both on and off the field. From sparking…