31st January 2019
Steve Bruce could have lived without having to justify his decision to take a month off work immediately after...
30th January 2019
I was struck by one of the photographs that captured Steve Bruce enjoying a break with the England cricket...
29th January 2019
I do my utmost to avoid watching those pundits hired to offer alleged analysis on football matches, writes Vernon...
3rd December 2018
Mark Hughes has been sacked as manager of Southampton. What took the club so long?
25th September 2018
Spectacular volleys are always a delight to watch. But did the fantastic finish by John McGinn, his first goal...
29th November 2015
It’s rare that Alan Shearer says anything of interest on ‘Match of the Day.’ But when he speaks about...
26th May 2014
I’m old school. I have been against the play offs from inception and I have not changed my mind...
15th May 2014
I shall set the scene. February 1982. I am at Boothferry Park, home of Hull City. I am there...
13th May 2014
I can recall my first visit to York racecourse. It was May 1980 and, as sports researcher for Yorkshire...
7th May 2014
It wasn’t my biggest return of the football season (that came via a 109/1 magnificent 7 teams to win...