As my long-suffering comrades in the press box know only too well, your aging correspondent doesn’t need much encouragement to regale all and, yes, even sundry with what I like to imagine are fascinating stories from my life in — yikes! — going on 40 years in the inky trade.
Sat, 21 Jan, 2017
Mon, 28 Dec, 2015
Manchester United have fired a further message of intent to their Premier League title rivals by confirming the arrivals of Germany World Cup winner Bastian Schweinsteiger and Southampton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin.
Tue, 14 Jul, 2015
It was probably the nerviest 90 minutes of the season — so, so close, yet the potential to balls it up was there in most of our minds, which is ridiculous given our home record, who our manager is and the fact we are the best team in this league by a country mile.
Mon, 04 May, 2015
UEFA president Michel Platini’s vision of a European Championship spread across the continent came to fruition in Geneva yesterday, as Wembley Stadium was chosen to host the climax of Euro 2020 with 12 other cities — including Dublin — joining the party.
Sat, 20 Sep, 2014
Whisper it, but the emotions around Old Trafford edged, ever so slightly, from outright hope towards expectation over the weekend. Not that any of the Manchester United fans travelling to Bayern Munich’s fortress in Bavaria would ever dare admit it.
Wed, 09 Apr, 2014