Championship kicks off as football fans breathe sigh of relief

The waiting is almost over as the Championship kicks back in to action on Friday night as Hull face Blackpool at the KC Stadium. For lower league fans all across the country the time is now upon you as reality kicks in. Will your pre season optimism turn to a nightmare? Is it inevitable that West Ham will romp home at the top? Can Coventry stay up? Will Blackpool go straight back up? All these questions will be answered come May next year, but in the meantime, we take a look at the front runners ... Continue Reading →

What Ever Happened To…? #2: Jan Åge Fjørtoft

Part 2 of the series focuses on Norwegian striker, Jan Åge Fjørtoft… Jan Åge Fjørtoft became a bit of a cult hero during his time in the Premier League playing for Swindon Town in the 93/94 season. His fly by celebration became infamous throughout the league. He also played in the top flight for Middlesborough and briefly Barnsley. He started his career in his home country, Norway, with Hamarkameratene. He netted 17 goals in 44 appearances in the 1986-87 season and was snapped up by ... Continue Reading →