03 Dec 2013

View From Across The Pond

We’re in a great time for football. At what other time in the span of footy-dum would it be possible for an American to write a weekly column for a team in London, albeit a smaller club, and be able to watch the old League Two in said country? Only

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25 Nov 2013

View From Across The Pond

It is a big thing for America to have Orlando City SC. For those who have listened to my show (Vuvuzela – Tuesdays on Blog Talk Radio 6.30pm est) you will know that I have been advocating Orlando City for a while. I’ve also said for a while that the next

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18 Nov 2013

View From Across The Pond

Yawn, Another International Break. We are on an international break worldwide and in the most part for friendlies. As I’ve said before on my radio show on blogtalk (Vuvuzela on Tuesday nights), these are pointless. It’s not that matches that are pointless or even club friendlies. Just friendlies for national teams that have just clinched

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11 Nov 2013

View From Across The Pond

The Mystery That Is Freddy Adu There was a hope by Americans that in January of 2004 there was a savior, a the man who would bring the US game to the masses. Or so the hype machine said about Freddy Adu. Now almost a decade later, he’s on the

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04 Nov 2013

View From Across The Pond

Has Football Manager Ruined Us? I’m sure most who visit the website have played either Championship Manager or one of the many versions of Football Manager. I have Football Manager 12 on right now while I’m writing. My main thought with Football Manager 14 coming out is have management simulation games ruined our enjoyment of

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28 Oct 2013

View From Across The Pond

Who Cares What Footballers Say In light of Sir Alex Ferguson, releasing another autobiography, this writer ponders the question again, why should we care what footballers and managers say? Couldn’t they leave that to the real journo’s. Oh wait, all of them are ghost written by great journo’s. We won’t

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21 Oct 2013

View From Across The Pond

With his weekly view from afar, Stephen Brandt  takes his shot at an Arsenal midfielder. You can catch Stephen as the host of Vuvuzela on Blogtalk radio … Wilshere Just Doesn’t Get It So Jack Wilshere thinks that only people born in England should be playing for England. All hell broke

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14 Oct 2013

I Don’t Get It

With his views from across the pond, Stephen Brandt returns with a swipe at the Scottish champions … Celtic are pissing me off, and that’s not good. You sell all these players, get into the Champions League, and DON’T GET ANOTHER GOALSCORER? WHY DO YOU HATE ME? Okay, so people

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09 Oct 2013

Palace Spring Surprise

After his debut on the site last week we welcome back Stephen Brandt who brings us his take on that wonderful afternoon at Villa Park … You can read more of Stephen’s work on his blog. The date April 8th 1990 will live in the minds of many football supporting

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