Things We Sort Of Learned: Dirty Leeds (H)

It was a day of celebration and reflection. Tears of joy and sadness flowed down from the stands as our very own miniature hero bade his final farewell. For the final time this season (we won’t be at Hillsborough) we mention some stuff about the game that you may also remember from watching it. If you were there.

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Wes: A Footballing State Of Mind

Norwich City’s little master bids us farewell on Saturday, and the Little Yellow Bird is leading the Wesbutes. Zoë Whitford takes a look at the sadness of the occasion and the Hoolahan state of mind.

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Wesmageddon

​​​​​​​For when the One Great Scorer comes to mark against your name, he writes - not that you won or lost - but how you played the Game. From Alumnus football by Grantland Rice

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Things We Are Sort Of Guessing: Cardiff (H)

Oh, East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet. Till Cardiff come to Carrow Road, who hopefully we’ll defeat. Colin’s Cardiff Crew are up next at nFCR. What the bejesus will happen though? We don’t have a clue, but we have a guess.

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Things We Sort Of Learned: Aston Villa (H)

Well, that was fun wasn’t it? The sun shone, the only rain was the torrent of goals, everyone was happy and Ipswich lost. The Villains were arrested and the good guys won for a change. Great success. But what happened and what did Zoë Whitford and Rich Jeffery learn from it?

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Things We Are Sort Of Guessing: Aston Villa (H)

The Aston Villa Ex-Canary Globetrotters roll into town this weekend for 90 minutes (plus time added on) of association football. Whatever happens we will finally get an answer to the burning question of whether Timm Klose or Steve Bruce has the bentest nose as those Canary CBs of past and present have a proper schnozz off.

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Things We Sort Of Learned: Reading (H)

Well, it wasn’t quite a magnificent seven again, but we did do another win against Reading. Another double to the season’s tally too. It was cold though eh? Really, really cold. But what else did we learn? Hmmmm?

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Things We Are Sort Of Guessing: Reading (H)

Reading are the visitors to what will be a chilly nFCR on Saturday. Hopefully they will meet the full force of Grant ‘The Beast From The East’ Hanley, or will they get a right Royal welcome courtesy of our obliging home form? Who knows? We certainly don’t, but that’s not stopped us writing about it anyway.

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Things We Are Sort Of Guessing: Barnsley (A)

Well, Hull (a) was a disaster, wasn’t it? City travel to Oakwell tonight for the rearranged fixture, looking to warm everyone’s cockles with a victory. There is sickness, injury, disappointment galore, but can Farke’s men respond well?

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Things We Are Sort Of Guessing: Hull City (A)

*GENUINE NEED FOR THE AWAY KIT KLAXON* City travel to play the Humberside Wildcats on Saturday in the ‘Robbie Brady couldn’t fuck off quickly enough after we got relegated’ derby. But who are The Humberside Wildcats and what might happen? Hmmm?

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Things We Sort Of Learned: Bolton (H)

We absolutely slaughtered Bolton 0-0. Murdered them. If it had been a boxing match it would have been stopped at half-time. But it was a football game, and one of two halves. Well they all are aren’t they? But what I mean is, oh just read it already.

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Things We Are Sort Of Guessing: Bolton (H)

The smell of Ipswich will hopefully have dissipated from FCR by tomorrow, and the lighting and toilets repaired. The invoice is in the post Marcus. Cheers. All in good time to welcome Bolton Wanderers and their fan for a kick about. Will their manager tell him to fuck off though?
 

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