Why England is the odd one out when it comes to player vaccinations?



By Tony Attwood In the Bundesliga: 94 per cent of players have been fully vaccinated against Covid.   In Serie A the figure is higher: 98 per cent.   For La Liga it is 93 per cent. For Ligue 1 in France it is 95 per cent.   In the Premier League it is 77 per cent. The …

Uefa plans to torpedo Fifa expansionst programme: and how!



By Tony Attwood Europe and South America are planning a “new world championship”.   It is, of course, not an issue being widely discussed in the Fifa supporting English newspapers, although the Daily Mail did break ranks and cover it recently, but the story is out in Europe and all over their media… Here is what …

So it’s another where I can say “I was there”; but some memories are not so good



by Tony Attwood My best “I was there” moment is undoubtedly, “I was there for the final game of the unbeaten season”.    Last night doesn’t replace that moment, but it’s another one for the little collection: “I was there when Charlie Patino scored on his debut.” And although I am sure this won’t go …