Author Gos

  • The Power Of Love…

    The Power Of Love…

    Football is a tribal thing, you tend to support the team from your town or city, the team of your country, this then brings a natural rivalry to the fore. Obviously throughout history nearby tribes, villages, towns and even countries have fought long and hard over territory, land and other assets such as oil in the modern world. This rivalry is always simmering in the back ground and is responsible for much of footballs hooligan element, the cause of fighting in the streets and mass […]

     
  • Southampton Four, Newcastle United No Show – A South Coast Exile’s Report!

    Southampton Four, Newcastle United No Show – A South Coast Exile’s Report!

    As a toon fan in exile living on the south coast, I relish the chance to see the lads up close and personal, it is slightly different to the home games, the die hard travellers are joined by the rag tag band of lads and lasses that for whatever reason follow NUFC and like me don the black and white stripes and head for the game. This Saturday had a couple of extra bonuses for me, my son, his mates (all toon fans) Sirles and […]

     
  • To Our Troops Abroad, Whoever You Support, Happy Christmas!

    To Our Troops Abroad, Whoever You Support, Happy Christmas!

    We all love football and we all love Christmas (apart from the odd scrooge and the odd rugby fan) so as football fans we get to have both over the festive period and how good is that? It starts at a very early age, you tear the Christmas wrapping off that soft package with boredom being the primary expression on your face as you expect another pair of pyjamas, only to replace that expression with one of absolute delight as the paper falls away to […]