A youth game descended into farce after Bath City's youth team had five players and their manager sent off following a row about underpants.
Darren Adie, refereeing the contest against Newport County, contentiously ruled that some of the Bath team's underwear contravened the official rules.
The FA's rule 4 says "if thermal undershorts are worn, they are of the same main colour as the shorts."
Several players fell foul of the ruling, wearing white pants which were visible…Continue
Added by Anthony Oliveri on September 29, 2011 at 8:27 — No Comments
United Arab Emirates midfielder Theyab Awana has been killed in a car crash, the country's football federation have
confirmed. Awana, who played club football for Baniyas, died after being involved in an accident when travelling back from training in Al Ain to Abu Dhabi. He…
Added by True Fans Admin on September 26, 2011 at 11:37 — No Comments
I love football….. why?
Many football fans want to prove they are the biggest and best… why?
I love football….. no more than the next person….. no less!
I have played/watched/read about football my whole life. I am an Arsenal fan and Season Ticket holder and also a fan and Season Ticket holder of my local club Southend Utd.
But my love of football does not stop at those two clubs….
I watched the Spurs game…Continue
Added by Anthony Oliveri on September 20, 2011 at 11:06 — No Comments
Am i jumping the gun this early in the season?
Maybe so but at this moment in time i find it very hard to see how my beloved Arsenal can recover from there worst league start in over 50 years, 5 prem games played, 3 lost,1 drawn and 1 won.
The draw was to a weakened Newcastle, and the one lucky win at home to a newly promoted Swansea,
whose unfortunate keeper made an uncharacteristic error which could well have cost them the point that there good passing…Continue
Added by ozzie h on September 19, 2011 at 9:00 — No Comments
Mansfield Town have appointed the youngest chief executive
in English football.
Carolyn Still, 29, has previously worked in the fashion industry for Bulgari
She succeeds Steve Barker, who has accepted a new position within chairman
Added by True Fans Admin on September 13, 2011 at 17:07 — No Comments
Players V Managers
So many different opinions on this, especially now that Gyan has gone out on loan...but this is mine agree or disagree it’s my opinion.
Yes Gyan left today, but for how long did we stick with him, how long since he last scored?!…Continue
Added by charlotte henderson on September 10, 2011 at 15:30 — No Comments
With Steve McClaren coming close to the brink of quitting Nottingham Forest after just five matches in charge, we look back at some of the shortest managerial stints in the history of football.......
This article from Yahoo Eurosport is a must see..... http://uk.eurosport.yahoo.com/the-rundown/article/7957/
Added by True Fans Admin on September 5, 2011 at 8:44 — No Comments
Added by brandon on September 4, 2011 at 10:10 — No Comments
Today is the 17th anniversary of the death of one of England’s finest footballers.
Many of today’s young football fans will not know William Ambrose Wright. He was born on the 6th February 1924 in Ironbridge, Shropshire.
William attended Madely Senior School and was a star for the school team.
After seeing an advert in his local newspaper for trials at Wolverhampton Wanderers William applied and set the wheels in motion on what would turn out to be a hugely successful…Continue
Added by True Fans Admin on September 3, 2011 at 9:00 — No Comments
Firstly i am extremely pleased in the last minute deadline-day dealings done by my club Arsenal.
Some of you may have read my post last week regarding my doubts and worries about us been able to get in 3 or 4 big signings before the end of deadline day.
Ok so there was no marquee £25 million plus signing to ease the pain of losing Cesc and Nasri like eden hazard or
yan m'villa as was touted by the press, but on the whole i am in a much better place than…Continue
Added by ozzie h on September 1, 2011 at 8:00 — No Comments