Football Diary – What are the chances


THE most dreadful aspect about the controversial goal scored by Nani for Manchester United in their 2-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on Saturday was not that it was allowed, because there are arguments both ways on that issue, but the pathetically weak behaviour of referee Mark Clattenburg.

Continue Reading

Football Diary – “Life ain’t about the shirt you wear”

AS the footballing world whipped itself into a frenzy last week over the financial shenanigans at Liverpool and Wayne Rooney’s dramatic loss of form at Manchester United, two managers offered rare words of wisdom amidst all the media hysteria:  Everton boss David Moyes, speaking to the Independent newspaper before his side’s home game against neighbours Liverpool on Sunday, made some telling remarks about his rivals.

Continue Reading

Learn English 2019