2016 has seen a disgusting rise in hate-fuelled rhetoric on our streets, in our media and even down the local pub. Racism has become not only acceptable but the norm. Brexit and the abhorrent racism which followed, Donald Trump’s disgusting face and opinions, it’s fair to say that 2016 has left a vile taste in … More Yorkshire St. Pauli FC – Thank you.
It’s 3am on a Monday morning and my alarm is going off this doesn’t happen very often and when it does it means a long day ahead. This time tho it feels different yes its going to be a long day but it’s a day I’ve been looking forward to for so long and … More A Flight, A Football match and A First
It’s rare to see a manager afforded time in the modern era of football. A few bad results and the blame generally lands at the managers door and ends in them being removed from their position. Why? Because it’s the only thing you can change. You can’t remove the entire board, you can’t change the … More Stand By Your Man.
Good news. FIFA declared earlier this week that racism had been solved, and we could all stop worrying about it. No, seriously, they did. In a week in which FIFA disbanded it’s anti-racism task force and local Leeds Conservative (wait, what, she’s LABOUR?!) MP Rachel Reeves declared we had to stop racist attacks by urm…curbing … More FOOTBALL PEOPLE
Slightly delayed match review… One of the most highly anticipated fixtures for St Pauli was the opening game of the 16/17 season was the opening game away to Stuttgart. A truly massive game to kick off the season was hosted at the Mercedes-Benz Arena. A nearly full 61,000 capacity stadium anticipated a tense affair between … More Stuttgart – St. Pauli