Holloway joins Crystal Palace from Blackpool

Ian Holloway has taken over the reins at Crystal Palace after leaving Blackpool. The charasmatic manager, 49, has signed a four-and-a-half-year deal with the Eagles. Holloway, who was at yesterdays game against Blackburn but only in a spectator capacity, is joined by Keith Millen who has been named assistant manager. Holloway said, “This is a … [Read the full story]

Fabrice Muamba collapses in FA Cup match

One of the worst scenes experienced at White Hart Lane…and yet, we experienced the best of responses. Medics and physios from both clubs sprinted to his aid. Players and staff  stood together…stunned, shaken, shocked. Prayers were uttered. And then it began. The Bolton fans started it, the Spurs  fans quickly joined in. Muamba’s name was … [Read the full story]

Wales soccer boss Gary Speed hangs himself

The world of football was in shock today after Wales manager Gary Speed was found hanged at his home in Cheshire. The former Leeds United, Everton, Newcastle and Bolton star, who appeared on BBC’s Football Focus show yesterday, was aged 42. Police say there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death, which is thought to … [Read the full story]

Barclays Premier League relegation round-up and end of season ladder

An exiting last game for most of us. West Ham were already down. Wolves were 3-0 down in the first half to Blackburn but got a bollocking at half time by Mick McArthy, and they came out and scored two goals, making the final result 3-2 to Blackburn. Birmingham, who beat Arsenal in the League … [Read the full story]