Davo’s quote of the day

“The rung of a ladder was never meant to rest upon…but to enable man to put his other foot higher”

Class shows as Pies dominate the Dockers

Collingwood are still top of the AFL ladder after a comfortable win over Fremantle at the MCG, and they looked more than a contender a Grand Final place. Led brilliantly by Brownlow Medallist Dane Swan, who ended the match with 43 possessions, seven tackles and two goals, the Magpies set up the win with a … [Read the full story]

‘Come back, Carlos, from Argentina’

Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez has not returned from Argentina for a meeting with the club, but talks have been held with his representatives. The 27-year-old had been requested to return to England by the Barclays Premier League heavyweights after he flew home to visit his family last week, apparently without permission from his employers. … [Read the full story]

Wake up and Smeltz the coffee, Shane scores again

Perth marquee man Shane Smeltz scored his third goal of the A-League season to inspire the Glory to a 1-0 victory over Wellington Phoenix at nib Stadium on Sunday. Smeltz latched on to the end of a beautiful set-piece play to notch the winner in the 33rd minute, lifting the unbeaten Glory to equal top … [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]

Eels season finished by Tigers

It’s all over for the Eels as they get closely beaten 20-18 by the Wests Tigers The Eels had just gone down 20-18 in a thriller to Wests Tigers at Parramatta Stadium, and Burt was blaming himself. With just seconds left on the clock and Parramatta charging home with their finals hopes on the line, … [Read the full story]