The other thing is, that assuming Raya does not become a total disaster (I don’t think he will and think he is very good, when not handing out free gifts to oppo forwards) it’s not in the financial interest of the club as he is a high value saleable asset and dropping him for any sustained...
The yellow and black seats are not so new. I came across these pics of an art project I did for the GPLZ in New Road at GP in 2006. It was only up for one match, but clearly the colour scheme made an impression.
I’m a teacher and 2 significant things happened in class this week:
1. A 14 yr old Chelsea supporter, was talking about Brentford as a team that should and will be playing in the premier league. With total conviction and sincerity.
2.A 17 yr old with an emerging interest in football, said They...
The prawns are off.
the lettuce is limp.
the bread is curling in the corners.
This is far worse than a bad taste in the mouth. This is full on poisoning of the guts of the club. The results will be unpleasant, smelly and many will resent having to experience the inevitable fallout.
I still remember the chronicle headline:
‘It’s Dean Soldsworth ‘
Gutted. Not even first rate punnery could soften the blow.
Every sale has hurt, but even though the upcoming ones should induce unprecedented levels of gut wrenching disappointment, I understand the process a bit more now and...