Tag: Football

Newcastle and Watford stake their claim to be included in any break away Super-League

Following claims that the big clubs in England are considering joining the likes of Real Madrid, Barcelona, Bayern Munich, FC Midtjylland and Metallist Kharkiv in forming a break-away Super League, the onus has been on smaller Premier League clubs to prove they are able to make up for the kind of excitement promised by regular meetings between the likes of PSG, Borussia Dortmund and SC Freiburg. Continue reading “Newcastle and Watford stake their claim to be included in any break away Super-League”

Proposed EURO Super League gets fans approval as they realise no-one wants to watch Southampton anyway

With the news this week that top European clubs were planning to form a breakaway 16-team European ‘super-league’ in 2021, there has been an outpouring of excitement and joy from football fans across the globe. We caught up with a few to gather their thoughts. Continue reading “Proposed EURO Super League gets fans approval as they realise no-one wants to watch Southampton anyway”

Hibs boss, Neil Lennon, coining it in after friendly local derby

Hibs manager, Neil Lennon, was left stunned, and almost lost for words, this week when he was struck by a coin at the end of a ‘feisty’ Edinburgh derby (which saw two officials also struck by ‘missiles’ – though not apparently of the ground-to-air variety – and Hearts’ keeper receiving a well-intentioned punch in the face). Continue reading “Hibs boss, Neil Lennon, coining it in after friendly local derby”

Real Madrid are 4 points off the lead, are they looking for an English manager?

After a perilously poor start to the season, it seems the Spanish giants Real Madrid are already on the lookout for a new manager. Sitting a heinous 4 points from the top of La Liga having been beaten by Levante (a team they thumped 1-1 last season), the club is ready to can their current boss, the mid-ranking sales executive-turned-professional football manager, Julen Lopetegui. Continue reading “Real Madrid are 4 points off the lead, are they looking for an English manager?”

The Chatty Chimp is owned and operated by Chattychimp Ltd