The ‘second ball’ gets a bad rep. Largely because it’s most common usage can be heard bellowed on any council pitch on a Sunday morning – though the meaning has been lost in translation. Its Sunday morning definition is more… Continue Reading
It’s a bizarre feature of post-season blues that takes the dedicated football fan into new or previously ignored territory, just to distract them from the season being over and a new one being months away. Some pretend to like tennis… Continue Reading
I’m sure many of us have heard of The Marshmallow Test. Established at Stanford University in the late 1960s, children were confronted by the dilemma of eating a marshmallow they’d been asked not to eat or waiting until the end… Continue Reading
Christmas is well and truly over. My recycling bin can vouch for that. But there’s one feature of the festive season that I wish I could force upon every member of the Notts playing staff: a copy of A Christmas… Continue Reading
The vacuum created by a departing chairman, manager, GK coach, Academy manager and approximately 1,500 fans has seemingly turned all remaining Notts fans into unofficial captains of HMS Notts County on her ill-fated voyage to the depths of League 2.