We all love a random overseas signing, don’t we? For those of you questioning the quality of the current squad, I still vividly remember 12 years ago when Notts fans – desperate for some sort of boost – were in… Continue Reading
Five-year plans have come to have something of a bad name. Despite a promising start under Joseph Stalin, revolutionising the means of production in the Soviet Union, the term has come to be associated with the sort of corporate bullshit… Continue Reading
Everyone knows the old paradox of Schrödinger’s cat, simultaneously dead and alive. The Austrian physicist who devised it probably didn’t see the parallels that could be drawn with English football decades later, but here we are. The English lower leagues… Continue Reading
It’s always been a minor gripe of mine that managers, particularly at our level, place all the emphasis on having – or, usually, not having – their own signings at the club.
For a businessman who made a large portion of his money in recruitment, the irony of outgoing owner Ray Trew’s poor track record when it uame to appointing managers wasn’t lost on Notts fans.
“You can’t polish a turd but you can roll it in glitter” – Shaun Derry (ex-Notts County manager) Let’s not sugar coat it, 2016 has been a steaming pile of crap for Notts fans. So bad that even if you… Continue Reading