National League Review: 24/08/2019

Leaders toppled, unbeaten runs ended and a bucket load of goals – and a long weekend to soak it all up. Who doesn’t love a football-laden Bank Holiday weekend? Solihull Moors won’t be shouting from the rooftops about what they got up to this afternoon. Their unbeaten stretch came to an abrupt end at the hands of Woking, who incidentally switched places with the Moors at the summit. All eyes were on Plainmoor for this weekend’s BT Sport offering. Torquay certainly put on a show against Aldershot – Jamie Reid’s goal on the stroke of half-time befitting of any highlight … Continue reading National League Review: 24/08/2019

From The Other Side: What Gulls fans had to say…

Browsing their main forum (apparently there is another one run by an “arrogant twerp”), my impression overall was that TUFC fans are not happy that all the focus is on how poor Aldershot Town were and them not getting the credit they deserve for the magnificent win against a team who wouldn’t have scored if they’d carried on playing until midnight. Also mentioned is the belief that this will be yet another season with the Gulls chasing Woking for the title! Here are some selected quotes for you to make of them what you will – I’ll have my say! … Continue reading From The Other Side: What Gulls fans had to say…

Ben Stokes inspires England to sensational third Test win over Australia

SIR DONALD BRADMAN. EDITH COWAN, ROD “ROCKET” LAVER, DAME EDNA EVERAGE, RUPERT MURDOCH, PAUL HOGAN, SKIPPY THE BUSH KANGAROO, AC/DC, DENNIS LILLEE, JOHN HOWARD, OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN, HAROLD BISHOP OFF NEIGHBOURS, ERROL FLYNN, JASON DONOVAN, NICOLE KIDMAN, JULIAN ASSANGE, NICK CAVE AND THE BAD SEEDS and NATALIE IMBRUGLIA, you will be “torn” tonight because your cricketers took one HELL of a beating… • Australia 179 & 246, England 67 & 362 • Stokes hits unbeaten 135 as home side level the series at 1-1 Ben Stokes steered England to a sensational Ashes Test victory by one wicket at Headingley as he … Continue reading Ben Stokes inspires England to sensational third Test win over Australia