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Dougie Brimson. Author, screenwriter, serial moaner.

Tag Archives: manchester United

The Folly of David Moyes.


It cannot possibly have escaped your attention that Manchester United sacked their manager David Moyes this week. Similarly, it cannot have escaped your attention that he has been replaced by … Continue reading

April 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Nets, coins, hooligans… you couldn’t make it up. But you don’t have to.


Over the years, I have heard a lot of people talk absolute bollocks about the issue of hooliganism and in particular, the reasons why certain individuals behave as they do. … Continue reading

December 14, 2012 · 1 Comment

Black players union… more like a kick in the balls to the fans.


A week or so ago, I blogged about the issue of racism in the wake of the awful events in Serbia and quoted quite a lengthy passage from my own … Continue reading

October 25, 2012 · 5 Comments

Chelsea FC – The Samantha Brick of football.


Not for the first time, the great game finds itself dragged into the news for all the wrong reasons. Thanks to Ashley Young and his shameful theatrics for Manchester United … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · 1 Comment

Why Arsenal have snatched a major victory from the jaws of the drubbing monster!


Like many people, I was somewhat stunned by the hammering Manchester United dealt out to Arsenal at the weekend. It was the stuff of legends and will no doubt haunt … Continue reading

August 30, 2011 · 6 Comments