Football has always been my life. I can still remember my first match like it was yesterday. I was 7 years old when I came on as an early substitute for Bromborough Boys Football Club. As you can imagine, the game was frantic but in the midst of the madness, the ball fell to me at the back post and instead of panicking when faced with the chance of scoring my first ever goal, … [Read more...] about Jurgen Klopp – The Master Of Emotion & Reconnecting My Love For The Game
Was beating Barcelona 4-0 a better performance than winning in Istanbul? On the face of it it's a simple question and it's one that should give an easy answer. For me I'm going against the grain and probably against popular opinion to say it was and here's why. 2005 in Istanbul as it's been pointed out to me online was a magical night. One that really only we are … [Read more...] about Barca Victory The Best Ever?
So it’s coming home then is it? I’m not too concerned of the whereabouts of football if I’m honest. The truth is, I wasn’t even aware that it had been under investigation as a missing sport or even been mislaid by the original owners Italy (calcio). I’m more concerned with the important stuff like how to prevent myself from losing one of a pair of happy socks or if Liverpool … [Read more...] about Where is it? Is it coming or going anywhere?
Monday of a Champions League final week was a strange day. Stage one was the realisation that Liverpool Football Club will play in the Champions League final on Saturday night. Stage two was when the tedium kicks as you realise that you have to wait 5 full days until kick off. People often say that the average man thinks about sex every 30 seconds, well, I've honestly thought … [Read more...] about Champions League Final Week – The Longest Week.
Ahead of Tuesday's Champions League Quarter Final vs Manchester City, we asked some of our LFCDaytrippers for their predictions ahead of the big game...... Jamie Holme (@JamieHolme) "I can't wait for this one. I said before the first leg that I felt this Liverpool side was tailored made stylistically to cause Manchester City problems and I don't see that changing in … [Read more...] about Champions League Quarter Final: Manchester City vs Liverpool – LFCDaytrippers Predictions