Episode 19

May 24th, 2008

Barcelona – such a beautiful horizon
Barcelona – like a jewel in the sun
Por ti sere gaviota de tu bella mar
Barcelona – suenan las campamas
Barcelona – abre tus puertas al mundo
If God is willing
Iif God is willing
If God is willing
Friends until the end
Viva – Barcelona
So they lost then.
No, of course not, they won! Well done Barca! [...]

Episode 18

May 20th, 2008

Beware false prophets! They will not bring fat profits! “Bristol are flying and Wycombe are total shite” he said. “It’s a CERT!” he said. “Do it. It fits perfectly with your strategy” he bloody said! Who said all this? Pete “The Prat” Wager – that’s who.
I should never have listened to a man who looks [...]

Episode 17

May 16th, 2008

A good weekend for me then as Arsenal won yet again as did Chelsea. I see Man U failed to win again and cannot now see them retaining the Premiership title, which bodes well for my outstanding “Arsenal to do the double” bet!
My theoretical ÂŁ1000 bet on Celtic also came good (they won 5-1) so [...]

Episode 16

May 14th, 2008

Yesterday evening I realised, after the match had started, that Liverpool were playing Bulgarian team Levski Sofia in the first leg of their 3rd round UEFA Cup tie. Blue Square sometimes let you place bets “in running” which in effect means during the match. The odds change on the various outcomes as the match progresses. [...]

Episode 15

May 10th, 2008

Bloody hell!
Right that’s it – I`m giving up on Man U. It is now obvious to me that they are badly missing Rio Ferdinand who is currently serving his suspension for missing a drugs test. They are leaking goals like.. . like ….like a great big goal leaking thing. I also think long-standing United coach [...]