Episode 23

June 28th, 2008

Damn. Took my first step back up the mountain and slipped on an icy patch. To make Thursday evening more interesting I decided, in my wisdom, that there would be 2 or 3 goals in the Celtic / Barca match. Celtic won 1-0.
I am now down to just 38p and the minimum bet you [...]

Episode 22

June 24th, 2008

OK I won, but I am not going to start shouting about how “the rehabilitation has begun” – again – because I have a bit of a mountain to climb, and not much money to spend on ice-picks and those shoes with spikes on the bottom. Not to mention thermal underwear and a nice fluffy [...]

Episode 21

June 20th, 2008

I have got to stop betting on Man Utd. I now feel I am solely responsible for their recent bad run. I feel as though it is because I am betting on them that they are losing. Ridiculous I know but that is how I feel. I have supported them since I was about 9 [...]

Episode 20

June 18th, 2008

OK so they were FA Cup Quarter Finals and not Premiership matches – but my reasoning still applied. And of course they both won! I feel Man U are now on a run and therefore fully expect them to beat Porto in the second leg of their Champions League match tomorrow evening. I am so [...]