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Brixton via Birr
Sports Reporter — Guardian
As seen in:  Guardian, Irish Times

Football Weekly podcaster, TalkSport sidekick and purveyor of 'lazy', often 'biased' journalism. Would also trip if collecting an Oscar

Champions League review: Lampard v Touré and Messi v Ronaldo — "People should either be caressed or crushed," wrote that stereotypical old Italian romantic, Niccola Machiavelli. "If you do them minor damage they will get their revenge; but if you cripple them there is nothing they can do. If you need to injure someone, do it in such a way that you do not have to fear their vengeance."

Manchester City v Bayern Munich: Champions League - live! — Minute-by-minute report: Can Man City save their European season with a win over the German champions? Find out with Barry Glendenning

Shouting encouragement while watching Holby City — Playing Bayern Munich is difficult at the best of times, what with their only discernible weakness being a goalkeeper that's grown so bored with never having to do anything bar deal with the occasional back-pass, he has taken to doing so with a range of avant garde flourishes that looks likely to end in ignominy sooner rather than later.

Football transfer rumours: Jürgen Klopp to manage Liverpool? — With both teams in full on Crisis Mode after weekend defeats at the hands of Manchester United and Crystal Palace respectively, it's no surprise to see Arsenal and Liverpool dominate those bits of the back pages devoted to the potential quick but expensive fixes offered by dabbling in the transfer market.

Arsenal v Manchester United: Premier League - live! — Minute-by-minute report: Follow all the action from the Premier League showdown, with Barry Glendenning

Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend — Chelsea entertain West Brom in their first home match since José Mourinho criticised home fans for failing to generate much of a din against QPR early this month.

Football transfer rumours: Juan Cuadrado to Manchester City? — Dreadlocked Colombian winger Juan Cuadrado was one of the stand-out players at the World Cup last summer, but remained at Fiorentina despite persistent attempts by this column and other scurrilous peddlers of baseless football tittle-tattle to move him elsewhere.

A patriotic shade of Pantone 279 — With more than 52,000 tickets reported to have been sold for what most present will be hoping turns into a re-enactment of the Battle of Bannockburn at Queen's Celtic Park this evening, it would take a knave to dismiss the fixture as a meaningless international friendly.

Scotland v England - live! — Minute-by-minute report: The Auld rivals meet at Celtic Park in a friendly. Follow all the action with Barry Glendenning

Several pints of Foaming Peacemaker — Watching Friday night's 22-man saloon brawl between Scotland and the Republic O'Ireland, the Fiver couldn't help but wonder if events would have unfolded much differently if nobody had thought to add a ball or referee to the equation.
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Nov 27, 2014

@MiguelDelaney @kenearlys Also features the word 'senescent', which I had to look up in the dictionary. Must be getting old.

Nov 27, 2014

Testimony of 'not particularly well educated' Bob Geldof (educated in posh Dublin school Blackrock) fails to save Andrew Mitchell? Ouch

Nov 27, 2014

RT @MortimerMurphy1: Great night at the KDL soccer awards - John Delaney - Emma and Gilesy - great sing song - great craic - Emms awesome singer #KDLAwards

Nov 27, 2014

One of funniest people i know + have worked with: @dgjones pretending to know shit that happened a while ago on C5. Presume it's #cunt

Nov 27, 2014

Ha! @MazzyK I was there for first time in 8 years about 2 months ago. Hasn't changed a bit.

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