SUMMER… full of repeats. We even got the same League Cup draw. Anyway, in that spirit here’s one I did earlier on the twitter tittle tattle and electronic pub-talk that is the annoying white noise that deafen and distracts us through the close season.
It’s from almost exactly two year’s ago when the rumour mill – a cocktail of fiction, wishful thinking and guesswork that rushes in to fill the news vacuum – was in full swing.
Only the names have changed, the rest remains valid I think. And it will give you all something new to talk about. I am genuinely interested in readers views on this corrosive trend inside the football bubble that reflects badly on society as a whole.
Continue reading I Heard It Through The Grapevine… (Reprise)
BORO fans have drawn up their summer transfer target wish list…
Blackburn Rovers prolific one-in-two £10m rated hitman Jordan Rhodes.
And, what the hell, why not his £7m rated strike partner Rudy Gestede as well? Either/or. They’ll do. And maybe Sako from Wolves – on a free but said to be asking his suitors for £50k a week. He’s good. Or Vydra from Watford.
And obviously, Jelle Vossen back on a real deal. Plus Pritchard. Bamford and Ake on loan. Reuben Loftus-Cheek? Maybe a keeper? And a centre-back? Let’s have a quick scan down the Premier League released list, there’s bound to be a few bargains in there…
Blimey did Boro win at Wembley? Where’s all the money coming from?
Continue reading Beermat Budgeting For Boro’s Summer Spree