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England out, Wolves back. Bothered?

Monday, June 28th, 2010

As Wolves players old and new turn out for the first day of pre-season training today, England’s last great hope of a World Cup win (we’re told) trail home after an abject world cup.  Thankfully, and somewhat surprisingly, I feel much more positive about the former than I do negative about the latter. Never in [...]

All a-quiver and fur standing on end

Saturday, August 5th, 2006

It’s a very big day for me today.  It’s the first day of the football season.  Plymouth vs. Wolves.  AND it’s my birthday!  And I’ve got a lovely new shirt (story to follow), as you can see in this recently released publicity shot of me.  Don’t I look chic!  To clear up one point, rumour [...]

The Wolfie World Cup Round up

Wednesday, June 14th, 2006

I wouldn’t want you to think that I only watch England games.  In the spaces between lying around in bed and my cultural activities, I have caught some of the other teams in the competition.  I was very impressed with the Czech Republic (although equally unimpressed by their opponents, the USA).  I very much enjoyed [...]