About A Roy

As predicted a few weeks ago, England have slumped out of the World Cup. I am not surprised in the least, and my pessimistic mood is set to continue now that Roy Hodgson has been given another two years as manager.

The blame can be placed on the players, on the heat, on the long season, or on whatever else you wish to turn to, but the fact of the matter is that the manager is ultimately responsible.

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England Should Keep Their Bags Packed

I don’t expect much from England this summer, and here is why.

Despite the media hype, despite the undoubted talent, and despite being a man born and raised under the flag of the England football team, I have prepared myself for the worst.

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The Brazilian Adventure Comes to an End

The sun has set on my time in Brazil, but these memories are undoubtedly going to last a lifetime.

Though the final whistle blew almost six hours ago, Rio is still in party atmosphere. The streets are buzzing, the bars are overflowing, and the traffic is at a standstill. The entire world has watched the action over the last month, and now it seems like the entire population of Brazil is out on the streets celebrating.

I would still be out there with them all were it not for a flight back to the UK in a few hours time- that’s if I can make it to the airport through the carnival outside.

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Titan Bet – The Best Job in the World

With 16 days left until the end of the application process I thought I would throw up my entry for a little bit more exposure.

My good friend Jeff told me about this wonderful opportunity that Titan Bet were offering. An opportunity they called “the Best Job in the World“, and they are not far wrong.

Dubbed “every football fan’s dream experience” the successful applicant will get the chance to travel to Brazil, and blog, tweet and photograph all the action at the 2014 World Cup.

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