Well hello there. Welcome back to the 2021 CM Cup and more precisely Groups A and B. By the end of today we could know the identity of our first qualifiers into the knockout rounds but likewise there are teams scrapping to stay alive. Things are getting interesting and I’ll get you scores, you’ll find them here first on Robot Wars. Might have mixed my intros there.Continue reading
Well hello! We’re onto day three already, or if it feels like day 30 then well done for sticking with us. After today we’ll have seen all teams show their hand and amongst them are the defending champion and the 2019 winner. Both are bald – read into that what you will.Continue reading
Hola! It’s time for day two of the 2021 CM Cup where we’ll see 8 more teams make their bow. We’ll see four of the blog squad, two debutants and two regulars. It’s an exciting time and to start, we’re off to the Verbiststadion.Continue reading
Good morning to you and welcome to the 2021 CM Cup. Over the next two weeks via the method of a daily blog entry we will go from 24 teams to one overall champion. It is the fifth annual CM Cup and I can’t wait to find out who is going to walk away as the champion. You can read the preview here if you want to remind yourself of the runners and riders but otherwise, let’s get on to today’s action where we’ll see Groups A and B get underway.
If you missed it, we had an “opening ceremony” last night which you can relive here:Continue reading
Ahh the end of Season 7, the most finely poised of the seasons. Granted we are nowhere near achieving our aim of overhauling Ajax at the top of this infernal league but we are above PSV, so that’s a start. I’m not even sure the gap to Ajax is getting smaller year on year but nevertheless, we are still in the hunt for a European place next season either by league position or, if you will suspend reality for a minute, winning either the Pints Cup or the UEFA Cup. I won’t hold my breath.Continue reading
Here’s Nathan for one final time this season. This save is only just getting warmed up so I do hope it’ll be back in a few weeks!
Evening all and welcome back to the world where everything is upside. In this update we will look to finish season 1 and do a round up of all the active leagues. With Rangers, We have already been promoted and the title should follow shortly. We are also in the UEFA Cup QF. So let’s wrap up season 1.Continue reading
Happy Monday! For one last time this season, let’s see how Matt is getting on over at AFC United…
The Premier League might be over in reality, but for AFC United, it’s coming up for the end of Season 6 for my motley band of Man Utd alumni. In part 17 we got our act together to mount something resembling a title challenge and we’re still involved in the FA and Uefa Cups, and it’s on the FA Cup where the action picks up…
Derby are our opponents and if the question is David Brown, then they don’t have the answerContinue reading
Hello! Welcome back to the Retirement Academy, where a team of 5 oldies and 5 youngies (and a keeper) are trying to take over the Dutch League. Toppling Ajax was the original target but frankly getting anywhere near them would ne a start. We sit 10 points adrift as we pick things up in season 7…Continue reading
Nathan the Gent is here with his upside down leagues. Rangers are looking good for a promotion but what about their European ambitions?
Hello everyone and welcome back to this crazy upside world where i’ve taken over Glasgow Rangers who are in Division 3. We’ve opened up a 10 point lead at the top of the table and find ourselves in the UEFA Cup Quarter Finals against Helsingborgs. So without further ado let’s dive into this update.Continue reading
Good morning and happy Monday. Here’s Matt with the latest from AFC United.
Hello and welcome back to more ramblings from my Man United alumni. We’re a third of the way through our 3rd season in the Prem and after the highs of our title winning season, last year paled in comparison. We are aiming to put that right, but nothing will be instant.
We left Part 16 in the familiar surroundings of 5th in the league but our action restarts in Europe, Portugal to be exact.
We have a nice 5-1 cushion from the first leg so some fringe players come in – yes, Michael Own is fringe when you have David Brown – but he makes his mark in the 13th minute only for To Ze to make it 6-2 on the night. Owen stretches our lead further until some minor panic when Silva and Maniche add further goals either side of a Twiss red, but it’s all Acidemica in the end.Continue reading