By the time I rolled into Hull, everything was pretty much falling apart. The night before in Sheffield, the local derby had been a passionate, loud … nil-nil. Then an alarm in a building near my hotel went off all night, so I got no sleep. The night before that I only had five hours […]
Read All About Reading FC
Here's everything I've written about Reading -- the stadium, the club, the city, and matches I've seen there.
Seems everybody in the world is trying to get tickets to a Premier League game, but here is some advice I wish more people would follow: Forget the Premier League and check out the lower leagues. Why? Here are some starters: Tickets are a whole lot easier, as in “Walk up to the ticket office […]
Update, 2017: This post was written in May, 2014, and is largely unchanged. Leicester City are still in the Premier League, and Reading are still in the Championship after losing the (dreadful) 2017 Playoff Final to Huddersfield Town. I have always referred to the first day of any trip to England or Europe as […]