The History Boys Part 1 – Carlisle United

Posted by on Apr 21, 2011 in Uncategorized | 3 Comments

In the first of what we hope will become a semi-regular series suggested by John McGee of the Carlisle United Blog ‘Bring Me the Head of Keith Mincher’ he revisits the dirty past of some of his club’s most notorious villains to suggest that history should, perhaps, cast a fairer eye on their efforts. If you would like to contribute for your own club then get in touch through the

The Monday Profile: James Berrett

Posted by on Mar 21, 2011 in Uncategorized | One Comment

Today’s profile has been penned by John McGee, author of a thought provoking post for us on fan ownership just a few weeks ago and steward of the site, Bring me the Head of Keith Mincher. Now, John, one of the few bloggers outside The Two Unfortunates whom I have actually had the pleasure to meet in person – and confirmation therefore that at least some football bloggers are

Democratic Republics of Football?

Posted by on Jan 25, 2011 in Uncategorized | 5 Comments
Our latest guest post comes from John McGee, gaffer of Carlisle United website, Bring Me the Head of Keith Mincher. The topic of fan ownership has been hotly debated on blogs and twitter in recent weeks. Here, John attempts to make sense of the strident opinion swapping.The topic of fan ownership has become something of a footballing hot potato recently with first The Guardian’s North East football