An afternoon in with Jeff

A man sits at a desk. Dominating that desk, paper. Surrounding his feet, scrunched up paper. He clutches the hair behind each temple and slowly twists it to form a tricorne. If he smoked, he’d be doing so in a furiously repetitive manner. If he drank, he would be necking back whisky. Whisky and coffee. Whisky, coffee, cigarettes and writer’s block.

Time passes and the twelfth hour strikes. Inspiration came …

Class of 2010 ready for League One challenge

Last year’s automatic promotion places in League Two looked sewn up for the majority of the season.

Notts County began the season with Sven-Goran Eriksson and Sol Campbell in situ, ended with neither but won the title. Rochdale finally exited the division after an overly length spell. Bournemouth admirably fought their way to promotion despite well-documented constraints.

All three will face the music in League One this season and optimism …