Conversations with Danny Brothers (Northampton Town)

Posted by on Sep 30, 2011 in Conversations with | No Comments
Conversations with Danny Brothers (Northampton Town)
Our latest conversation is with Danny Brothers, author of a number of posts for us including a look back at Northampton Town’s 1996-7 play-off winning side. Danny runs his own blog and this has the obligatory moniker, A Load of Cobblers, although he spreads his net beyond the watershed of the River Nene to League 2 as a whole, joining forces with our last interviewee Ben Mayhew

Conversations with Ben Mayhew (Torquay United)

Posted by on Sep 13, 2011 in Conversations with | No Comments
Our latest discussion piece features Ben Mayhew, head honcho of one of the best club blogs around, Greenwich Gull – ‘a League 2 blog with an overwhelmingly pro-Torquay United bias’. Since commencing his scrawlings, Ben has actually hopped on the London Overground to live in Highgate, but retains a site name that evokes maritime leanings. He’s also embarked on a new venture and Experimental 3-6-1 has proved to be a

Conversations with Neil Allison (Coventry City)

Posted by on Jul 19, 2011 in Conversations with | 14 Comments

Our latest fat-chewing exercise has put us in the genial company of Neil Allison, landlord of the Sky Blues Blog, an essential stopping off point for all things Coventry City. If you don’t support the Sky Blues and you think your club is a selling one, read on – although it should be said that Neil generally just about manages to retain his optimism. As ever, comments are welcome

How to get ahead in Sports Publishing

Posted by on Jul 9, 2011 in Conversations with | No Comments

A few weeks ago, we published a review of Nick Richards’ new novel, Memorabilia. Nick’s book has been well received and has brought greater attention to his website Nick Sport’s Junkie so I thought it would be interesting to ask him more about the not inconsiderable task of writing a full length book, as well as the publishing process (most of the Unfortunates work in the industry in our days

Conversations with Ian Rands (Sheffield United)

Posted by on Jul 7, 2011 in Conversations with | One Comment

We complete a quartet of Conversations by picking the brains of Ian Rands and it will be hard to beat this one for anguish given that its topic is Sheffield United Football Club. Ian is of course the proprietor of the superb website A United View on Football, famous for its series of offbeat footballing charts and a burgeoning set of Dislikable XIs. Here, Lanterne Rouge chews the