Archive for category Sport

Manchester Great Run 2006

I came 8201st, with a time of 55 minutes and 13 seconds!

Barton Rides Again

They ran the Joey Barton competition again, so I got to send it in. Here it is on the Guardian site.

Joey Barton

The Guardian rightly pulled the Joey Barton competition. Barton was sent home from City’s preseason tour (which was funny), but after the Gallery was subject was announced, Barton’s brother was linked with the fatal attack on Anthony Walker (which wasn’t). So, given that there weren’t as many laffs to be had, the subject was changed. Still, here’s my effort.

Sami Hyypia

Huzzah! First time up, and I got second prize. Look!

Not for the first time, someone doesn’t know what to make of my surname. What do they mean, “suspiciously named”?

Anti-Glazer Flashmob in Manchester

Cantona Wallpaper

Manchester United team photograph with every player’s face replaced by that of Eric Cantona. Click on one of the links below for the image in JPEG format at the appropriate resolution, and use it as your desktop wallpaper.

1280×960 | 1024×768 | 800×600

The picture was scanned from a poster bought outside Old Trafford during the 1996/97 season. If you have more information about this picture, please contact me. Happy to give credit where it’s due.