By the gasworks wall #1: “Yeah? How’s that then?”

INTRODUCTION: A FLASHBACK TRUE STORY .. Me being introduced to the then Salford City chairman by my pal Tommo a year or two before the class of 92 took over (worth noting that Tommo knew hardly anything about FM apart from what I'd told him the pub every week): TOMMO: This is Daz, he's just … Continue reading By the gasworks wall #1: “Yeah? How’s that then?”

Heathens Global #12: final save review (aka the anatomy of an obsession)

So after 2209 hours (or about 92 days) of gameplay over two editions it's all done with the quintuple, ending with the FA Cup final win over Liverpool and a bloody perfect save-ending win in the Champions League final against City at the Bernabaeu, oh yeah baby 🙂 Whilst I am sad to see the … Continue reading Heathens Global #12: final save review (aka the anatomy of an obsession)

Heathens Global #11: make mine a (League and FA Cup) double

Just a short blog here with lots of piccies due to work stuff, but as the title says we only went and bloody did it, winning the league by 11 points and also the FA Cup in an absolute battering of Everton who barely had a shot on target, oh yeah baby 🙂 It would … Continue reading Heathens Global #11: make mine a (League and FA Cup) double

Heathens global #9: Paris, Bank Street

Corey Evans, Manchester Evening News, 13th March 2025 We are a cynical bunch as journalists, accustomed to waiting for hours for a glimpse of players exiting a coach to assess a downbeat look as one stoops beneath his Beats headphones to indicate a sagging mood or a spat with the manager, or a hidden fitness … Continue reading Heathens global #9: Paris, Bank Street

Heathens global #8: dissecting a Manchester massacre

Sooooooo, this happened .. To say that I was distraught at this worse defeat of the save and OUR whole history to our greatest rivals just a mile away from these hallowed terraces of New Bank Street is of course an understatement. I was absolutely raging with myself. These are the same terraces that were … Continue reading Heathens global #8: dissecting a Manchester massacre