Blog – ThatFootballGame

Posts in category Blog

this is just for blog entries – not the game week ponderings

GameWeek #2 Preview

Onwards!!! So, the Premier League is well and truly back. The first match week was typically full of the much-loved controversy and drama that makes England’s elite tier the  undisputed best of its kind. From Jagielka’s debatable sending off to Jorginho and Pogba’s incredible penalties, Ruben Neves’ stunner to Sadio Mane’s brace, the opening weekend […]

2018/19 Season & GameWeek #1 Pre...

Dan Wiseman is sitting in the now legendary Gameweek Preview blog chair on a weekly basis this season (more frequently at Christmas – but shhhhh don’t tell him that). Take it away Dan… So TFG’ers, here we go again. We are just two days away from start of the brand-spanking new 2018/19 Premier League season. […]

The Bottom Picker #1

An Occasional Blog on when to Pick the Worst Teams in the Premier League. I’ve played TFG for 3 years now… and if there’s one area that’s trickier than most, it’s when to pick the worst teams and get some points. When do you pick the teams that seem like they’ll never be in form? […]

DON’T BELIEVE THE HYPE / RUMOUR...

As Public Enemy once said, ‘don’t believe the hype’… and as Fleetwood Mac once agreed, ‘rumours should be the name of the album’. That’s right football fans (and music fans hopefully – or that initial sentence was pointless), the rumours are true – the wait is over. TFG is back for another season. Also, the hype should actually […]

Game Week #38 Preview

ORMEROD CROWNED CHAMP WITH GAME TO SPARE Jamie Camble, it’s time to hand over your crown! Alex Ormerod is officially the 2017/18 TFG champion with Game Week #38 still to play after Stoke’s second half horror show versus Crystal Palace meant closest rival Jeff Coleman could no longer close the 6 point gap. Ormerod himself […]

Game Week #37 Preview

Game Week #37 Preview SPURS GIVE LEADERS 3 POINTS AS SHEARER CLASS LEAD THE WAY Alex Ormerod remains 6 points ahead of closest rival Jeff Coleman, who both picked up another crucial 3 points to take the title in to the last couple of weeks of the season. With Coleman still having a game in hand, and […]