the first instigator of meet-ups was their arrival to ours for the weekend to go up to the mighty St Andrew’s for Birmingham v Blackburn. It was a great day, despite Mrs TBN-to-be being left at home too hungover from the night before to make it out, we had a great day. Beers flowed, Blues won 1-0 and the day went well. Continue reading Brothers in Football (and Beer)
I was recently harangued by a friend for not having written a piece about Blues in some time with the accusation that now we are on the uppers I don’t have anything to moan about and therefore no blog posts to write. Continue reading Back to The Blues
I know as Blues fans we’ve all seen ups and downs. From the Kumar’s to Leyland Daf cup winners; from the Carson era to winning the League cup and a subsequent Europa League campaign right through to Zola’s reign in charge there have definitely been joys and sorrows. But what I can never remember is feeling despondent about my club. Continue reading Blue Hearts MIA
Five days ago Steve Cotterill took charge of his first game as manager since Harry Redknapp’s somewhat surprise sacking last month. Continue reading Blue Fever
I can gauge how awful we have been both on and off the pitch by how much abuse I get from the Luton Town fan in the office. The moment he pipes up taking the piss I know it’s bad. And so, by 9.30am I had taken all the flack the office had to give me. Like I say, I’m not Birmingham based, so the flack I got was marginal compared to some I’m sure but I am still left feeling embarrassed by my club. Continue reading Trillion Trophy Asia are ruining The Blues
In my head it was simple – get to half time without conceding, we have a chance to get a result from the game. Well, 57 seconds into the game that plan went out the door. Continue reading Edgy Blues
Pre-season is finally over and the 4 month wait for the football season to commence is drawing to a close.
So what can be made of the close season and what do I think the season has in store? Continue reading Another Season, Another Set of Expectations