Normally during a pitch invasion people rather lose their heads. Having the freedom of a football field tends to turn people drunk, leading to them running around like an idiot before eventually climbing back into the stands like a rabbit returning to its hutch even after the door had been left ajar. read more »
Winning a major international tournament should always be a cause of celebration, not a time for getting into bother. But Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama did his best to get himself in trouble in the aftermath of his side’s African Cup of Nations win by trying to pick up the referee.
An overjoyed Enyeama’s initial response to the final whistle was to try to hold the match official aloft.
Perhaps he was struggling to contain his excitement at the prospect of a week of free sex.
It isn’t quite up there with Ali Dia’s substitute appearance for Southampton back in the day, but radio station Talksport were duped impressively on Friday night by a fake Twitter account for the former Nigeria, Derby and West Ham defender Taribo West.
West was something of a cult hero with his green and white hair braids and his legendary Champ Man legend status, and therefore you would have expected Talksport to check the validity of what seems fairly obvious a parody account.
Instead, they invited ‘Taribo’ to speak about the African Cup of Nations for a few minutes, even taking the opportunity to call Arsenal a small club.
Bloody hell eh. Malaga nine away games contain nine goals, and then when I get involved they go and win 3-2 at Mallorca. Goals, goals goals. Still, both of the other bets came in, including Matej Vydra’s first goal against Nottingham Forest. Our Coventry money was returned as they lost a lead but held on for a draw.
This meant that we were able to make profit again, but it could have been more. And no £25 bets only to get screwed over this week. read more »