Tag: Daniel Peacock

The Scattergun Approach

Oh how you red dogs are already wanting to shoot me down for even bringing this up in a headline. It made you look though, clickbait is the word, you… read more The Scattergun Approach

Football Is Home

Congratulations to the England Women’s Football Team who beat Germany in dramatic late fashion at Wembley Stadium yesterday to lift the European Championships trophy, a first major tournament win for… read more Football Is Home

Inspiring A Generation

There’s a video of a young girl doing the rounds on social media, probably no older than five or six-years-old, dancing and singing arms up in the air to ‘Sweet… read more Inspiring A Generation

Jesse Lingard – A Transfer To Divide Opinion

I’m getting a bit sick of it to be honest. Football pundits old and new, people in the game with knowledge and experience, people outside the game just wanting to… read more Jesse Lingard – A Transfer To Divide Opinion

Is Lingard The Icing On The Cake?

Nottingham Forest have today completed a huge statement signing of England International Jesse Lingard on a season long deal rumoured to be worth over £120,000 per week in wages. The… read more Is Lingard The Icing On The Cake?

An Emotional Farewell

Holding back the tears has become far from easy to do as Nottingham Forest goalkeeper Brice Samba bids farewell to the City Ground, in an emotional message put out on… read more An Emotional Farewell

Forest Planning Their Premier League Business

For less than two weeks now, Nottingham Forest have been a Premier League club and whilst the dust starts to settle on a stunning Sunday at Wembley, a magical Monday… read more Forest Planning Their Premier League Business

The £170m Game

Nottingham Forest take on Huddersfield Town this weekend in the most lucrative game of football on the planet, the difference in winning and losing, said to be more than £170m… read more The £170m Game

Golf Club Review: The Nottinghamshire (May 2022)

A long awaited local golf club I first went to in July 2021 was the sublime Nottinghamshire Golf & Country Club where I reviewed the Championship Course and back then,… read more Golf Club Review: The Nottinghamshire (May 2022)

Biggest In Twenty Years?

The facts are that if Nottingham Forest win their next two matches, they will be ‘almost certain’ to gain automatic promotion to the Premier League for the first time since… read more Biggest In Twenty Years?

Notts Build Lead Over Durham

Durham 230 v 371/3 Nottinghamshire (County Championship Division Two) 22.04.22 *day two (of four) If Carlsberg did Fridays they would favourably put Notts in control of cricket matches so that… read more Notts Build Lead Over Durham

Notts Attack Rips Through Durham

Durham 230 v 50/0 Nottinghamshire (County Championship Division Two) 21.04.22 *day one (of four) It was a good day for Nottinghamshire who bowled out their hosts Durham and reduced a… read more Notts Attack Rips Through Durham

A Drunken Day At Trent Bridge

We’ve been calling him Scotch John for the last ten years… It’s only now that he tells me his name is ‘Duncan’… Those of you who know will know, Scottish… read more A Drunken Day At Trent Bridge

Jack Colback’s Left Boot

Not many better goals have been scored at the City Ground than the left footed thunderbolt volley by Jack Colback in the 4-0 demolition last night against West Bromwich Albion,… read more Jack Colback’s Left Boot

Notts Battling Hard At Sussex On Day Two

Sussex 375 v Nottinghamshire 214/5 (County Championship Division Two) 08.04.22 *day two (of four) Awoken to the alarm of day two on the adjacent south east coastal towns of Brighton &… read more Notts Battling Hard At Sussex On Day Two

Golf Club Review: Oakmere (Apr 2022)

I’m not denying I’m a fair-weather golfer. I played once in December and scrapped January off completely, a couple of pleasantly dry days in Feb meant I dusted off the… read more Golf Club Review: Oakmere (Apr 2022)

Notts Shaping Up Ahead Of Season

Nottinghamshire 130/1 & 192/5 v Warwickshire 197/4 dec & 115/3 (Friendly) 26.03.22-27.03.22 *two day match drawn The sun shone on Nottinghamshire and Warwickshire over the weekend as both sides shown… read more Notts Shaping Up Ahead Of Season

Football Through Drones – Grassroot T.V

Non-league football fans locally might have recently started to notice a weird looking bright orange hovering object delicately propelling in the skies at the side of some the counties pitches…. read more Football Through Drones – Grassroot T.V

Are Football Fans Being Forgotten?

There’s an old saying in the game which goes something like ‘football is nothing without fans’ but in some ways, with little thanks to COVID and lockdown disruptions over the… read more Are Football Fans Being Forgotten?

The Trillion Dollar Conman

Local sports fans might be interested that there’s a latest podcast in BBC Radio 5 Live’s Sport’s Strangest Crimes series, titled The Trillion Dollar Conman which unless you were there,… read more The Trillion Dollar Conman