steve bruce

the fictional forays of ronnie o'sullivan

A Potentially Seminal Critical Analysis Of Ronnie O'Sullivan's Literary Debut

Ronnie O'Sullivan has brought out a thrilling snooker potboiler called Framed, and we've only gone and fucking reviewed it.
Seamas O'Reilly
12.16.16
november 1994

Bonfire of The Vanities: Manchester United's 1994 Humbling at The Hands of Barcelona

In November 1994, Manchester United were thumped 4-0 by a team that I had neither heard of nor seen play. Their name was FC Barcelona, and they were truly magnificent.
Jim Weeks
11.3.16
the bruising battle for the england job

Comparing England’s Depressing Managerial Options: Steve Bruce vs. Big Sam

After a week of talks with the FA, it looks like a straight fight between Steve Bruce and Sam Allardyce for the England job. Who’s more likely to lead the Three Lions to glory, then?
Will Magee
7.20.16
football was better when i was young

Throwback Thursday: United's European Nightmare

20 years ago, Manchester United crashed out of the UEFA Cup to the little-known Russian side Rotor Volgograd.
Jim Weeks
9.24.15
Football

Premier League Live Blog: The Final Day

We're liveblogging the final day of the Premier League season. Join us to watch the relegation battle decided, the Europa League spots settled, and Steven Gerrard say a final farewell to English football.
VICE Sports
5.22.15
Football

The Ballad of Steve Bruce: Premier League Punching Bag

There is something enduring and beautiful about Hull City manager Steve Bruce, the self-confessed 'dinosaur' with an unsullied love for football.
Ben Machell
4.13.15
A Small Minority of Idiots

The Ballad of Steve Bruce: Premier League Punching Bag

Another season of the Hull City manager will soon have passed: a comfortingly familiar sack of puffed-out cheeks, rueful sighs and inevitable negative goal difference.
Ben Machell
4.13.15
Sports

Five Things We Learned from This Weekend's Football

The penny finally drops for Van Gaal, QPR are fucked and Steve Bruce's neverending comedowns.
Callum Hamilton
3.23.15
A Small Minority of Idiots

Five Things We Learned from This Weekend's Football

Newspaper curses, 30-minute substitutions and the Pirlo belter to end all Pirlo belters.
Callum Hamilton
12.1.14
steve bruce's love of football

Steve Bruce Loves Football With Unabashed Passion

The day Steve Bruce's love for football dies will be the end of the beautiful game as we know it.
VICE Sports
7.15.14