Pub talk – City won’t win title without Tevez
Everyone has a friend who likes to recycle opinions they hear from the media. So, in order to catch them out, Clean Sheets deliver five of the most overused football observations coming to a drinking establishment near you…
“City will not win the title without Carlos Tevez” – Mark Lawrenson on the blues’ chances without their Argentinean captain.
“Sam Allardyce did brilliantly at Blackburn on a shoe string budget” – Kevin Gallagher bemused by the recent sacking of Big Sam.
“Hiring Gary Speed is a risk” – Barry Horne on his former teammates’ new role as Wales manager.
“Stoke do have flair players in Ricardo Fuller and Matthew Etherington” – Chris Kamara sticking up for the Potter’s style of play.
“Newcastle supporters need to get behind Alan Pardew if they are to win games” – Andy Gray gives the new Toon boss a vote of confidence.