Steve Bruce tactics, and United Legends save the day

Steve Bruce tactics, and United Legends save the day

While things are looking glum for Spurs, are things looking up for Newcastle? In a word no, no they’re not. But there is a brochure out that makes Steve Bruce sound awesome. Amidst the takeover talk and getting stiffed by Leicester, the Magpies must be relieved...
The end of Bury FC, Cantona Speaks and Mendy Sharks

The end of Bury FC, Cantona Speaks and Mendy Sharks

This week we ask what exactly happens in the fit and proper person test, what noise does a shark make, and has King Eric given the greatest speech since the seagull and the trawler?   On The Left Side is written and produced by Ant McGinley and Jim Salveson, in...
VAR Takeaway, Robot Referees and Sanchez leaves United

VAR Takeaway, Robot Referees and Sanchez leaves United

Technology in football is here to stay and it looks like there’s more even more coming. But could Robot Linesmen be really bad news for the likes of Mike Dean? VAR isn’t working out so well, and after not enough penalties were given this weekend...
Angry Man United fans, and is VAR ruining football?

Angry Man United fans, and is VAR ruining football?

The Premier League is back and no one is enjoying it. Instead, everyone is getting very angry about a whole load of stuff. Manchester United fans are getting angry at Ed Woodward and his transfer dealings whilst everyone else is getting angry about VAR and how its...