Dont stop! Go, go, go!

Any UK people reading this will know what has inspired the blog title, its the Sky Sports promotional video for the start of the Premier League season tomorrow evening. Yes, having barely seemed to have been away, probably even more so because of the World Cup, football (or for US readers, soccer) is back! In truth, strictly for the lower leagues it started last week, but who worries about minor facts like that? 😛

So yes, as from Saturday (Yes, Huddersfield have a home, 3.00 kick off this Saturday), I will again be trying to beat the rush from the ground after work. Unfortunately, because I finish at 4.00, which gets me back into Huddersfield just about the same time as the football fans are hitting town, post game, and traffic chaos in town, especially as the ‘wonderful’ First Buses seem to vanish off the road at the same time…rolls eyes…!

Yes, my sole interest in football, apart from trying to win a fortune in Sky Sports silly games (free, or I wouldnt bother), is finding out when Huddersfield are at home, to try and avoid the idiots! Mind, if you’d told me a year ago that they would still be in Premier League, me, and most other people would have laughed at you. But a 16th place finish (out of 20, 17 stay up) and here we go again! No, these football contests, just lots of wild guesses, but quarter of a million (or more), for fluking 6 correct scores, who knows? Never going to happen, but guessing is no worse than knowledge, lets face it. Would solve numerous issues for me, for sure!

Oh, and for my US readers, their football (NFL) season (albeit the warm up games) start tonight. Well, there was 1 game last weekend, but for 30 teams… I now gather all teams have gone over to mobile ticketing only, so thats my chance of going to a game over, lol. Not that I was likely to, at those prices, but anyway… Just thought I’d better acknowledge it, thats all.

Right, video time. For my younger readers, who have no idea what this is, its a 78 rpm record. They disappeared when I was a youngster, but I do remember them. Unlike vinyl records, they broke easily! Ah, the memories…and for those in UK, this is the full version of the Sky Sports ad song

 

5 thoughts on “Dont stop! Go, go, go!”

  1. I’m a UK reader but sorry, I didn’t know what inspired the blog title. Not all of us are fixated on sports.

    And nobody worries about minor facts like that. Just pick the facts you like and go with them. That seems to be the method nowadays.

    It’s interesting to see that American football prices are as silly as ours. Why do people pay them?

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    1. The words of the song, honey. I cant actually stand our brand of football, but it seems to be on every sports channel for the last month or so, and I do watch golf, cricket, and stuff. American Football ticket prices are even more crazy than football, and I have no idea why fans of either sports pay them, to be honest!
      I’m only surprised I didnt get a comment about the fast spinning record from you!

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  2. Thanks Nistha. For some reason I didn’t pick up the response to my post.

    I never heard that record and I’ve tried on a number if occasions. As soon as the record starts my mind seems to go blank and I can’t remember anything until the end and I wake up again.

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