Wednesday, February 1st, 2006
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A fake sheikh
Shook the nation
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An indiscrete bleat
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Now, is Hiddink a hoodwink
Or just another aberration?
© Clik the mouse, 1st Feb 2006
Sven Goran Eriksson puts his foot in it again – again according to the media.
Or is he just being truthful?
Either way, he’s almost certainly being indiscrete.
Based on todays story (taken from BBCi website) :
England coach Sven-Goran Eriksson has reportedly hinted that Guus Hiddink will be the next England manager.
Eriksson told diners in a Stockholm restaurant that the PSV Eindhoven and Australia coach will succeed him when he leaves after the World Cup.
When asked by a couple, Eriksson reportedly said: “It will be Hiddink, and good luck to him.”
Eriksson’s indiscretion comes in the wake of his alleged remarks to an undercover newspaper reporter.
Eriksson’s remarks will be another source of embarrassment to the Football Association who are still reeling at the England coach’s revelations to the so-called fake sheikh.
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2nd September 2017 at 3:00 pm
Hi Crispin, Thanks so much for this encouragement (sorry, I’ve only just seen this message.) Really appreciate it. Chuffed for you that FGR went up…I live in Wokingham, near Reading. It would be great to catch up with you again.
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10th August 2017 at 8:36 pm
Just beautiful imagery Alex…love your stuff….keep on..can’t remember where you live (probably not near ‘Arry in Poole lol) but we’ll have to get you up to Forest Green one day…
Would be great to meet up… if FGR play any where near you too.let me know..I’ll be getting to the odd away game now.
3rd August 2017 at 4:27 pm
Great poem…keep on …I know the feeling!
1st August 2017 at 5:47 pm
And more nonsense please!
I’ve always been a big fan of Eddie’s!
21st July 2017 at 12:57 pm
19th May 2017 at 6:02 pm
Great poem on a wonderful achievement for FGR.
Now let’s hope my team and Forest Green battle it out for top spot next season. If the Sky Blues top the division the vegan pies are on me ! ☺
19th May 2017 at 5:48 pm
Wonderful, touching poem. You have done them proud expressing your feelings about their achievement.
5th May 2017 at 1:19 pm
Good luck! Hope to see you on Sunday if I can make it.
3rd May 2017 at 5:40 pm
Great use of wordplay on names Ianthe. Especially liked Lingard…as in a classic Cranberries song’Let It Lingar!’
9th April 2017 at 9:21 pm
Hi Graham – I’m really pleased to see that you’re annotating your poems verse-by-verse. Did you know you can also highlight a bit of text in a verse and comment on that? Hover over this comment to see what I highlighted.