After All THAT, West Ham Made One Paltry Defoe Bid and Whimpered Away - But a Warning to Other Clubs?

West Ham have given up on Jermain Defoe and slunk off to find someone more receptive to their disruptive tactics and silly little bids. What a palaver that was - and all for little actual substance. But Hammers' fans surely have some questions tonight about how Slaven Bilic has started this transfer window. [More]

An Absolute Disgrace, Ellis Short - Do You Have Any Ideas Please Sir?: Burnley 4 - Sunderland 1

An absolute disgrace as the old year limps to a close for Sunderland and brings down the curtain on an eventful but difficult 12 months. The only plus-point may be that owner Ellis Short will surely realise that if he wants to sell a Premier League club, he needs to inject at least some cash in the transfer window which will open in a matter of hours. [More]