John, The Cornerstone – CDZ 022

Arguably the finest manager player partnership to grace English football is Brian Clough and John McGovern. Clough knew the key to success, which culminated in his Nottingham Forest side becoming the first British club to retain the European Cup, wasn’t just a character such as Peter Taylor in the dugout balancing his eccentricities, but a character… Read More John, The Cornerstone – CDZ 022

Engineering the Blueprint? Back to the Drawing Board – CDZ017

It wasn’t quite the lacklustre title defence we were forced to witness two years ago, but it’s not been the barnstorming assault on back to back titles we hoped for back in August either. With the sun set on this years campaign, there’s clarity on where and why it went wrong. Early exits from the… Read More Engineering the Blueprint? Back to the Drawing Board – CDZ017

My first, my last. Plus, Do we know our best side? – CDZ012

My first, My Last, My Everything Avid readers of Corazon will notice there’s been an absence of content since last season’s climax at home to West Ham, when we lifted our second Premier League title. And it’s been due to the shame I’ve had to conceal, that I know support a different team. Well, I… Read More My first, my last. Plus, Do we know our best side? – CDZ012

So It Ends, Champions. Plus Copa Mundial – CDZ011

  It’s staggering to think what we actually do with ourselves when summer roles around and there’s no football. In a World Cup year, City’s league triumph has quickly been forgotten. Whereas two years ago Joleon Lescott and Gareth Barry joined Roy Hodgson’s squad along with Joe Hart and James Milner, it’s just the latter… Read More So It Ends, Champions. Plus Copa Mundial – CDZ011