"A big hyped game between two big hyped teams... it's bound to be dreadful, isn't it. A horrible anti-climax. The most tedious fare served up since the last time Chelsea played Liverpool. A complete waste of their time, your time, my time, our time. A godawful nonsense, a shambles, an embarrassment, dreck. A pathetic excuse for sport, a risible effort at entertainment, a shameful, shameful, shameful shame. A shabby spectacle. So, so shabby. Lacklustre, flat, stodgy, unimaginative, insipid, drab, dull, drab, uninspired, drab, dull, drab, colourless, drab, dull, hellish, dull, dull, dull. There won't even be a fight. Best league in the world? Aye, right you are."
Sunday, 17 February 2008
FA Cup: 5th round
Huh! Among all the results, I'm only interested in this one, as reported by Guardian newspaper's online edition. The report is scathing enough: