Articles by Dean Mannion


The Optimist

This is going to be a tough one. It is fair to say that Burnley are definitely a side that we should be beating at…






The Curse of Flanny Alves

For all his faults Brendan Rodger actually did a lot of good at Liverpool. OK, he signed the likes of Mario Balotelli, Iago Aspas and…


Season in Review: 2008/09

There are some things in life that you just do not see coming. From the outset they look improbable and, as events unfold further, they…


The Transfer Window Optimist

I don’t use Twitter often these days. Anyone who follows me on Twitter (shameless plug for @dean_man7) will know that I only really use now…