Category: Football

I used to play a bit, now I just watch West Ham and major tournaments

Man v Fat Football Logo

Man v Fat Update

It’s been over eighteen months since I signed up for Man Versus Fat Football and in that time we’ve played five seasons, are about to complete our sixth one, and I have finally hit my...

A Panini World Cup 2022 sticker album and stickers

Got Got Need 2022

It’s a World Cup year and that means it is also Panini World Cup Sticker Collecting Time! The biennial event of throwing money at little packets of stickers has arrived and so I’ve bought my...

Man v Fat Football Logo

Losing Weight The Man v Fat Football Way

Lockdown and The Covid haven’t been great for me healthwise. As I no longer commute to the office I’m not walking a few miles each day.

Premier league footballers in a montage

Football Season Is Upon Us

With the football season nearly here it’s time to set up my fantasy football teams for the year. As usual, I’ll probably forget about it around six weeks into the season and then wonder why...

Cloesup of a Russia 2018 Panini Sticker Album

Got Got Don’t Need Anymore

After a couple of months of collecting, I’ve finally completed the latest Panini World Cup sticker album! As per usual, I reinstated my account to help maximise my swap potential and then cheated a...

Closeup of the official football of the 2018 World Cup

It’s World Cup Time

In a couple of days the FIFA World Cup gets underway and stupidly I’ve booked for us to get away as a family for a few days so will miss the first couple of games!...

Cloesup of a Russia 2018 Panini Sticker Album

Got Got Need – The 2018 Edition

With the FIFA World Cup getting ever nearer it’s time to start collecting Panini stickers again! The FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 album was released a couple of days ago and I’ve already ordered a...

A New Beginning

After being at the Boleyn ground for West Ham’s final match there, last night was the first game to be played at their new ground and I was there. It was a UEFA Europa League...