Category : Football

Transfer Deadline Day: How It Happened

8 months ago / 0 comments

19:30 And with that, we are sadly going to have to bring this to an end. We shall be bringing you a round-up of all the transfer dealings at the end of the night, but for now, we have to bring this live blog to a close. It’s been fun. … Read More

Crestfallen Leeds United become laughing stock of the Championship with new club logo proposal

8 months ago / 0 comments

As a celebration of the club’s centenary next year, Leeds United FC have released designs for a new club crest. Depicting a white chest performing the ‘famous Leeds Salute’ (don’t worry, you’re not the only person who’s never heard of it), the design was announced by the club’s official twitter … Read More

Millwall grab last minute winner to break Leeds’ heart

8 months ago / 0 comments

Bitter rivals Leeds United and Millwall played out one of the games of the Championship season as the South Londoners saw off the Elland Road outfit, and also bagged their first away win of the season, in a mouth watering clash that ended 3-4. The last five meetings between the … Read More

Alexis Sanchez Nears Arsenal Exit

8 months ago / 0 comments

Manchester United are currently firm favourites for Alexis Sanchez’s signature, who looks as if his time at The Emirates is finally coming to an end this month. United are currently in discussions with Arsenal for a £30 million deal with Henrikh Mkhitaryan reportedly going the other way. Sanchez, who has only … Read More

Is Football finally coming home?

10 months ago / 0 comments

Julian Bovill discusses whether Gareth Southgate can guide England to glory at next summer’s World Cup. The groups for next summer’s World Cup, to be held in Russia, have been announced. England, the only representative from the home nations, have been pitted against Tunisia, Panama and Belgium. It is the … Read More

West Brom were right to sack Tony Pulis: Opinion Piece

10 months ago / 0 comments

 “Actually wanted us to lose the last few games, so it would speed up his departure, never thought I’d see the day when I wanted my own team to lose, that’s the extent of how bad things got”.   This was a tweet from a West Brom fan in the aftermath … Read More

Everton should aim high in their managerial search

10 months ago / 0 comments

Eric Kostadinov discusses the challenges facing Everton in their continued hunt for a Ronald Koeman replacement. Allardyce, Dyche, Silva, Simeone and Unsworth. Not quite a usual managerial list for any premier league club. Immediately, you can sense which candidates are the choices of longtime chairman Bill Kenwright, and which are … Read More

Les Rosbifs: British Footballers Abroad. An Interview with Ryan Williams.

11 months ago / 0 comments

The Gryphon sat down with Englishman Ryan Williams and talked all things football and adapting to life across the pond.  When picturing those from our tiny island travelling internationally, the image conjured is often that of “Brits Abroad”. This image may often be associated with a sun-kissed beach, drinking a … Read More

Interview: Marching Out Together – Leeds United’s LGBT+ Support Group

11 months ago / 0 comments

Sports Editor Elliot van Barthold had a chance to speak to Leeds United LGBT+ support group, Marching Out Together, about the issue of homophobia in professional football. With the group up and running for two months now, how has the general reaction from the Leeds fan base, and other supporters, … Read More

Was Eniola Aluko given hush-money?

1 year ago / 0 comments

In early 2016, the FA’s Director of Elite Development, Dan Ashworth, asked England women’s striker Eniola Aluko to contribute to a cultural review of all England teams. The result was an eight-page submission that comprised a “non-exhaustive” list of seven specific instances amounting to the “basis of a culture of … Read More