Tag : sunderland

Losing innocence: David Moyes and the Pandora’s Box of sexism

2 years ago / 0 comments

You’ve likely seen the video by now. You don’t need me to tell you how it goes. David Moyes’ words to the BBC’s Vicki Sparks have been endlessly debated since the footage entered the public domain on Monday. “Just getting a wee bit naughty there at the end, so just … Read More

Sunderland Sunk by Sensational Leeds

3 years ago / 0 comments

Women’s football     University of Leeds 3rds 5- 2 Sunderland 2nds  Captain Jade Lord bags a brace First time in LUUWAFC’s history that all three teams win on same day THERE was a lot of pressure on the Leeds University Women’s Football 3rd team as they arrived in Sunderland to … Read More

Table Tennis – Sunderland seen off in cup clash

4 years ago / 0 comments

The Leeds Mens Table Tennis 2s are through to the next round of the BUCS Northern Conference Cup after recording an impressive 12-5 victory over Sunderland 1s, winning 12 games to their opponents five, and showing real skill in doing so. The afternoon started well for the Gryphons, when the … Read More

Sport | Netball – Tempers flair as Leeds fall to Hallam

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds 2s v Sheffield Hallam: After losing by just two against Hallam in the first half of the season, tensions were high going into the game. In a fixture with infamously bad umpiring,  the seconds were going to have to push through to pull out a win. The first quarter … Read More

Sport | City take first step to quadruple with Capital One Cup win

5 years ago / 0 comments

Wembley was host to the Capital One Cup this weekend, seeing Manchester City aim to secure their first trophy under new manager Manuel Pellegrini. Despite what was a strong performance from Sunderland, City proved too much after coming from behind to win 3-1. Manchester City were overwhelming favourites going into the game and … Read More

Sport | Women's Basketball – Leeds 70 – 28 Sunderland

5 years ago / 0 comments

Leeds continued their fantastic unbeaten start to the season this week with a comfortable 70-28 victory over Sunderland. The visitors arrived an hour late due to heavy snow in the North, but it was the flurry of points scored by Leeds that they needed to be most wary of. The … Read More

Sport | Premier League – Review and Predictions

5 years ago / 0 comments

With almost a quarter of the Premier League gone we’re making our predictions for what will be an incredibly competitive season First Place – Chelsea With Mourinho back at the helm and a vital win against Man City at the weekend, Chelsea are looking like real favourites to win the title. The … Read More

Sport | Men triumph over Sunderland in Tennis

5 years ago / 0 comments

The tennis served up a mixed bag for Leeds thirds, as the men won 12-0 while the women were unable to overcome their opponents, losing out 8-4 at the John Charles Centre for Sport. Facing a Sunderland team who had beaten local neighbours Teesside last week, the men began with … Read More

BTL: The Managerial Merry-Go-Round

6 years ago / 0 comments

Jack Arscott Between the Lines As the managerial corpses pile up, the Barclay’s Premier League shows no sign of slowing down. The days may be over when clubs would splurge silly money on languid Spanish centre forwards whose only answer to stuttering form is to change the colour of their … Read More

Live Review // Field Music @ Cockpit

6 years ago / 0 comments

  Is anyone like Field Music? Do the same musical attention to detail, the clever tempo-changes and brotherly love exist elsewhere in the same way? Field Music are certainly cleverly increasing the love for key-changes we lost during episodes of the X Factor over the years, so there’s no question … Read More