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Craig Dobson

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In short, I'm Craig. I'm from Newcastle. I study History at the University of York. I write satire. Lots. Particularly football satire. I'm secretly waiting for Newcastle United to get relegated, so that I can jump back onto the bandwagon, after voluntarily dropping off it in 2004.

Inaction and interaction at St. James’ Park: too much talk, or not enough?

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A lack of communication and mutual respect, rather than a perceived reluctance to inject healthy sums into the transfer kitty, may jeopardise Newcastle United's season before the first whistle is blown.

Revolutions, radical change and a sense of foreboding: why French imports come with a...

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In the Age of Enlightenment, a European nation overcame financial crises and numerous regime changes to briefly flourish on the big stage for a...

QPR promotion party still on hold as FA investigate illegal payments to third party...

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Newly-promoted Queens Park Rangers are still no closer to holding their end of season promotion party, after it emerged that the FA are investigating...

Capello to hand captaincy to Gareth Ainsworth for Switzerland qualifier

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In order to avoid a repeat of the media circus surrounding the issue of the England captaincy, Fabio Capello has pre-emptively named his next...

One hundred words: an Italian’s guide to managing a foreign nation

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In what can only be described as a pamphlet rather than a book, eloquent and multilingual manager Fabio Capello has outlined how the average...

What do goalkeepers think about when they’re not on the ball?

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"The goalkeeper is the jewel in the crown and getting at him should be almost impossible. It's the biggest sin in football to make...

Arsenal turn to Bob Wilson to solve goalkeeping crisis

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Arsenal are locked in talks with former goalkeeper, goalkeeping coach and television presenter Bob Wilson as they look to alleviate the injury crisis between...