Hunter Davies is a journalist, broadcaster and profilic author perhaps best known for writing about the Beatles. He is an ardent Tottenham fan and writes a regular column on football for the New Statesman.

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18 March 2002
I spend such a lot of time watching football, often managing seven live games a week on TV, plus going to football in...
11 March 2002
The commentator was going on about Sven, how hard he works, he's here, there and everywhere, never misses a match,...
Sport
04 March 2002
We set off with such anticipation and excitement just before ten o'clock, Derek's car loaded with enough food and drink...
Lifestyle
25 February 2002
I've had flu all week, despite having had an anti-flu jab, what a waste that was, and it's been so boring, staying...
Sport
18 February 2002
In Mustique last month, I had a drink with Felix Dennis at his house, and he said something that has hung around in my...
11 February 2002
While on my January summer hols, I wasn't totally cut off from football. I didn't see any matches on TV, read reports...
17 December 2001
Halfway through the season, more or less, so it's time to look backwards, sideways, upwards, onwards. Highest Highlight...
10 December 2001
I got a call last week from Jim White, a friend who works on the Guardian. He said he was acting as tutor to a bloke...
03 December 2001
In a few days, that will be the European games over till well into the new year. And which British teams will then be...
26 November 2001
One of the attractions of going to football is screaming and shouting, roaring on your team. Almost as enjoyable, for...
19 November 2001
There are two questions to be answered before we progress any further with the season, three if you count Nobby Stiles'...
12 November 2001
What a surprise I got when I went over to Waterstone's in Hampstead last week. I don't usually go there. The staff are...
05 November 2001
I've lost my half-season ticket to Arsenal. It started about four years ago, when a friend who supports Arsenal (no one...
29 October 2001
I didn't really want to go to see Spurs on Monday evening. The weather was wet and horrible, having to drag myself...
22 October 2001
On Wednesday 3 March 1999, Wimbledon were about to play Sheffield Wednesday in a Premier League game. In the team coach...

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