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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09 January 2012
I was watching Match of the Day and in charge, instead of Gary Lineker, was Colin Murray the chirpy, weedy, speccy,...
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02 January 2012
It was obviously very moving, not to say uplifting, har har, when Kieran Richardson of Sunderland lifted up his shirt...
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12 December 2011
I am sure you didn't notice, as you lead such busy lives - and I hate to be self-regarding, as I always give any column...
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05 December 2011
I had never heard of that player who helped stuff Man City in the Uefa Champions League, scoring two goals for Napoli,...
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28 November 2011
I was at the optician's last week, having my eyes tested, and I got talking to the Sikh ophthalmologist. I was dreading...
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16 November 2011
Well that was a turn up. Before the game I was making a list of ten reasons why England are always rubbish. After their...
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14 November 2011
Got a bad back, pulled something doing something silly - a Jimmy Greaves back, as we call it in our house, after the...
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10 November 2011
I wonder how many people will now become Man City fans. Young, impressionable persons, knowing no better, will fall in...
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31 October 2011
I used to be small, weedy and asthmatic as a boy. I know, hard to believe, when I turned out a hunk, but through my...
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24 October 2011
We all have to face awful decisions in life. On Sunday, lying in bed, the staff having brought me my morning tea, I...
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17 October 2011
I hate it when there are no Prem games.What is a sad, pathetic, Billy-no-mates creature to do except mope around, lorst...
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10 October 2011
Some years ago, I went up to Manchester with a TV film crew to interview George Best. They were all very excited that...
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03 October 2011
What is wrong with Arsenal? Should Arsène go? I bring you exclusively the results of an intensive, spot-on, world-class...
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26 September 2011
It was thoughtful of Gary Lineker on Match of the Day, just before the Aston Villa v Newcastle match, to share with us...
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19 September 2011
So soon in the season and yet already so many mysteries. How did England get ranked fourth in the world ? Obviously a...

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