Football Clichés


Adam Hurrey's analysis of the language of football: Enjoying the World Cup with @TeleFootball and #babb. The book's out in October 2014.

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Meanwhile, on the Copacabana, I ask the usual question...

Best seat in the house at Griffin Park...

80% repossession #lol

Amsterdam airport. I find the holy replica grail.

My collection of unused Messi superlatives:

Awful breaking news: my quagmire-enhanced Sunday league thrashing has been called off.

Name the former West Ham star I've just found spouting clichés on Norwegian TV:

Commentator: "I'm not sure what the collective term for Championship managers is..." I suggest "slug".

And here it is... RT Think we need another scale - from 'smashed' all the way down to 'stroked'.

Hanging up your boots?

loves his Football Cli-shirt...

1996 - when goalkeepers never moaned about match balls:

The PGE Arena has landed:

British Airways getting right in the spirit. When did you last see a football that had black and white panels?

Warsaw. Imposing.

So it IS possible to HAVE ONE EYE on a game...

Clichè retweet heaven.