We all live in a Matamata Bus, a Matamata Bus...

“We all live in a Matamata Bus, a Matamata Bus, a Matamata Bus. We all live in a…” To the tune of the Beatles’ Yellow Submarine.

From the back of the Bus

Here's a little more from our recent travels

Your Final

Your Final

Posted by admin on Jan 11, 2015

As we burst head-long into another year it’s easy to forget it wasn’t so long ago we were taking part in the biggest sporting event on the planet – the World Cup final. As a lasting memory of that Monday morning (Sunday evening in Brazil) I couldn’t think of any movie better than this one. Put together by the German DW – Kick-off! team it covers this event off perfectly. See ya Brazil 2014. Roll on Russia...

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England v San Marino

England v San Marino

Posted by admin on Oct 13, 2014

This was my first trip to Wembley so the game itself was less relevant than actually turning up and watching it.

The fact that San Marino were the visitors was far from a turn off as it meant this was the cheapest game of the Pilgrimage so far (30 quid for the two of us) and the place wasn’t overloaded. Only 55,000 people were there so it was relatively easy to get in and out.

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Spurs Double-Header

Spurs Double-Header

Posted by admin on Oct 7, 2014

When the Europa League group stage draw was being made I was hoping for a home game on Thursday October 2 which, among other things, happens to be Jean’s birthday.

Thankfully the UEFA gods were kind, giving me the perfect birthday present, and completed my pilgrimage match itinerary with an early-October Tottenham Hotspur double-header.

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