American Christian rocker Larry Norman used to describe our national sport as "footbaal".
This morning I think it was a pretty good gag.
I don't mind England not being a very good football team. What I do mind is it being made up of footballers whom people think good enough to idolize when they aren't playing for England.
Wisely, I made the decision to hibernate during our encounter with Germany.
By all means, let those who wish to go on being fans and followers of English football, but in future can we start with the understanding that the team is not very good?.
The one good thing is that as very high earners at least they should be putting a lot back in by way of taxes in future.
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