October 21 2014 Latest news:
Before a single metre was raced in anger this season, our EDPF1 podcast crew predicted the destination of the 2014 constructors’ and drivers’ championships – and everyone said Mercedes would take team honours.
Played 16, won 11, lost one – and that was a friendly. It’s a record anyone would take, and it’s hard to think of an international break where things have gone much better for a Norwich City international task force; this time numbering nine.
Sometimes as a journalist you decide to ask a question and you can either hear the answer it’s going to get before you’ve finished asking it, or feel the little nip that it probably wasn’t the best question to ask in the first place.
Any sport can be incredibly affecting when you’re in that special moment; watching something fantastic, historic or brilliant unfold. The enjoyment penetrates pretty deep and happily hangs around as the real world comes back into focus.
It’s hard to imagine anything summing up the Championship quite like the rigor, subplots and ultimate frustration of Tuesday night. From the seemingly unchecked performance of referee Michael Russell, to Charlton’s approach to the 90 minutes – it was a night the Championship loves to dish out.