Vincent Hogan: How has pro sport got its arithmetic so badly wrong?
Published 29/11/2010 | 05:00
In four hours last Saturday, Setanta managed to prove definitively that professional sport has got things upside down.
First, they showed Manchester United hit seven goals past a Jo Brand XI, then followed immediately with a riveting rugby Test match between New Zealand and Wales. The two events had as much in common as a running tap and Niagara Falls.
Honestly, we're not kidding.