Early Doors takes a nostalgic and sherry-fuelled look back at the year's big stories through the medium of recycled posts. ED returns on January 4.
August 10: Chelsea beat Manchester United in the Community Shield
ED's take: Alex Ferguson's face is the football season's equivalent of a pregnancy test; the moment it turns purple, you know it's game on and there is no turning back.
Who will be holding the little bundle of joy that is the Premier League trophy in nine months' time? The game offered few clues. But the Community Shield fulfilled its brief as a super-size friendly admirably, evenRead More »from Twelve Doors of Christmas: August