Same Old Story Meaning

(idiomatic) What usually happens, a happening which is not surprising and is tediously familiar.

Example: August 16 2014, Daniel Taylor, "Swansea upstage Manchester United in Louis van Gaal’s Premier League bow,"
  New manager, same old story, even if the home crowd would like to trust there is better to come.
1970, Paul Simon, Everywhere I Go I get Slandered
  It's the same old story - everywhere I go I get slandered.