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Football Manager 2015

Football Manager 2015

Let me begin by telling you: if you are a looking for a game to kick back, relax and have fun with for an hour after work in the evening, then Football Manager 2015 is…

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The English game’s love of physicality

The English game’s love of physicality

I’m not one to jump on referees when I’m watching games as I realise how difficult their job is. The biggest mistake last weekend’s football, though, was referee…

Photos

Photobook: Achilles 29

Photobook: Achilles 29

Photos from Achilles 29 in the Netherlands Eerste Divisie…   by Przemek Niciejewski…

Football Landscapes in Sardinia

Football Landscapes in Sardinia

Przemek Niciejweski captured some stunning photos on Sardinia, the second largest island in the Mediterranean Sea and an autonomous region…

Torquay United

Torquay United

by Przemek Niciejewski…

Gladbach tattoo

Gladbach tattoo

photos by Przemek Niciejewski…

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Conceptualising football – The Game Model

Conceptualising football – The Game Model

Stating the obvious, different teams have shown throughout time that they can reach success by using different strategies. When comparing…

Being a ‘Super Star’

Being a ‘Super Star’

What does it take for a modern player to become a Ronaldo-esque Super star? It take more than just being…

Football, more than just a game?

Football, more than just a game?

Football. More than just a game? Of course it is. What other sport encapsulates passion, anger, fear, joy, disappointment all…

Psycho-balls.  The psychology of the football fan

Psycho-balls. The psychology of the football fan

How well do you know yourself? For example, are you part of an in-group or out-group? Have you ever succumbed…

What happened to Jimmy Hill’s Revolution ?

What happened to Jimmy Hill’s Revolution ?

My club Coventry City currently play their football in League One and at the time of writing are near the…

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Where does Malky Macaky go from here?

Where does Malky Macaky go from here?

Malky Mackay finds his Wigan Athletic side eight points adrift of maintaining their Championship status for the 2015-2016 season. 2011 proved to be a platform…

Sherwood’s “front-foot football” could yet set Villa back

Hooliganism is back but has it ever really been away?

Why there’s no English Iniesta

Retro View all

William Ralph “Dixie” Dean

William Ralph “Dixie” Dean

Mention the name Dixie Dean to Everton fans no matter their age and you can bet they’ll go all nostalgic and quite rightly so, as he is…

Flashback Friday, Stars of the 21st Century: José Luis Chilavert

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The League of Ireland Galacticos

The League of Ireland Galacticos

Over the years, some very famous footballers have played for a spell in the League of…

The Greatest Transfer of Them All

The Making of Football

Doping – Football’s biggest secret?

Philoso-footy

Interviews View all

Exclusive Interview: Ian Rush

Exclusive Interview: Ian Rush

The 1980s were a simpler, but in many ways a better time. A tweet was a…

Interview: Stephanie Roche – Puskas Award Goal of the Year nominee