Why the Problematic Wayne Rooney Might Actually Have Solved Roy Hodgson's England Conundrum

Why the Problematic Wayne Rooney Might Actually Have Solved Roy Hodgson's England Conundrum

Scott Saunders  28.04.2016
Dropping Rooney deeper allows room for both Alli and Kane - and even Vardy if Hodgson plumps for it - to take their positions, while Rooney...
The Title Might Be Out of Sight Now, But Spurs Lost it in January

The Title Might Be Out of Sight Now, But Spurs Lost it in January

Oli Gamp  28.04.2016
There are many 'where it all went wrong' moments' - the last minute loss against struggling Newcastle, the failure to beat 10-man Arsenal...
Spurs as Champions? The Very Idea Lacks That Ring of Authenticity

Spurs as Champions? The Very Idea Lacks That Ring of Authenticity

Rob Atkinson  27.04.2016
Leicester City, Champions of England. It has a ring of authenticity to it that's been hard fought for and deeply merited. Whereas "Champions...
Justice For the 96 Who Died at Hillsborough - But Why Has It Taken So Long?

Justice For the 96 Who Died at Hillsborough - But Why Has It Taken So Long?

Matt Barbet  26.04.2016
My Nanna was very worried for her sons, and it took an awfully long time to find out if they were okay (they had tried to phone as soon...
How to Explain the Hillsborough Tragedy to Your Children

How to Explain the Hillsborough Tragedy to Your Children

Scott Salter  26.04.2016
Co-authored by Di Stubbs, consultant at Winston's Wish - the charity for bereaved children. A two year inquest into the deaths of the...
'Angel' Hillsborough Mother Who Never Lived To See Her Victory 'Must Be Remembered'

'Angel' Hillsborough Mother Who Never Lived To See Her Victory 'Must Be Remembered'

Louise Ridley  26.04.2016
Supporters of the 96 people killed in the Hillsborough stadium disaster have paid tribute to the campaigning work of mother of a victim...
The Comeback

The Comeback

Jeff Brazier  22.04.2016
A desire to 'comeback' is the difference between making excuses or fuelling motivation, failing or succeeding or applying the handbrake...

Are Football Clubs the Last Bastion of Discrimination?

Amanda Jones  21.04.2016
It is not often that my two main interests in life collide. Now they have, but for all the wrong reasons. I'm an employment and discrimination...
'Great News For Ched Evans!' Retrial Backed By Adam Johnson's Sister

'Great News For Ched Evans!' Retrial Backed By Adam Johnson's Sister

Sara C Nelson  21.04.2016
The sister of disgraced footballer Adam Johnson has publicly backed Ched Evans after he won an appeal against his conviction for raping...

The Tale of 'Whacker' Reid

Sean O'Callaghan  20.04.2016
The Easter Rising that took place in Dublin in 1916 was organised by a small group of conspirators in the Irish Republican Brotherhood;...
Foxes in Sheeps' Clothing: Why Has Everyone Fallen for Leicester City?

Foxes in Sheeps' Clothing: Why Has Everyone Fallen for Leicester City?

Simon Delaney  20.04.2016
With just five games to go, it's increasingly looking as if Leicester will be crowned not just People's Champions, but Premier League Champions....
Why Football Must Teach Children to Respect Referees

Why Football Must Teach Children to Respect Referees

Scott Salter  19.04.2016
The beautiful game needs to take a long, hard look at itself and reassess the way that it treats and responds to match officials. Everyone...
A Story Of The Football Club And The City: How Wolves Dropped the Ball

A Story Of The Football Club And The City: How Wolves Dropped the Ball

Nathan Coyle  18.04.2016
Obviously there has been some resistance from Wolves fans which the club parried with a official statement defending the decision saying...
Villa's Relegation Is More Surprising Than You Think

Villa's Relegation Is More Surprising Than You Think

Matthew Smith  18.04.2016
Their departure means the list of Premier League-era ever presents has been dwindled even further; as of next season, there will only be...