Donald Trump And The Great NFL Distraction

Donald Trump And The Great NFL Distraction

James Fenn  29.09.2017
One of the more fun types of play you'll see during any NFL game, is the play-action pass. It is an elaborate fake, involving the QB pretending...
The NFL Kneeling Row And Six Other Times Sport Got Political

The NFL Kneeling Row And Six Other Times Sport Got Political

Sarah Ann Harris  27.09.2017
The world of sport collided with the political sphere once again this week when a Donald Trump waded into a row over NFL players kneeling...
Look How Far Women's Football Has Come

Look How Far Women's Football Has Come

Casey Stoney  25.09.2017
This year was the summer of women's football, where the England team proved that women's football is going from strength to strength. Overall,...
This Is Why Some NFL Players Protested During The National Anthem

This Is Why Some NFL Players Protested During The National Anthem

Jessica Pitocchi  25.09.2017
NFL players have stood in solidarity ahead of their games in defiance of Donald Trump’s anti-protest criticism of...
Why We Need LGBT Football Teams - And Why We Don't

Why We Need LGBT Football Teams - And Why We Don't

Steve Wardlaw  7.09.2017
They don't deny that there are still incidents of homophobia all too frequently, and that more could be done at the top levels to set examples...
Tom Watson Calls For Ban On Gambling Companies Sponsoring Football Shirts

Tom Watson Calls For Ban On Gambling Companies Sponsoring Football Shirts

Kate Forrester  6.09.2017
Sponsorship deals which put gambling company logos on the front of football shirts should be banned, says Labour’s Tom Watson. The...
Paulinho And The Six Other Players Who Have Been Sold To Europe For A Profit By Chinese Clubs

Paulinho And The Six Other Players Who Have Been Sold To Europe For A Profit By Chinese Clubs

Chris Deeley  30.08.2017
It's happened. It's real. Paulinho has moved to Barcelona from Guangzhou Evergrande for an entire €26m more than they paid Tottenham...
Gay Men In Football - Why Aren't Rainbow Laces Enough?

Gay Men In Football - Why Aren't Rainbow Laces Enough?

Steve Wardlaw  29.08.2017
Football is a great and glorious sport that can be both exhilarating and crushing at the same time. The sport itself can be dogged in controversy...
Why Arsenal's Biggest Mistake Of The Summer Was Going Into The Season Relying On Petr Cech

Why Arsenal's Biggest Mistake Of The Summer Was Going Into The Season Relying On Petr Cech

Chris Deeley  29.08.2017
It seems odd to say that about a goalkeeper who has been in the top two in the league for save percentage in each of the last two seasons...
Why Marco Asensio's Ascension At Real Madrid Is Inevitable As The World's Best Young Player

Why Marco Asensio's Ascension At Real Madrid Is Inevitable As The World's Best Young Player

Chris Deeley  25.08.2017
The 21-year-old has been all over the back pages this week for a pair of shit-hot long-range turbobangers against Barcelona, one in either...
Awkward But Key Questions On Stadium Safety Standards

Awkward But Key Questions On Stadium Safety Standards

Simon Sapper  21.08.2017
According to the Football Association - the national governing body for the game in England - "there is one aspect of the English game...
Football Is The Most Dangerous Sport For Knees

Football Is The Most Dangerous Sport For Knees

Ian McDermott  18.08.2017
With the new football season well underway, knee injuries are a threat to both active players and retired footballers. Tragically, some...
Shunning Activities: Masochist Or Lazy?

Shunning Activities: Masochist Or Lazy?

Olivia Cox  14.08.2017
It's got to the point that my excuse cycle has actually come full circle and I've run out of plausible reasons not to leave my house (or...
It's Not About The Money: Why Neymar Was Right To Leave Barcelona And Join PSG

It's Not About The Money: Why Neymar Was Right To Leave Barcelona And Join PSG

Jamie Spencer  10.08.2017
Neymar is presented with the challenge of creating history where there isn't much. At Barça, he would have remained just another face...