Steve Towells

Workshy kickball blogger and creator of Who Framed Ruel Fox?

Football writer and blogger. Featured on Huffington Post Sport, Yahoo! Sport, Sabotage Times, The Bath Chronicle and the digital football magazine, Football Week. Creator of the website Who Framed Ruel Fox?
Touchstone Moments of Brazil

Touchstone Moments of Brazil 2014

For a World Cup to exist in the memory long after the event and maybe even get a slot in a future BBC3 nostalgia show hosted by Olly Murs... it'll be those <em>other</em> moments which define its status as a great tournament.
30/06/2014 14:45 BST
All Quiet on the Deadline Day Front for

All Quiet on the Deadline Day Front for Spurs

The final day bedlam wasn't just reserved for the stewardship of Harold James Redknapp, either, wheeler-dealer extraordinaire. André Villas-Boas was a bold and progressive appointment for Spurs but he, too, was kept sweating in his first window with the club.
17/09/2013 13:08 BST
Mpenza to Mirallas | A Short History of Belgians in the Premier

Mpenza to Mirallas | A Short History of Belgians in the Premier League

So what's the cause of this sudden groundswell of exciting Belgian talent? Nowadays on this small island, of course, you can't fall through a turnstile or click on a television set without catching sight of one of their gifted number; a ubiquitous phenomenon exclusive to no region.
16/05/2013 17:32 BST
Should Lukaku Stay Away From Stamford Bridge Next

Should Lukaku Stay Away From Stamford Bridge Next Season?

In many ways, Lukaku is just the player Rafa Benitez has been missing this season and it's maybe unfortunate (or just a yawning oversight) that of the three strikers the European Champions have on their books, the most in-form/not terrible is 146.4 miles away in the Midlands.
11/03/2013 21:57 GMT
Is a Champions League Spot Beyond

Is a Champions League Spot Beyond Swansea?

Of course, a League Cup triumph and a top ten finish would represent another extraordinary season for the Liberty Stadium residents, but with no team side looking entirely convincing at the League's jazzy end, should they be aiming a little higher than mid-table security
15/02/2013 10:53 GMT
Why Spurs Can't Afford Another Quiet January Transfer

Why Spurs Can't Afford Another Quiet January Transfer Window

Alex Ferguson routinely pours scorn over the idea of recruitment at this time of year, but he should know more than most that for every Jean-Alain Boumsong or Ricardo Rocha there's a Nemanja Vidić or a Patrice Evra out there waiting to be snaffled up.
24/01/2013 11:49 GMT