Falling out of love with football

Florian Powell charts the decline of his love for the beautiful game. There was a time when I breathed football; it...

Joey Barton is Desperate Dan reading Shakespeare’s Sonnetts in between mouthfuls of cow pie, but he should not be ridiculed

It’s easy to scoff at Joey Barton. Whether it’s his demeanour and actions on the pitch, his philosophical quotations on...

An away fans pub guide to Arsenal

Hidden away from the honking horns and congestion of the Seven Sisters Road, Irish pub the Faltering Fullback is a...

The road to Wembley or nowhere – It’s tense at the bottom of the FA Cup pile

Haringey Borough 1 AFC Kempston Rovers 3 FA Cup extra preliminary round “Fuckin’ do somethin’” comes the anxious yell from manager Tom...

Introducing the upcoming away fans pub guide

“The only loyalty in football is between the supporter and his club. That will never die” – Steve Coppell after...

A guide to all 20 Premier League kits for the 2012/13 season

“The collar’s always around the neck, the sleeves always come off the shoulders; the waist always goes around the middle....

Luis Suarez fans the flames of rivalry between Liverpool and Manchester United with comments that could provoke further punishment

The rivalry between Liverpool and Manchester United has always been a tempestuous one and Luis Suarez’s comments that “United’s political...

The free transfer XI – summer 2012

Say what you will about Janet Jackson, but she is an astute woman. The best things in life are...

The death of the European Championships as we know it and the fat man responsible

Football has changed very little over the past few decades. A few rules have been modified, with keepers no longer...