What if… the English Football Leagues were arranged by Fan Numbers [INFOGRAPHIC]

What if… the English Football Leagues were arranged by Fan Numbers [INFOGRAPHIC]

We’ve all had those debates with fans of other clubs. “Small club!? We’ve won X league titles!” “We’re bigger than you – look at our stadium compared to your shed!” “How are you a big club? You’ve not won anything in X years!” The debates are endless and neither party is going to convince their […]

How Safe Standing is Making a Difference in Football

How Safe Standing is Making a Difference in Football

Away from the soulless, drab corporate bowls housing many of football’s biggest and best nowadays, a growing number of clubs embracing one of the game’s newest creations to recreate the atmospheres of old. Safe standing is the latest step in reviving football’s volume levels, and it could soon be coming to a ground near you: […]

How Often Does Appointing an Ex-Player as Manager Prove Successful?

How Often Does Appointing an Ex-Player as Manager Prove Successful?

It’s a well-trodden path in football. Manager gets sacked, club needs popular appointment to appease fans, former player takes charge. That said, history tell us it isn’t always the wisest move to make. Not all bosses get their dream jobs primarily off their track record; that much is fair to say. Would Manchester United have […]

5 Opening Weekend Premier League Fixtures That Turned Out to Be Absolute Classics

5 Opening Weekend Premier League Fixtures That Turned Out to Be Absolute Classics

The start of the new Premier League season is always an exciting time as clubs up and down the country begin to plot their survival bid, quest for Europe or title challenge. Manchester City proved in 2018-19 how vital a strong finish is, winning their last 14 league games to snatch the title away from […]

The 10 Strangest Premier League Transfers Of All-Time

The 10 Strangest Premier League Transfers Of All-Time

With such unprecedented levels of money in the Premier League, it is little wonder that a fair amount of it has gone to waste on some dodgy deals. Here are the ten most head-scratching transfers involving top-flight clubs in England since the inception of the Premier League in 1992: 10. Cuco Martina (Southampton to Everton, […]

How Forest Green Rovers Have Become The World’s Greenest Football Club

How Forest Green Rovers Have Become The World’s Greenest Football Club

When Dale Vince was appointed as chairman of Forest Green Rovers in late 2010, one of his first acts was hardly the most orthodox. Vince, a green energy tycoon and owner of electricity company Ecotricity, wasted little time in making his mark on the club’s menu, banning the players from eating red meat and the […]