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Jan 31, 2020

For more than a decade Cyprus football has been plagued by bomb attacks, match-fixing and corruption.

But new allegations of match-fixing and recent attacks have energized football authorities and government officials to clean up the game. Can they? Or will these deep-rooted issues persist? We examine that and...


Jan 29, 2020

Earlier in the month, Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker posted a video of himself and teammate Roberto Firmino on Instagram.

Nothing surprising there, you might think. But in this video, Alisson was baptising Firmino.

Having seen the video, the Athletic's Simon Hughes (@Simon_Hughes__) wanted to dig a little deeper...


Jan 27, 2020

Richard Fitzpatrick (Bleacher Report) tells us about his recent trip to Barcelona manager, Quique Setien's hometown of Liencres. 

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Jan 24, 2020

On January 19th, 2010, David Sullivan and David Gold bought their hometown club West Ham United, saving it from financial ruin. They then pledged they'd turn the club around and take it to new heights.

Fast forward to last Saturday and instead of celebrating their 10th anniversary, West Ham's owners were greeted by fan...


Jan 22, 2020

For years, there have been tentative links made between heading and neurodegenerative diseases.

Following the release of a report that suggests those links are increasingly credible, the Scottish FA have decided to take a stance on the issue.

In this episode, we look at the SFA’s proposed ban on heading in youth...