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Sep 28, 2020

Fullback used to be an unfashionable position but now some of the Premier League's best players play right-back.

Tariq Lamptey has terrorized defenses to start the season and has drawing penalties and praise all around England.

Today we profile Brighton's breakout star and explain why we're seeing better right-backs...

Sep 24, 2020

In 1972, Hunter Davies released a book that documented his experiences spending a whole season behind the scenes with Bill Nicholson’s Spurs.

Davies's book - The Glory Game - offers an eye-opening account of football in the 70s with a level of intimacy that gave the book a real edge as a piece of football history.

Sep 21, 2020

Last Sunday, scenes became ugly in France's biggest game, Marseille vs PSG. There were kicks and punches thrown and allegations of racism, homophobia, and spitting. But when the dust settled, Marseille was the 1-0 victor.

It was the first time Marseille had beaten PSG in the League for 9 years. With two losses to open...

Sep 17, 2020

A little over four years ago Wolves were an average team in the Championship. Now they're competing with the top teams in the country. One of the primary reasons for their success has been their recruitment of Portuguese players. In the current transfer window they've recruited two top talents from FC Porto; Fabio...

Sep 14, 2020

At the end of September last year, Leeds United visited the Valley to play Charlton in the EFL Championship.

In the end, it was an unremarkable enough game, despite the eventual Champions losing to newly promoted Charlton. 

But after the game, it soon became apparent that something more sinister had happened on...