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How Chelsea missed out on Sergio Agüero

“I like him,” Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti said afterwards with a knowing grin. “I think Aguero can play with Drogba,…

1 week ago
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Old Trafford, Anfield, Roker Park: The man who built British football

As the football grounds of Britain change from the Leitchian grounds that became synonymous with British football to more modern,…

1 month ago
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A brief history of Gary Lineker

As Real Madrid's Jorge Valdano said of Barca's deadly English finisher – "Lineker would kill them all in the Wild…

1 month ago
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La Masia: The history of Barcelona’s academy

In a league game away at Levante, in a match Barcelona would win 4-0, Dani Alves was replaced in the…

3 months ago
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Antonio Puerta: The shirt Sevilla tried to retire

Mourning and sorrow had given way to unity, humanity and hope. Betis and Sevilla are brothers,” Lopera told Canal Sur…

3 months ago
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José Leandro Andrade: Uruguay's 'Black Pearl'

In the pre-television world he was football’s first international superstar. He was also its first black superstar and its first…

3 months ago
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Punks, skinheads & dissidents: A history of Union Berlin

Eulenspiegel put it, “Not every Union fan was an enemy of the state, but every enemy of the state was…

4 months ago
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Joey Beauchamp: West Ham's 58-day signing

“I didn’t want to go there either”, he told the Oxford Mail in 2010, “but I had to get out…

4 months ago
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Zdeněk Zeman: The Bohemian

“A 0-0 is boring, it’s better to lose 5-4; at least it gives you some entertainment.” - Zdeněk Zeman

4 months ago
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John Thomson: The player Celtic and Rangers mourned together

John Thomson was "a great player who came to the game as a boy and left it still a boy;…

4 months ago
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Tevez, Mascherano & West Ham: A Story of Third Party Ownership

“We have no doubt that West Ham would have secured at least three fewer points over the 2006-07 season if…

5 months ago
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Millwall and the Russian transfer coup

In essence, Millwall were an early, albeit less dramatic precursor to Leeds United: they didn’t just desire promotion to the…

5 months ago
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Breakaway: The origins of the Premier League

David Dein, Arsenal’s then deputy chairman, was a huge advocate of America’s razzmatazz sport industry and was frustrated by the…

6 months ago
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When women's football was banned

It was claimed that women were unsuitable for football, a view supported by the press, who even published reports from…

6 months ago
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How suffragettes formed the first-ever women's football team

“I founded the association late last year, with the fixed resolve of proving to the world that women are not…

6 months ago
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MFM FC: The story of a church team in Nigeria

The rise of Mountain of Fire and Miracles FC has been one of African football’s great modern tales.

7 months ago
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The history of the football transfer system explained

There is more of an ‘unwritten rule’ of respect between players and owners. Players willingly sign longer contracts so that…

7 months ago
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Who influenced Marcelo Bielsa?

Even an iconic, iconoclastic coach and thinker like Marcelo Bielsa has been influenced by a number of other coaches and…

7 months ago
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A brief history of Marcelo Bielsa

He is, first-and-foremost, a football obsessive, a visionary coach, a man whose influence reverberates throughout world football. Regardless of what…

7 months ago
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Dani Guiza: The last Spanish 'top scorer' in La Liga

Guiza was an archetypal flawed genius, a hugely talented forward blighted by a frequently substandard attitude and a fondness for…

8 months ago
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