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John Brewin

John is a football writer who previously worked for ESPN.

Features by John Brewin
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Wilfried Zaha and Eddie Howe: The importance of identity beyond the Premier League's elite

In a culture now defined by perpetual and swift change, John Brewin celebrates the old fashioned identity brought by Wilfried…

10 months ago
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Why do so few ex-Arsenal players prosper away from the club?

John Brewin queries why so few players have improved after leaving Arsenal.

10 months ago
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The familiar patterns of Jose Mourinho's failure

As Jose Mourinho circles the drain at Manchester United, John Brewin charts the familiar symptoms of the Portuguese's demise.

11 months ago
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Will Cristiano Ronaldo's Madrid departure hasten the end of the 'Greatest' era?

John Brewin wonders whether - finally - the era defined by Messi and Ronaldo one-upmanship is drawing to a close.

1 year ago
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David Platt: The nearly-hero of Italia'90

As England face Belgium in the World Cup again, John Brewin remembers David Platt - the match-winner 28 years ago,…

1 year ago
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Adnan Januzaj is beginning the long climb back

John Brewin revisits Adnan Januzaj's career, seeing a still young player who is beginning to reclaim his momentum.

1 year ago
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Twenty-five years later: The cost of the Premier League dream for the disenfranchised many

John Brewin reflects on the fate of those clubs who departed the Premier League long ago and who are now…

1 year ago
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British football is yet to sever its relationship with alcohol

Alcohol may not fill the hole in footballers' lives that it once did, but it remains deceptively prominent.

1 year ago
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