What can the Bundesliga and RB Leipzig tell us about fan ownership at Leeds United? A short piece for The Square Ball.
A short piece for The Square Ball, Leeds United Fanzine, on being a Leeds fan in exile.
Atletico Madrid have changed the face of Spanish football. But their ‘cholismo’ football is changing too.
In a world where money has become everything, Atletico Madrid show that you can overcome the inequality.
Is the clear domination of Bayern Munich destroying the Bundesliga?
Leicester City have surprised everyone this season. But is this the start of a new period in world football?
For the first time in their history, Aston Villa have been relegated from the Premier League. But how easy will their return prove to be?
Johan Cruyff was understood space like no other. This post remembers the life of the Dutchman who changed world football.
For the most part, sport is played within the liminal space that opens out between a cold, hard realism—‘win at all costs’—and a slightly more ephemeral aesthetic—‘the game is a spectacle with a primary responsibility to entertain’.
How can football remain accessible for fans in a world obsessed by money?