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Howard Kendall England Analysis

1990: Taylor, Venables, Kendall or Royle for England?

Howard Kendall should have been given the England job in preference to Graham Taylor in 1990 when Bobby Robson left the post. His credentials...
Brian Clough Derby County

Derby Dreamers

From founding fathers of the football league to the worst team in the Premier League, Derby County have been it all. They strike a...
El Salvador Honduras World Cup Nostalgia

‘The Football War’: El Salvador, Honduras and World Cup qualification in 1969

I do not, of course, suggest that sport is one of the main causes of international rivalry; big-scale sport is itself, I think, merely...

Harry Kane believes Nations League success will top 2018 performance

With the international break all set, England captain Harry Kane is hoping that the Three Lions will be able to overshadow their performance last...
Rangers Duncan Ferguson In The 90s

In the 90s: Glasgow Rangers (1993/94) – Duncan Ferguson and the drop in form.

Rangers were always going to find it impossible to top season 1992/93. A domestic treble and as close as you can come to a...
Steve Heighway Liverpool

Left Wingers of the 70s – Steve Heighway: The Scholar

Steve Heighway was a lightning rod for my attention from the earliest days of football enveloping me. A lot of that stems from the...

England bugbears

This week I have been thinking about some football bugbears. The little things in football that annoy me and leave me gnashing my teeth....

Don Revie: the Middle East, untimely death & lasting legacy

In this final part of the review of Don Revie's career in football, we will look at the scarcely believable events that brought a...

The worst team in the history of the Premier League

On a very personal note, I have seen some terrible performances. As an impassioned fan I have felt it all, said it all but...

In the 90s: Glasgow Rangers Part 1 – The Champions League is born.

In the beginning God created the Heavens and the stars There are eight stars on the Champion’s League logo. One for each team represented in...