Money In Football

Money Talks But It’s Time For It To Shut Up

Our George and I are concerned about the long-term effect money is having on the beautiful game, and together we offer this article as...
Everton West Bromwich Match Postponed

Football Genesis: First ‘Match Postponed’

As a teenager, I looked forward immensely to Everton away games, the travelling, new grounds to visit, the banter and terrace humour. And that's...
Graham Alexander Burnley Preston

My First Away Game: A Fierce Derby To Remember!

I didn’t grow up in a footballing family. My dad was more of a trainspotting sort of guy, my brother found skateboarding and my...
Rangers vs Celtic

How NOT To ‘Do’ An Old Firm Derby!

Yes, yes, I know. This is supposed to be about your first ever experience of attending a ‘live’ football match. Well, this wasn’t mine...
Lucas Radebe Leeds United

“This is my hero” – Profiling the rise of Lucas Radebe

When you think of Leeds United in the 1990s and 2000s, you’ll probably recall the 1998/99 season where the club famously reached the Champions...
RetroMatch 1988 Littlewoods Cup Final Luton Town Arsenal

RetroMatch: Luton Town shock Arsenal in the 1988 Littlewoods Cup Final

Welcome to RetroMatch, a podcast that tells you the story of classic football matches from years gone by. Today we will tell you all...
Francesco Totti Icons in Italy

Icons in Italy: Francesco Totti

Italian football really does have a thing for one club men. It does it better than anyone else, perhaps it’s the socio-economic differences between cities...

Vinnie Jones: Eighties Icon or Total Barmpot?

Vinnie Jones divided fans’ opinions like few others have done with regard to his worth as a footballer. Some saw him as a decent...
The Great Escape

The Great Escape 1977: Relegation’s Don’t Get Tougher Than This – Part Four

Welcome back to the final part of this story. We are concentrating on the relegation battle in the First Division in season 1976-77.We're into...

A warm glow cuts through the snow: Everton 8 Southampton 0 20th November 1971,...

The background It wasn't my first Everton match. That was 20 months earlier when Everton beat high flying Chelsea 5-2 on the way to a seventh...