A new graphic from SBO looks into the owners of Premier League football teams, and just how much they’ve paid into their clubs – with the top figure being £2 billion, Roman Abramovich’s investment into Chelsea FC. If you’ve ever held aspirations of owning a football club in the PremierRead More
New research from SBO finds the five unluckiest managers in football, and Mourinho’s claims that Manchester United come top of the list when it comes to poor fortune seem to hold water.
Some football managers just seem to get the worst luck. Whether it’s a desperately-needed penalty hitting the woodwork, or aRead More
I’m sure we all witnessed the disturbing scenes in and around Marseille during the early stages of Euro 2016, and my thoughts go out to any fan who’s has been hurt in anyway during these recent troubles. Fans from any country deserve to return safely from a football match; it’sRead More
As if the floods and threats of ‘dry’ cities weren’t bad enough – with Euro 2016 kicking off in just over a weeks’ time, Home Nations fans looking to get their hands on a last minute ticket could be paying through the roof for a room, as local hotels hike pricesRead More
With ever-increasing costs, ticketing debacles and an over-full capital, it’s time to call an end to the football play-offs.
Just for the record, I’m hoping that my club (Hull City) actually benefits from the play-offs…but it doesn’t make it right. Brighton and Hove Albion finished third (only on goal difference), amassingRead More
Now the dust has settled at Old Trafford, and – with luck – the proverbial patellas have ceased to twitch, we can examine the root cause of this palaver.
Contrary to red-top sensationalism, this is not a sign of how nervous Euro 2016 organisers and the football authorities at large areRead More
Does anyone actually love football? I mean truly love it? After another gut-wrenching ninety minutes of incredible lows – interjected with the odd thirty seconds of unadulterated joy – I find myself asking who actually enjoys putting themselves through this kind of torture?
In a season that spans forty-odd games, youRead More