Is Manchester United’s Lack of Success Finally Impacting Their Finances?

In May 2018 Ed Woodward, Manchester United’s vice-chairman said that “Playing performance doesn’t really have a meaningful impact on what we can do on the commercial side of the business.” In the Stretford End, hardcore United fans were unimpressed with the comment at the time and no doubt Woodward is squirming after the club’s moderate […]

How The Global Financial Crisis Changed Football

If ever a sport reflected a certain disconnect with its audience, it is surely football. Players’ wages continue to climb, the big clubs remain cash cows and the competitive imbalances that have plagued the game for the past decade show little sign of levelling out. In contrast, most of professional football’s client base enjoy very […]

Tottenham Hotspur’s Tactical Issues Explained

Tottenham Hotspur have not started the Champions League well. Last season’s beaten finalists were held to a draw away at Olympiakos before crashing to a 2-7 defeat at home to Bayern Munich. The Premier League season has started in similarly poor fashion. As these stats from OneFootball show, Spurs have significant ground to make up […]

What’s Gone Wrong at Tottenham?

October has been a nightmare for Tottenham Hotspur. They have conceded 10 goals in two games,turning a shaky start to the season into a crisis Spurs look nothing like the team they were and Mauricio Pochettino is under more pressure than he has been at any other point during his time at the club. Is […]

Nike Football Presents: Phantoms of London X PhantomVNM X Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

Never in my life would I have expected to play on that pitch. I was the only girl in the boys’ football team. Pymmes Park, Craig Park, Montagu Park That’s the main areas I used to play in. When I got to the age of about 9, that’s when I signed for Tottenham Because I […]

Are Corner Kicks Becoming Irrelevant in Football?

Corner kicks are always greeted with a thunderous roar. They bring hope, however hopeless they actually prove to be. Statistically, corners are football’s least effective set-piece and are in a worrying state of decline. Since 2000, across Europe’s big-five leagues, they have led to a goal just 3.3 percent of the time. 4 in 10 […]

Most Emotional & Beautiful Moments in Football

Rafinha leaves after eight years at Bayern Munich.. Robin Van Persie plays his last ever game in professional football Joao Felix celebrates Benfica goal with brother Hugo Per Mertesacker farewell.. Aaron Ramsey and Cech say goodbye to Arsenal..

The Funniest Chants in Football With Lyrics ||HD||

-Los cánticos más divertidos del fútbol- Robbie Savage, parece una chica Parece una chica Parece una chica Robbie Savage, parece una chica Perdemos todas las semanas No sois nada especial Perdemos todas las semanas Perdemos todas las semanas Perdemos todas las semanas No sois nada especial Perdemos todas las semanas Se fue porque sois mierda […]

What is a Director of Football?

A sporting director is now a common part of any elite footballing structure. While generally understood as a measure taken to protect clubs from the growing financial risk associated with their sporting decisions and as a means of ensuring continuity, the mechanics of the role remain vague. Previously, football departments were governed more simply, by […]