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Attendances at Checkatrade Trophy games are sometimes so poor that the EFL has to pay clubs to cover losses they make from hosting games. Yet it won’t admit this – nor explain why it continues to back a format where gate receipts alone don’t always cover costs.
Who knew transforming world football could be so dull?
Year two of Shaun Harvey’s B Team revolution is coming to a close. But has it been any more successful than the first?
Financial Fair Play didn’t make football fairer, it just made it more profitable. But its replacement might…
If you don’t have a good quarterback, then you don’t have anything. But if you do, then what the hell are you playing at not winning games?
Sepp Blatter has gone, but Fifa hasn’t changed. His legacy will be on display next summer: a festival of football glorifying one of the world’s most appalling regimes. Enough is enough, it’s time to turn the TV off.
Is it possible, by reliving your most painful loss, to come to terms with it?
There are some defeats that linger, some sporting injuries that, like Michael Owen’s hamstrings, seem never to heal. This summer, I decided to poke these old wounds and see if they still ached.