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Football
Who are football’s next generation of villains?
12:00 Monday 17th June 2019

The game has always tried to promote itself as a dignified profession. Heroics are celebrated, talented footballers held up as role models. More money also means more propaganda depicting the beautiful game as a pristine, unblemished competition.…

The Weird And The Wonderful
Rio Ferdinand, boxer? Other footballers who made strange career moves
11:00 Wednesday 20th September 2017

On Tuesday morning, Rio Ferdinand announced that he plans to take up professional boxing with his “defender to contender” movement. The announcement has raised a great deal of discussion from those of mockery through to sheer bewilderment. …

This Is My Club
Can you still win anything with kids?
19:00 Friday 11th August 2017

Alan Hansen's misguided opinion has become the stuff of football legend as the dour Scotsman claimed, in 1995, that Manchester United had no chance of securing silverware with such a young squad - as it transpired the youthful side went on…

This Is My Club
Players who should never have left Manchester United
10:30 Wednesday 26th July 2017

The transfer market can be very confusing at times. Players come and go as heroes, villains and even forgotten entities in some instances but some moves aren't always right for the professionals of the beautiful game.  Manchester United have…

Opinion
Premier League players: We won't see anything like them again
10:00 Friday 5th May 2017

The Premier League has seen some of the best and worst players of all time but it's safe to say that, in some cases, we'll never see their like again. Week in, week out; we are treated to some superb showings from great players and awful performances…

Opinion
The Transfer Market: The Cost of the Past Part 3
10:30 Monday 13th February 2017

In the last of the Past Transfer pieces; I'll be looking at what some of the best of all time sold for and the players in their positions who have commanded more in recent years. When you consider that the great Andrea Pirlo's combined career…

Football
The Rise Of Montpellier Hérault Sport Club
20:50 Tuesday 20th March 2012

Just three years after winning promotion from the second tier of French football, Montpellier Hérault SC sit just two points behind Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain.Since winning promotion in 2009 the ambitious outfit from southern France have…