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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

5ths denied their place in history by pesky rivals

Valentine’s eve it may have been but when there is a place in the cup semi finals at stake against your most hated rivals...

Are England set to bring the trophy home?

What a group stage! 48 games, 122 goals. A shocking German exit, Spain and Portugal nearly bottling it, Nigerian heartbreak and a very drunk...

Football Club in the Community

Sport has the power to unite. As we’ll all have seen by now, the way the entire football community rallied round Leicester City and...

The unique spectre of the World Cup

The noise is deafening, the atmosphere electric, and the tension palpable. The ball is fired across the box only for a defender’s desperate lunge...

A year to remember: football in review

Andrew Williams on the year in football so far

The unpopular rise of RB Leipzig

Red Bull Leipzig currently sit third in the Bundesliga in their first campaign since promotion. However, their success has not gone down well with German football purists.

Does Lopetegui’s departure damage Spain’s chances?

It was all going so swimmingly. Unbeaten in 20 games since their round of 16 exit at Euro 2016, Spain had been many people’s...

A northern light: Alex Ferguson’s Aberdeen years

Andrew McQuillan on Fergie's years at Pittodrie.

Dundee United FC training session: tangerine dream

St Andrews is not really a football town. It is reasonably affluent and in the countryside: it has no reason to be. Despite the...

Allen Farrington on Champions League Group Stage

Allen Farrington looks over the Champions League draw, and picks out the key runners and riders... It’s back! After a surprisingly entertaining summer by competitive...