The coronavirus is a great mystery, but the question that Italy has posed is even more of a mystery. This article argues that there is not so much an outbreak of COVID-19 as there are greater controlling measures in Italy that Europe should be following by example – while also shedding light on the various factors that this coronacrisis is causing Italy to mitigate.
Print Screen Editor Jonny Chern charts football’s route into gentrification and inaccessibility – finding forgotten hooligans, neoliberalism and not-so-working-class ‘Gooners’ along the way. If god is dead, then the stands became one of the churches that populated the post-religious era. A new opium of the masses. In fact, it was Pope John Paul II that […]
Incoming Deputy Editor Pete Syme takes us through the motives of football’s wealthy club owners, and the effect their investment has on the sport. One of the biggest developments in sport has been the increase of capital flowing into professional leagues; most evidently in football. When Newcastle United broke the world transfer record to sign […]
Jack Holmes revisits the January transfer and looks at two teams who got their recruitment spot on, and two who failed to deliver.
Jack Holmes gives his opinion on the managerial situations at West Ham United, Arsenal, Watford and Everton, all of whom sacked their coaches before the turn of the year.
Catherine Lloyd picks apart the fierce rivalry between Liverpool and Manchester United.
Ed Alexander casts his eyes over some of the more obscure sporting stories of the last fortnight
Online sports editor Ed Alexander casts an eye over some of the more obscure stories from the last week of sport
Jack Holmes explores the history behind one of English football’s fiercest rivalries, the North London Derby
With Arsenal and Spurs way off the pace this season, James Bagby assesses the situation in North London. Arsenal and Tottenham are in crisis. At the start of the season, not many pundits were predicting newly promoted Sheffield United to be sitting above the two rivals in the Premier League table. With the two teams […]