Edd Norval
Edd Norval

Senior Writer

A-Z of the 2000s: Michael Ballack

Despite his near-misses, when leading men, when redefining a role and offering hope where none was to be found, Michael Ballack was king

Names of the Nineties: Eric Cantona

Cantona has become an icon for France and England: a legend and a man whose genius, as both footballer and public philosopher, remains unquestioned

Names of the Nineties: David Beckham

Beyond his talents, which remains absurdly questioned to this day, David Beckham broke ground in English football – a footballer who transcended society

Leicester City and the impossible dream

At odds of 5000/1, Leicester, for most, needed a miracle to lift the 2016 Premier League title – but the stars aligned and the world rejoiced