With Euro 2020 qualifiers about to begin – six months later than usual due to the advent of the Nation League – what’s better for the continental game?
Paul Scholes’ brief tenure at Oldham has proved one thing: you don’t push the boundaries of the former Manchester United midfielder
In an era of African academies popping up all over the continent, selling talent to Europe, is it detrimental to the domestic game and national teams?
He founded a club in Latvia, a successful women’s team, seen the fallout of Robert Mugabe’s crumbling regime and been to six World Cups. Meet Justin Walley
Welcome to issue two of the club magazine series by These Football Times. This is 140 pages of original photos, art and words dedicated to AFC Ajax
Join guest Peter Galindo as he guides us through the murky waters of Peruvian football and reveals the bribery, corruption and seething political intrigue
Forza Roma follows five devoted AS Roma fans and reveals why the club’s derby against Lazio is one of the most emotional and dramatic in football
Join our hosts as they talk to Jeff Goulding, author of Stanley Park Story, the modern benchmark and successor to the football “faction” greats
We talk to Uri Levy about Egyptian football, a country that defines the intricate relationship between politics, society and the beautiful game
Bringing our managerial rivalries series to a close, we move to the 1990s, a decade that saw Ferguson, Wilkinson, Dalglish, Keegan and Wenger all do battle
Northern Irish club football is divided along so many lines, as we explored with Ben Roberts in this special episode of Political Football
What’s happened to Blackpool – and the fact that the EFL have aided and abetted it – is a crying shame for both the club and its fans
Through its various peaks and troughs, the League Cup has remained a stalwart of the English game, capable of influencing more than first seems
A revolutionary at Lincoln and Watford, a saviour at Aston Villa and vilified with England: Graham Taylor’s managerial career was unlike most others
Strikers get all the plaudits, but without those men between the sticks you simply can’t have a good team. Like firemen, they do the opposite of what many would do; they charge into…
With much of Spain under the oppression of General Franco, football suffered immensely as the nationalist, brutal dictator stamped his authority
Kevin George joins us to discuss his book Soccology, which examines behaviour, psychology and emotion through the words of former and current footballers
In keeping with the past, politics and football in Brazil are on a collision course once again. But how will Jair Bolsonaro affect the beautiful game?