Trevor Murray
Trevor Murray

Writer

Robinho: the legend we waited in vain for

Illustration by Charis Tsevis. View more of his work here The collective radar of world football is an enigmatic mechanism at the best of times. Sometimes it unearths tantalising treasures made to entrance…

How Paul McGrath became Ireland’s Black Pearl

GOING INTO the game, Aston Villa had suffered three successive defeats and were looking more than a little ropey. Up against Manchester United in the 1994 League Cup final, the Claret and Blues…

United London FC: the real life Football Manager club

Be honest, you’ve been there too. Shouting at the telly in frustration and annoyance as your favourite club flounders amidst the colour and excitement of a big match day, you swear that…

The dazzling, underrated excellence of Damien Duff

At his best, Damien Duff was an outstanding player, a shining light for Blackburn, Chelsea, Fulham and Ireland. We celebrate the dazzling winger’s career by looking back at what made him so special and the memorable memories he gave us.