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Fernando Morientes and the haunting of Real Madrid

If an animal is left to starve, while those around it eat their fill, it cannot be blamed for biting the hand that enters its cage, even if that particular hand once…

France

From the brilliant and the sexy to the romantic and the tragic, French football has a history as rich and varied as anywhere on planet earth - and a number of stories…

The disputed genius of Arsène Wenger

This feature is part of The Masterminds To talk of Arsène Wenger’s effect on Arsenal Football Club would be to talk of man who led the club into the brave new world…

The brilliance and the bravery of Éric Abidal

ÉRIC SYLVAIN ABIDAL is one of the most decorated French footballers in recent history. A powerful left-back, he amassed over 400 club appearances, as well as 67 international caps, across a career…