Football

June 2019 Articles

Football’s coming home to the City for the Square Mile’s unofficial club, the Honourable Artillery Company FC
Football’s coming home to the City for the Square Mile’s unofficial club, the Honourable Artillery Company FC
You could be forgiven for not realising it, but the City of London has its own football club which dates [...]
June 16, 2019
The statistics which show how England's Under-21s are lagging behind their competitors
The statistics which show how England's Under-21s are lagging behind their competitors
English football has enjoyed a bumper last 12 months. The Three Lions’ run to the semi-finals of the 2018 World [...]
June 13, 2019
Diego Maradona film brings humanity to the caricature
Diego Maradona film brings humanity to the caricature
“Peace,” says a young Diego Maradona when asked, five minutes into Asif Kapadia’s candid new film about the troubled Argentinian [...]
June 13, 2019
England beat Scotland in Women's World Cup opener
England beat Scotland in Women's World Cup opener
England expected. As one of the favourites to win the most anticipated and high-profile Women’s World Cup to date, and [...]
June 9, 2019
Three Lions claim third in Nations League
Three Lions claim third in Nations League
It took 120 minutes of goalless play followed by a penalty shoot-out that went to sudden death but in the [...]
June 9, 2019
Holland 3-1 England: Gareth Southgate’s side freeze in the face of the orange press to surrender semi-final
Holland 3-1 England: Gareth Southgate’s side freeze in the face of the orange press to surrender semi-final
The Estadio D Afonso Henriques was tonight etched into England’s football history alongside the Luzhniki Stadium as another nearly moment [...]
June 6, 2019
How brands are embracing women's football
How brands are embracing women's football
The World Cup arrives tomorrow at an opportune moment for women’s football. After a season punctuated by record attendances, greater [...]
June 6, 2019
England looking to build on club success at last
England looking to build on club success at last
While Premier League clubs running amok in Europe this season may have lifted spirits among his squad, it has caused [...]
June 5, 2019
How Holland bounced back from World Cup and Euro qualification misery with the aid of their football talent factory
How Holland bounced back from World Cup and Euro qualification misery with the aid of their football talent factory
Every so often a Dutch player capable of setting the world alight announces themselves on the international stage. And even more rarely a crop of them come through the ranks at the same time.
June 4, 2019
Stevenage FC launch share offering as they seek £1.2m boost to promotion ambitions
Stevenage FC launch share offering as they seek £1.2m boost to promotion ambitions
For clubs scrambling to scale the ultra-competitive English football pyramid it can pay to go against the grain. Ambitious Stevenage [...]
June 3, 2019
How Liverpool dialled down their heavy metal football to beat Tottenham in the Champions League final
How Liverpool dialled down their heavy metal football to beat Tottenham in the Champions League final
Six was the magic number for Liverpool and Jurgen Klopp on Saturday night when a deserved yet unspectacular display in [...]
June 2, 2019