Celebrating Victoriana

How marvellous it is that the roots of English football are finally being truly appreciated. A new book, “Goal-Post”, an anthology of Victorian football writing, has opened the door on a whole new genre of study in the game. It’s a subject I have long been fascinated by. […]

Dream on, Gerrard

So Steven Gerrard believes Raheem Sterling has what it takes to become an England regular. Is Gerrard, always one for carefully guarded, say-nothing quotes, kidding himself or is he trying to fool the public into believing that the current crop of fledgling England players – “if you’re English, […]