Football Read Review: How to interpret the language of football

FOOTBALL is the sport of cliché and jargon, of that we are all certain. New words and phrases creep into the lexicon on an annual basis. Recently, “game management” and “worldie” have become part of the everyday language of the game. You get wrapped up in this world within a world, so much so that when you are trying to interview a manager post-match and need his attention, you might ask a player to seek out “the gaffer”. You buy into it – you have to. Ian Bendelow and Jamie Kidd have produced a book which provides an easy-to-grab guide … Continue reading Football Read Review: How to interpret the language of football