Fearing that the Checkatrade Trophy was merely a dry run for introducing B teams to the lower leagues, the ‘Against League 3’ campaign organised a boycott. We spoke to them about the failures of the competition.
While one might assume that the pub is still the primary social hub for football fans, there are in fact vast online communities based on outmoded internet forums. For many, they are where the last vestiges of true football fandom reside.
On Saturday afternoon, fans of Charlton and Coventry came together to demonstrate against their clubs’ disastrous ownership. These are our reflections on the day.
When Coventry were exiled to Northampton for the 2013/14 season, reporter Simon Gilbert decided to write a book about the trauma and togetherness of the experience. We spoke to him about watching Coventry miles from their true home.
Since taking over in 2007, hedge-fund owners Sisu have watched on as Coventry’s star has dwindled. Now without a manager, without infrastructure and seemingly without hope, the club’s problems look almost impossible to solve.
Dion Dublin has completed his latest career change by debuting on BBC's Homes Under The Hammer.
Stevie Wonder, One Direction’s drummer, and the Official England Supporters Band all have one of the ex-Premier League player's instruments.