cult footballers

    • 6.21.17

      The Cult: Nobby Solano

      Almost two decades after he first arrived in England, Nobby Solano remains beloved of Newcastle fans and trumpet aficionados everywhere.

    • 5.9.17

      The Cult: El Hadji Diouf

      One of the most widely disliked players of his generation, El Hadji Diouf was as much a source of morbid fascination as he was one of football’s ultimate figures of hate.

    • 4.18.17

      The Cult: Eric Cantona

      Eric Cantona was the Premier League's first genuine superstar, a man who helped to build Alex Ferguson's Manchester United empire. Few had the ability to match King Eric on the pitch; fewer still possess the courage to walk away as he did.

    • 11.26.16

      The Cult: Tony Yeboah

      When he wagged his finger towards the crowd, more often than not Tony Yeboah had scored a screamer. He became an icon at Leeds United, and so he earns a place in The Cult.

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