Football

Concept Kits Are Starting to Influence Football's Biggest Brands

Having exploded in popularity over the last few years, concept kits have democratised kit design, cemented football's link with fashion and influenced a whole new generation of strips.
Will Magee
6.23.20
The Ritual

Every Football Club's Fans Have Their Match Day Rituals – These Are Arsenal's

From legendary pie shops and threadbare pubs to the ArsenalFanTV stadium huddle, these spots are what match day at the Emirates is all about.
Will Magee
2.13.20
The Ritual

Every Football Club's Fans Have Their Match Day Rituals – These Are Chelsea's

The Ritual is a series of photo essays exploring how football clubs are grounded in physical space and the fan experience. First up, Chelsea.
Will Magee
12.26.19
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

Ranking All the Times England Have Crashed Out of the World Cup

If there's one thing the England national team are good for, it's finding new and ingenious ways of failing on the global stage.
Will Magee
7.13.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

When Football Fans Give Up Supporting Their National Team

With the World Cup knockout stages approaching, and reality replacing hope, many fans are starting to remember why they hate watching their national side play.
Will Magee
6.27.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

Football Fans Told Us the Reasons They've Accidentally Missed Iconic Moments

"I missed Italy's winner against Germany in the 2006 World Cup semi-final because I was being wrestled."
Will Magee
6.19.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

Here's Everyone You're Going to Watch the World Cup With

From fair-weather patriots and mansplainers to estranged friends and yer da, here are all the people you're going to hang out with during Russia 2018.
Will Magee
6.8.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

The World Cup Match That Spawned a Decades-Old Conspiracy Theory

When Argentina thrashed Peru to progress to the knockout stages of the 1978 World Cup, the result led many to mutter darkly about fixes, political interference and corruption at the highest level.
Will Magee
6.7.18
Football

Our Father, Who Art Arsene Wenger: This Weekend in the Premier League

As the Premier League season draws to a close, so too does the 22-year reign of Arsene Wenger.
Will Magee
5.14.18
Football

What Was in Fergie's Box? This Weekend in the Premier League

At Old Trafford this weekend, there was a moment which revived the good times of Wenger, Fergie and the Premier League’s golden era. Then Jose Mourinho butted in and ruined it.
Will Magee
4.30.18
Football

Please Forgive Us, Arsene Wenger: This Weekend in the Premier League

As we come to the end of an era in English football, we would just like to say on behalf of Piers Morgan, yer da, the "Wexit" brigade and Robbie from ArsenalFanTV: sorry, Arsene.
Will Magee
4.23.18
Football

Big Respect to Man U: This Weekend in the Premier League

With Man United losing to West Brom this weekend, the title race is officially over. Massive respect to them for the way they fucked up the finale for Manchester City.
Will Magee
4.16.18
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