26 October 2017

Mark Sampson: more David Brent than David Duke

Ill-judged dressing-room banter shouldn’t be a matter for lawyers.

20 September 2017

No, Köln fans aren’t a ‘disgrace’

At the Emirates, they brought the kind of passion the English game has lost.

6 April 2017

The rage against Moyes

No, the Sunderland manager is not a dangerous misogynist.

30 March 2017

‘Don’t mention the war!’

Why England fans should be free to taunt the Germans.

3 November 2016

Let’s boot the poppy wars into Row Z

People should be free to decide if they want to don a poppy.

3 October 2016

Why Big Sam shouldn’t have been sacked

The loose-lipped England manager is the latest casualty in the war on privacy.

23 September 2016

Paralympians’ job is to be the best, not ‘raise awareness’

Let's stop expecting Paralympians to make society a better place.

18 August 2016

All that matters is gold

A medal for coming second or third is a loser’s medal.

15 July 2016

Portugal’s punk-rock tribute to defending

Don’t blame defenders for a dull Euro 2016 – attacking tacticians need to up their games.

30 June 2016

England: still bang average

The Iceland defeat was one of the most humiliating yet.