Campbell wasn't overlooked for the England captaincy because he was black, but his claim reflects an unhealthy modern outlook.
Cantona's kung-fu kick was not a political statement, it was comedy gold.
Forget the moralising about footballers’ wages - it’s a good thing players are no longer treated as serfs.
The buzzing atmosphere at Selhurst Park is the product of a revolutionary vanguard.
The Chelsea manager isn’t just the king of the memorable quote - he’s a great tactician, too.
Must-reads from the past week
Despite appearances, football isn't suffering from an epidemic of anti-Semitism - just an exaggerated mood of touchiness.
The fawning over Thomas Hitzlsperger shows that homophobia has become the latest weapon of choice in the football culture wars.
The bad news is that football is increasingly ban-happy. The good news is that fans are fighting back.
England’s disintegration Down Under underlines their failure to develop the winning mentality of a great team.
Hull City’s Assem Allam, who wants to change the club’s name to Hull Tigers, is just the latest owner to trample on the view of fans.