He was a local hero, yes. But he fell short of greatness.
The fancy-dress furore at Hartlepool shows that football anti-racism has sunk to a new low.
Breathalysing fans brings Stalinism to the turnstiles.
Why is the PM so keen for us to believe he’s a football fan?
Football fans need to kick back against the social-media police.
Must-reads from the past week
James Heartfield Law
Yes, throwing things at players can be dangerous. But, at its best, it’s an art.
The elite views footballers and football fans as rapists-in-waiting.
The hysterical response to fans rushing the pitch shows how sanitised football has become.
It took more than an incompetent commander to cause 96 deaths.