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How do you play Chelsea’s millionaires? Just enjoy it…

LEE POWER points at his manager Mark Cooper and Jose Mourinho on the programme cover. “He was working as a waiter in a cocktail bar when I met him… and now look,” laughs the Swindon Town director of football operations. We’re in the gaffer’s office and Power, the ex-Norwich City striker who now runs the […]

Where Are They Now? Oldham Athletic 1989-90

Where Are They Now? Oldham Athletic 1989-90 League Cup Finalists JOE ROYLE called it is his “pinch me season” when the Latics reached the semi-final of the FA Cup – taking Manchester United to a replay – and the League Cup Final. Royle plundered the reserve teams of bigger clubs to build a side that was […]

Jacob Butterfield: All I care about is playing

CHRISTMAS 2011. Jacob Butterfield is the talk of the Championship. Captain of Barnsley in his first full season, a call-up to the England U21s, a place in the GB Olympic squad. Sat in the hole behind Ricardo Vaz Te, the midfielder’s perceptive passing and a slew of spectacular goals from range have got the scouts […]

Dream Team: Kevin O’Connor (Brentford)

The Brentford midfielder chooses his favourite XI, made up from players he has played with or against in his football career.

Dunlavy Column: Tykes’ naive strategy put Stendel in dock

Chris Dunlavy criticises the decision of Barnsley to sack Daniel Stendel

Can Villa catch third-placed Blades and negotiate the playoffs?

Norwich, Leeds, Sheffield United, Aston Villa… Fallen founders of the Premier League are very well represented in the upper echelons of the Championship right now, but the current form table puts a sharp focus on the latter club. Dean Smith’s men have their eye on that all-important playoff spot, charging to an eighth successive win […]

All eyes on Elland Road as promotion scrap heats up

“Do you think I can go into the dressing room and say, ‘by the way lads, you’re getting beat today because we don’t want (to help) the other half of the city.’ – Steve Bruce on beating Leeds and helping rivals Sheffield United

How technology has transformed football

Football is often referred to as “the beautiful game” among its most devoted fans. But in today’s world, perhaps a new title might be more appropriate: “the technological game.” Everywhere you turn, new technologies and digital products are transforming how people watch, understand, and play football. Whether it’s how a professional moves on the field […]

‘He’s brilliant, he’s infectious, he’s crazy’ – Crofts on Newport County boss Flynn

The Exiles midfielder on how he sees his move to Rodney Parade as an opportunity for success

Big Interview: Has Jonny Howson silenced his critics at Middlesbrough?

Dissented by supporters and scorned on social media, the Boro midfielder is bullish in saying your biggest critic should always be yourself

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