Football’s cultural side helped Britain wage the last Cold War

Nick Barnett | 22 June 2018 | FEATURES |  
tags: Cold War, diplomacy, soccer

Iceland’s giant killers

Walter Pless | 28 June 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: England, football, Iceland, soccer, sport
A sporting minnow has defeated England in the 2016 European Championship

With Blatter gone, the hard work of changing FIFA culture starts

Andre Spicer | 04 June 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: FIFA, football, soccer
It can take years for the culture of an organisation to change.

The tactics of the “beautiful game”

Steve Georgakis | 12 June 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: soccer, World Cup
Here's your style guide to 30 days of the World Cup

Playing for Keeps

Laura Cotta Ramosino | 23 January 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: film reviews, marriage, soccer
George is an ex Peter Pan who is looking for both responsibility and maturity, yet unable to conquer either.

An own goal for unwary governments

Stefan Szymanski | 27 April 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: economics, soccer, sport
A leading sports economist is sceptical about the value of hosting major events as a way of boosting local economies.

Only one game, the beautiful game

Michael Coren | 12 June 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: football, soccer, World Cup
Call it football or soccer, only this simple game brings together the whole world at once to cheer, to scream, to cry.

Kenya’s World Cup farce

Joseph Magiri | 11 December 2009 | FEATURES |  
tags: Kenya, soccer, World Cup
Soccer fever has gripped Kenya in the lead-up to the World Cup in South Africa next year.

Tinseltown bending it for Beckham

Alistair Nicholas | 21 January 2007 | FEATURES |  
tags: public relations, soccer, sport
Babe Ruth didn't play soccer, but he has some sage advice for the celebrity English player.

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