Author: Jamie Greer

Retro football kits

‘They’re a fashion and an art item’: how lockdown caused a boom in retro football kit sales

It’s time to rummage through your old football shirts – now your colourful jersey from the 80s or 90s may be a prized possession. It might not fetch the £7.1m that a Diego Maradona jersey sold for last week. However, an increasing number are finding joy in turning forgotten jerseys into fashion statements. The Classic […]

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Review: The Trojan Horse Affair is a gripping story of a forgotten dispute

In late 2013, a letter landed at the offices of Birmingham City Council that would end the careers of several educators across the city and drastically change Britain’s education and counter terrorism policy. The anonymous letter described a plan of infiltration. It said that supporters of the plot would make the life of senior teachers […]

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Europa League and Europa Conference League key fixtures preview

These often-maligned European competitions can still offer some cracking games when it comes to the knockout fixtures, as teams that finished 3rd in their Champions League group come to play with unknown underdogs and rising powers. Here are three key fixtures to look out for.

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Champions League round of 16 preview

Following last night’s demolition of Sporting Lisbon by Manchester City, and Mbappe helping PSG squeak a win against potential future side Real Madrid, the Champions League is officially back.

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