Hands off Hibs: The Fight for the Future of your Football Team

2015 marks the 25th anniversary of one of Scottish football’s most controversial sagas. Wallace Mercer, the owner of Hearts, had announced plans to takeover the financially stricken Hibs and merge the two clubs together. He claimed that if the two … Continue reading

Feature: Analysing the Link Between Europa League Participation and Domestic Performance

Liverpool’s 2-1 defeat to Crystal Palace on Sunday showed once again that competing in the UEFA Europa League has a negative impact on domestic performance. The Reds took to the pitch against Palace less than 70 hours after beating Rubin … Continue reading

Feature: A Look at the Growing Issue of Football Tourism

Ahead of last weekend’s Manchester derby, Manchester United pub ‘The Trafford’ introduced a ban on half and half scarves. The pub encouraged fans to put their half and half scarves in the bin before entering in order to ‘clear their conscience.’ For any … Continue reading