Is it time to consign VAR to Room 101?

February 27, 2020 9:22 am

The offside rule was introduced to stop goal-hanging, not to measure the amount some nostril hair was the wrong side of the line


On photography, shrines and Maradona: a Neapolitan pilgrimage

September 5, 2019 11:01 am

The author wanders around Naples seeking transcendence – and finds it

Congratulations, America, on missing the World Cup

June 29, 2018 2:06 pm

The opening round of the soccer World Cup is under way in Russia. If you’re lucky, you won’t have noticed.…