By Darren Casserly Recently, with the release of the Netflix series Sunderland ‘Til I Die, a fly-on-the-wall documentary following in the footsteps of Amazon’s Manchester City’s All or Nothing, many of us questioned if these kinds of productions are even worth watching or is just positive PR for the subject. Both of these documentaries follow the clubs' varying seasons, … [Read more...] about Football club documentaries: good TV or just good PR?
Poppies and ribbons showing sport still plagued by politics and religion
It’s often the go-to rhetoric of the governing bodies of the most popular sport on earth that sport and politics don’t mix nor do sport and religion. However, technically that’s a slight misdiagnosis. The truth is that they’ve been intertwined since the inception of the game. Whether we like it or not, many clubs and international teams have been concocted simply because of … [Read more...] about Poppies and ribbons showing sport still plagued by politics and religion
‘The Philosophy’: Louis van Gaal
One word has quickly come to define Louis van Gaal’s brief tenure at Manchester United: ‘philosophy.’ … [Read more...] about ‘The Philosophy’: Louis van Gaal