5 ways to describe football’s most humiliating move.
Saluting the players who have had the honour of seeing their name become a footballing thing.
How Panenka’s signature move arrived in Italy, and ended up with a whole new name.
From the hook, to the holy, to the half-hearted, how the AMC is described around the world.
One cockerel’s journey from mascot to insult.
The unsettling origins of what is, let’s be honest, an unsettling phenomenon.
Looking at the fishy particulars of the word ‘minnow’, and enjoying the Greatest Cup Comeback in History.
Violent noblemen in fancy costumes fighting over a cow? That’s right, it’s the birth of Italian football.
Exploring the etymology of the hooligan, taking in music hall, the fighting Irish and a spectacular brain-turd from the Thatcher era.
A contentious word among English football fans, but it turns out we’ve only ourselves to blame…
A journey down the origins of the ‘rabona’, from playing hooky, to tailless animals and military prostitutes.