Route 66

On the 1st December, the biggest names in world football descended on the State Kremlin Palace in Moscow to witness the draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Since the moment that last name was drawn out of it’s ceremonial acrylic fishbowl, I’ve been busy cementing plans for a 5-week trip to cover…

Best of 2017

Football is not what it was, we all know that. Veterans of the industry yearn for the occasional return of yesteryear, when muddy pitches, slide tackles and a good old sense of humour were all part and parcel of the game. But despite the changes we’ve seen, football remains one of the most emotionally-charged sports…