Sport - Jason Cowley thinks Beckham is an awful role model
By Jason Cowley - 10 February 12:00

Beckham is always trying to sell something: sunglasses, hair grease, M&S

The pagan god. John King reflects on "a golden age in English football when money was a bonus not the motivation"
By John King - 10 February 12:00

Ossie: king of Stamford Bridge

Peter Osgood, with Martin King and Martin Knight <em>Mainstream Pub

Sport - Jason Cowley meets the man who won the Ashes
By Jason Cowley - 03 February 12:00

The unlikely hero, on the day that England last won the Ashes

Sport - Jason Cowley finds football still racist
By Jason Cowley - 20 January 12:00

Britain is becoming obsessed with race and in football it's worse than ever

Sport - Jason Cowley rounds up an Australian summer
By Jason Cowley - 13 January 12:00

Andy Caddick was subjected to remorseless abuse. Why? He's got big ears

Sport - Jason Cowley goes to sea
By Jason Cowley - 06 January 12:00

The Barmy Army may be drunk but at least they're not at sea

Why boycott Zimbabwe, but not China?
By Staff blogger - 06 January 12:00

Three countries are currently targets for western opprobrium: Iraq, North Korea and Zimbabwe. It is no doubt a tiresome, left cliche that the present state of all three owes much to foreign and particularly western imperialism; but cliches often happen to be true.

The fan - Hunter Davies gives out his booby prizes
By Hunter Davies - 16 December 12:00

The award for letting in goals our tortoise could have stopped goes to . . .

The fan - Hunter Davies sees a judge don a pom-pom hat
By Hunter Davies - 09 December 12:00

The judge put something on his head. But it was a pom-pom hat, not a wig

Imperial ambition
By Henry Sheen - 09 December 12:00

Douglas Jardine: Spartan cricketer

Christopher Douglas <em>Methuen, 222pp, £17.99</em>

ISBN 0413

The fan - Hunter Davies wants to be Professor of Football
By Hunter Davies - 02 December 12:00

If only I'd waited, my book <em>The Glory Game</em> would have got me a PhD, writes </B>Hunter Davie

NS Profile - Tony Adams
By Jason Cowley - 02 December 12:00

The ex-football star and ex-drunk, in the English tradition of self-improvement, has used his wealth

The Fan - Hunter Davies discovers Arsene is a Nancy boy
By Hunter Davies - 25 November 12:00

The latest gossip from Paris is that Arsene Wenger "feels" his players, writes <strong>Hunter Davis<

Northside - Andrew Martin remembers his football woes
By Andrew Martin - 18 November 12:00

Hard faces under ridiculous bouffants: Leeds United dominated my youth

The fan - Hunter Davies auctions off his column
By Hunter Davies - 18 November 12:00

I dream of scoring for Spurs, which surely beats scoring with the Queen

The fan - Hunter Davies asks why one game needs three rulers
By Hunter Davies - 11 November 12:00

Why do they need so many different bodies to run one simple little game? Asks Hunter Davies

The fan - Hunter Davies invites fans to his bathroom
By Hunter Davies - 04 November 12:00

Until Spurs get their own museum, you can enjoy a tour of my bathroom

The fan - Hunter Davies lets slip a real secret about Sven
By Hunter Davies - 28 October 12:00

Sven's agent is asking for seven figures. That means a million-plus

Ball watching. Bryan Appleyard on the wretched life of a man capable of "beautiful moments"
By Bryan Appleyard - 28 October 12:00

The Hurricane: the turbulent life and times of Alex Higgins

Bill Borrows <em>Atlantic Books, 368pp

The fan - Hunter Davies groans in front of a pub television
By Hunter Davies - 21 October 13:00

I tried to watch the match in the pub, but my neck ached and my eyes hurt

The fan - Hunter Davies finds there are too many balls in the air
By Hunter Davies - 14 October 13:00

I need discipline, speed on the button, hard work to watch all these games

The fan - Hunter Davies rejoices in Arsenal's black players
By Hunter Davies - 07 October 13:00

I shouldn't really say it, but I like Arsenal because they're a black team

The fan - Hunter Davies gets into the sponsors' suite
By Hunter Davies - 30 September 13:00

The day I rubbed shoulders with a real live lord in the sponsors' lounge

Brothers at war
By Brian Glanville - 30 September 13:00

Jack and Bobby

Leo McKinstry <em>HarperCollins, 492pp, £18.99</em>

ISBN 0007118767

NS Interview - Tessa Jowell
By Mary Riddell - 30 September 13:00

The minister who is giving the green light to Wembley Stadium thinks Murdoch is OK, but the BBC need

The fan - Hunter Davies finds something brilliant (really!)
By Hunter Davies - 23 September 13:00

I've found something brilliant. Honest, I really have

The ghost in the machine
By Maurice Walsh - 16 September 13:00

Keane: the autobiography

Roy Keane (with Eamon Dunphy) <em>Michael Joseph, 294pp, £17.99</em>

I

Hunter Davies thinks Scottish football is too white
By Hunter Davies - 16 September 13:00

The fan - Why can't Scotland win? Too many deep-fried Mars Bars? Or racism?

The fan - Hunter Davies praises Big Ron's new silver wig
By Hunter Davies - 09 September 13:00

Big Ron has become Herr Ron, with a sleek silver wig and new specs

Sport - Jason Cowley demands shorter test matches
By Jason Cowley - 02 September 13:00

Whatever became of the bumping pitch and the blinding light?

Pages