Brazil and the birth of a footballing culture
Brazil and the birth of a footballing culture

Mexico 1970 was Brazil’s coronation as a footballing culture, coming 20 years since the tragedy of the Maracanazo. But the wheels were set in motion in Sweden, when a 17-year-old Pele helped…

A Love Letter to the Scissor Kick
A Love Letter to the Scissor Kick

If the answer is ”the scissor kick”, the question of course is, ”What do Chilean strawberries, a Spanish Spy, the Aztecs and Peter Crouch have in common?” Dear Chilena, I found your name…

God is Round: Why Football Writing Matters
God is Round: Why Football Writing Matters

Citing the examples, anecdotes & words of Coltrane, Van Gogh, Chesterton, Einstein, Mondrian, Cruyff and Bob Dylan to tell you why football writing matters. ‘’Have you heard the story about the Church…