Mohamed Salah
Mohamed Salah and The Pleasure of Discovery

Is Mo’ Salah’s improbable brilliance a rupture in the European-elite-club-football-spacetime-continuum? Across sports, genres and eras, there is something that snakes its tendrils around the psychology of obsession and unites fans across the…

David Luiz
David Luiz: Captain, Geezer, Myshkin

Maurizio Sarri is revolutionising Chelsea football, but every such endeavour needs a leader. His best option may also be an unexpected one. David Luiz may not strike everyone as immediate captaincy candidate,…