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The Last Days of Roy of the Rovers: Part 3

August 15, 2015 // 1 Comment

The third chapter of Seb's look at the final years of Britain's greatest football comic takes us into 1991 with a terrifying coach crash, a fortune-teller's curse, and... Kenny Dalglish?

Los Campesinos! & Football

February 2, 2015 // 3 Comments

Continuing our occasional "Bands and Football" series, Seb Patrick examines the deep relationship indie-pop titans Los Campesinos! have with the sport.

The Road to MOTD

August 5, 2014 // 0 Comments

As Match of the Day celebrates its 50th Anniversary, Simon Tyers takes us through the story of how weekly football highlights became the norm.

An Impossible Job

April 22, 2014 // 4 Comments

It's been a little over twenty years since Graham Taylor introduced the world to the phrase "Do I not like that". Simon Tyers looks back on a documentary that remains memorable, influential and grimly entertaining.

Goal TV

March 12, 2014 // 2 Comments

The Likely Lads. Nick Hornby. David Coleman. Arthur Smith. And, uh... Chris Waddle's sex life? Seb Patrick takes a look back at the 1994 BBC2 theme night, discussing each individual segment with video clips.

Whatever Happened to the Renford Rejects?

February 24, 2014 // 5 Comments

Have you ever found yourself wondering what happened to all the fresh-faced youngsters who played Nickelodeon's hapless five-a-side team? No, neither had Seb - at least not until he realised that one of them was now quite famous. But what about the rest...?