Crowd size matters. When football games had thousands of fans in attendance, COVID-19 case numbers tended to spike within three weeks.
Pressure from the crowd causes referees to make different decisions.
Discussions have rightly focused on the failings of authorities and clubs. But the role of the law should also be examined.
The American money men are replacing Russian oligarchs and Arab oil tycoons as the next wave of club buyers.
Female coaches experience very different environments to male coaches and have been shaped in very different ways.
Under insolvency law, there's an order in which creditors get paid from whatever is left of a company.
Some fans even said they would be willing to make the ultimate sacrifice, giving their own lives to save other supporters of their team.
While a line of defensive players complicates a free kicker's task to shoot on target, new research suggests it could also impede the goalie.
Why tackling in kids rugby must be banned to curb dementia risks.
Academy culture at football clubs must change to protect vulnerable young players when they are rejected as professionals.
As anti-racism moves to centre stage, the industry's historic issues are coming to light
In England, the continuing anger that Maradona "got away with it" comes out of the ashes of empire.
Brain trauma in sport is a public health crisis. A heading ban should be extended to all children.
While player transfers offer the chance for financial rewards, the pursuit of career progress takes a toll on footballing families.
British football should utilise 30 years of academic research to focus on what it needs to do to solve the game's exclusion problem.
Ahmad Ahmad, president of the Confederation of African Football, was considered a shoo-in for a second term. But the entry of South Africa's Patrice Motsepe has brought new dynamics to the race.
Finding purpose outside of sport can contain a multitude of benefits for athletic performance – and mental health.
Australian rules football was actually played before rugby union in Queensland — and it was only a quirk of history that caused Queenslanders to switch allegiances.
Diversification into related businesses can provide a firmer financial footing.
Professional sport has enormous power to influence positive change. So ahead of this weekend's grand finals, let's examine the carbon emissions of our major men's football leagues.