Messi will not start a war in China, but this is not to say that football lacks political relevance.
Despite being without a long-term contract extension and representation, Lamar Jackson was able to advocate and negotiate the most lucrative contract in the history of the NFL. Here’s how.
A football’s dimensions, pressure and texture affect its aerodynamics, i.e. the forces exerted by the air on the ball as it flies.
The NFL’s embrace of the sport points to a promising future. But gender and political divides could stand in the way.
A winter wind appears to have cooled spending among even the biggest clubs.
By inspiring collective action, amateur football clubs can drive positive behaviour change and embed sustainability tactics in grassroots sport.
An evidence-based look at how football clubs can reduce their climate impact.
Jürgen Klopp may have left Liverpool FC but the legacy of his honesty about mental health and wellbeing will endure.
Marketers are increasingly focused on reaching narrow audiences – but when it comes to mass appeal, the Super Bowl doesn’t miss.
Jurgen Klopp will leave Liverpool with a remarkably similar legacy to the club’s iconic manager, Bill Shankly.
Around one-third of the players that have been called up to the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations were born outside of Africa.
Nick Saban was one of the most successful coaches in college football history. But he was not a champion of players’ rights.
The coach’s legendary terseness and his rejection of technological trends belie a wealth of knowledge about the game and its history.
Ghana’s recent Afcon record does not reflect its status as an African football powerhouse.
Geopolitical tactics are already on display.
Concussion doesn’t just affect the brain, but the whole body. The interaction of the ‘heart-brain axis’ means that as the brain works to heal its injury, it puts extra stress on the heart.
The club could face another challenging season.
Saudi Arabia is on track to host the football World Cup in 2034, raising concern among human rights campaigners.
Most Ghanaian footballers have poor levels of financial literacy and financial behaviour.
David Beckham says he felt prepared for the nation’s wrath because of how he says he was treated by his father. It’s a familiar story in sport, but evidence shows controlling behaviour doesn’t work.