Politics

  1. Does Jeremy Corbyn’s Recent Intervention in Football Herald a New Political Era for Football?

    Does Jeremy Corbyn’s Recent Intervention in Football Herald a New Political Era for Football?
    Earlier this year a non-binding vote of no confidence in the House of Commons sent a clear message to the Football Association: reform, or we’ll do it for you. While this wasn’t the first time the game’s governing body has come to blows with the UK government, the unprecedented step of threatening legislation will have reverberated down the corridors of...
  2. Is the Government Right to Invest in Chinese Grassroots Football?

    Is the Government Right to Invest in Chinese Grassroots Football?
    Grassroots football in the UK is on its knees. Community pitches continue to deteriorate, local clubs continue to fold at an alarming rate and the number of people playing the game at local level continues to dwindle at an alarming rate. So, why has Chancellor George Osborne just injected around £3 million into Chinese grassroots football? Mr Osborne travelled to...

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