What Happened To The Teams That Competed In The First Ever FA Cup?

An 1863 photo of Forest FC - the London team that would go on to win the first FA Cup under the name Wanderers. Image courtesy of Wanderers FC.Football fandom has long been about belonging to a tribe: this player was [Read entire story]

» Olympic Football 2012 Review

This summer’s Olympic football tournament ended in a familiarly disappointing way for English/British supporters as Stuart Pearce’s Team GB side went crashing out in the quarter-finals after losing a penalty shoot-out to [Read entire story]

» West Ham favourites for Olympic Stadium move

West Ham United could benefit massively from use of the Olympic Stadium but their tenancy and success depends on a number of things. Firstly, the club have to ensure that they are in the Premier League when the move [Read entire story]

» Match preview: Chelsea vs Brentford (FA Cup fourth round replay)

Spain’s London 2012 Olympic football star Juan Mata will be expected to lead the charge as Premier League side Chelsea attempt to see off League One Brentford at the second time of asking. The playmaker has made just [Read entire story]

» Olympic stars Steven Caulker and Aaron Ramsey set for final day Champions League shootout

Two of the stars of the Team GB squad for last summer’s London 2012 Olympic Games go into the final game of the Premier League season knowing only one of them will be playing in next year’s Champions League [Read entire story]

» Team GB football: almost one year on

I was walking to my local shop earlier this week when I saw something I hadn’t seen for some team: a Team GB Olympic football shirt. The gentleman wearing it appeared to be working up quite a sweat on his bicycle – [Read entire story]

» 2014 World Cup the perfect warm-up to Rio 2016

When you think back to the joy and euphoria that accompanied London 2012, it is safe to say that the people of Brazil really are going to be spoiled for the next few years. The general public can scarcely start to think [Read entire story]