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Issue Four | Introduction

Editor's Note

Jonathan Wilson

Jonathan Wilson's Editor's Note from Issue Four

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Issue Four | Barcelona

The Inverted Sheepdog

Graham Hunter

The inside story of how Xavi emerged as the central hub of the world's greatest team

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Issue Four | Barcelona

Corrida of Uncertainty

David Winner

How the cruelty of tiki-taka resembles bull-fighting

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Issue Four | Barcelona

The Other Rival, Another Way

Scott Oliver

When the nastiest rivalry in Spain was between Barcelona and Athletic

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Issue Four | Interview

Alex Ferguson

Philippe Auclair

Sir Alex Ferguson discusses his early start, the importance of continuity and his need to be alone

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Issue Four | London

Capital Failings

Ian Hawkey

Football clubs in democratic capitals tend to underperform and London is no exception

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Issue Four | London

A Very English Visionary

Martin Cloake

How the understated radicalism of Arthur Rowe defined Tottenham's style

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Issue Four | London

South of the River

Nick Szczepanik

For a spell in the eighties, Charlton Athletic, Crystal Palace, Millwall and Wimbledon challenged the elite

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Issue Four | London

The Bald Eagle and the Modern Way

Bob Yule

How Jim Smith brought the 3-5-2 to Queen's Park Rangers

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Issue Four | Theory

Deschamps-Suaudeau

Patrick Dessault

Didier Deschamps and Jean-Claude Suaudeau debate the modern vogue for attacking football

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Issue Four | Africa

Victory Song

Jonathan Wilson

How Zambia's emotional triumph restored the zest to the Cup of Nations

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Issue Four | Africa

The Barefoot Pioneers

Gary Al-Smith

CK Gyamfi explains how a bootless tour to Britain helped shape the game in Ghana

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Issue Four | Africa

Ultra Violence

David Lynch

After the horrors of Port Said, the exact role of ultras in the downfall of Hosny Mubarak remains unclear

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Issue Four | In Appreciation of...

Ronaldo in Moscow

Sheridan Bird

A slalom though the Luzhniki mud confirmed the genius of O Fenomeno

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Issue Four | In Appreciation of...

Toussaint on Zidane

Juliet Jacques

What the World Cup final headbutt meant to the Belgian writer

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Issue Four | Polemics

Pelé v Beckham

Pete Grathoff

Which of the icons had the greater impact on football in the USA?

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Issue Four | Polemics

The Other Cup

Brian Phillips

How do you solve a problem like the Europa League?

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Issue Four | Polemics

Continental Drift

Rob Langham

Kazakhstan has slipped behind Uzbekistan since it abandoned Asia

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Issue Four | Football Manager

The Ballad of Bobby Manager: My Autobiography (Part Four)

Iain Macintosh

When somebody takes their game of Football Manager just a little too seriously...

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Issue Four | Greatest Games

Racing 1 Celtic 0

Dan Edwards

Intercontinental Cup final play off, Estadio Centenario, Montevideo, 4 November 1967

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Issue Four | Eight Bells

Shirt Tales

Scott Murray

The history behind a selection of iconic kits

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