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Issue Two | Introduction

Editor's Note

Jonathan Wilson

Jonathan Wilson's Editor's Note from Issue Two

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Issue Two | Le Blues

Font of all Knowledge?

Matt Spiro

The Clairefontaine academy was once the envy of the world, but has it gone stale?

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Issue Two | Le Blues

What Makes a Nation?

Philippe Auclair

The recent French race furore ignores the diversity of France's footballing culture

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Issue Two | Interview

Dragan Stojković

Andrew McKirdy

Dragan Stojković on his philosophical similarities to Arsène Wenger, his lost years and Japan's development

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Issue Two | In Argentina

Óscar Bravo

Jonathan Wilson

How Óscar Washington Tabárez led Uruguay to Copa América glory as Argentina and Brazil misfired

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Issue Two | In Argentina

La Historia de los Piñeyros

Rupert Fryer

A fictional account of one family's experience of the 1978 World Cup

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Issue Two | The Media

The Man who Said it was Magnificent

Rob Smyth

Barry Davies relives some old memories and discusses the state of modern commentary

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Issue Two | The Media

The Man who Made Calcio

James Horncastle

How Gianni Brera shaped the language and style of Italian football

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Issue Two | The Media

The Man Who Ate His Hat

Barney Ronay

The story of Lieutenant Commander Tommy Woodrooffe, the BBC's first football commentator

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Issue Two | Back From the Brink

Football to Remember

Uli Hesse

How Borussia Dortmund returned from the verge of extinction to win the Bundesliga title

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Issue Two | Theory

Wenger, l’Auteur

Miguel Delaney

What Francis Ford Coppola, Michael Cimino and the Hollywood of the seventies tell us about Arsenal

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Issue Two | Theory

Brazil and the Rise of the Back Four

Rob Sweeney

How foreign influences led to the evolution of the back four in Brazil

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Issue Two | Italia 90

A Sentimental Journey

Gabriele Marcotti

The 1990 World Cup as experienced by a teenage Italian

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Issue Two | Polemics

Is Football Still Sport?

Rory Smith

It unfolds like a soap opera for the entertainment of millions and the profit of a few. What has football become?

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Issue Two | Polemics

Too Fast, Too Furious?

James Grossi

Why have so many creative players suffered such dreadful injuries in the MLS this season?

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Issue Two | Football Manager

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

Iain Macintosh

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

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Issue Two | Greatest Games

St Étienne 3 Dynamo Kyiv 0 (aet)

James Horncastle

European Cup quarter-final second leg, Stade Geoffroy-Guichard, St Étienne, 17 March 1976

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Issue Two | Eight Bells

Finals Before the Final

Jacob Steinberg

A selection of eight games that really shouldn't have been wasted on the earlier rounds

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