Manchester City Gillingham 1999
17 April 2019
City may now be a slick footballing juggernaut and among the favourites for the game’s biggest honours this season, but two decades ago they were slumming it in the third tier – and could have sunk even lower
Rumbelows Sprint Challenge
12 April 2019
In 1992, a group of TV execs came up with an idea as brilliant as it was simple: get players from all 92 league clubs to sprint for the right to call themselves the game’s fastest (and win a new telly)
Derby 2007-08
1 April 2019
Eleven seasons on, Huddersfield have matched the Rams' ignominious relegation after 32 matches. FFT's Chris Flanagan re-lives the misery with those who were there
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
28 March 2019
As the Manchester United hero takes charge full-time, we raid our archive for the Norwegian's brilliant career reflective. What does he expect as a boss? Did he mind being called a super-sub? And does he still play Football Manager?! 
Francesco Totti
28 March 2019
On this day in 1993, a fresh-faced 16-year-old made his Roma debut. He remained a one-club man until his retirement in 2017, having scored 300 goals and won the World Cup with Italy – but was still never appreciated as he should have been on these shores. Andrew Murray wonders why...
England Gareth Southgate
22 March 2019
His appointment as England manager two years ago was deemed underwhelming by many, having flopped in his previous post at Middlesbrough. But now he’s doing something nobody else could for over two decades
Bruce Grobbelaar
13 March 2019
Bruce Grobbelaar won the lot with Liverpool, but only after fighting in the Rhodesian Bush War as a teenager. He shares his remarkable story – and how the harrowing experience helped him to stand up to King Kenny
Patrick Kluivert Ajax 1995
6 March 2019
The Cruyff-inspired ‘70s team may have been their greatest in history – but in the early ’90s a new golden generation helped to make Amsterdam the capital city of Europe for a second time
Gianluigi Buffon
6 March 2019
The legendary net-minder opens up about the perils of social media, transfer fees and being the last of the ‘proper’ stoppers. Gather round, children...
Adriano
13 February 2019
For a generation of fans, Adriano’s stats on Pro Evo 6 summed up the limitless potential of Ronaldo’s heir. Instead, The Emperor’s reign was ended by an incredible cocktail of injury, tragedy... and an AK47 made of gold

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