Rupert Murdoch, Manchester United
9 September 2018
Twenty years ago, on a wave of TV money and digital fear, Sky tried to buy the world’s biggest club. Gary Parkinson recalls a world of shares, shocks and resent
David Beckham Desert Island Discs
7 September 2018
The eight recordings, book and luxury item with which castaways have been permitted have been a BBC radio staple for eight decades – but what have various members of the football world chosen to take onto a desert island?
Graham Taylor, England manager
6 September 2018
When Graham Taylor granted TV cameras full access to his England camp in 1993, little could he have predicted the furore that followed. FFT went behind the scenes of the film that hung the beleaguered boss out to dry with his ‘Taylorisms’ – and ruined the career of his right-hand man   
Kevin Keegan, Michael Owen Newcastle
4 September 2018
A decade ago today, King Kev turned his back and headed for the door marked 'exit' at St James' Park, citing irreconcilable differences with Magpies owner Mike Ashley. Plus ça change...
Illustration: Joe Waldron
22 August 2018
A Swiss company that monitors suspicious betting patterns is now at the vanguard of the battle to end match-fixing. FourFourTwo visited the London-based nerve centre of a secretive operation proving that if you want to expose corruption, just follow the money...
David Beckham Manchester United 1998
20 August 2018
On June 30, 1998, one petulant flick of a right foot changed the Manchester United midfielder’s life. His red card against Argentina sparked outrage across England. Well, everywhere but Old Trafford...
Richarlison Everton
25 July 2018
When you’re young, adapting to life in a new country thousands of miles from home can be tough. But when you’ve been through as much as Everton’s new £35m man, it’ll seem like child’s play...
Carlos Kaiser
23 July 2018
He lived the dream as a globetrotting pro for two decades, yet could barely kick a ball. FFT meets the maverick Brazilian who used every trick going to dupe his clubs’ coaches, team-mates and fans 
Roy Keane Nottingham Forest
19 July 2018
He became synonymous with Manchester United, but the Irishman had really shown his special spark the season before signing. Nick Miller remembers his outstanding season at Nottingham Forest
ClubCall
18 July 2018
Ah, it's that time of year again. But before the digital age, fans needed a landline and deep pockets to hear player and manager interviews, live commentary and transfer gossip – and occasionally got a foul-mouthed bonus

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