21 December 2017
Football was once as much of a Christmas Day staple as the Queen's Speech and pigs in blankets – but was it all festive fun or just a freezing farce? Paul Brown dons his silly hat...
FC Santa Claus
21 December 2017
We're approaching that most wonderful time of the year, but for the most festively named club in football, the 2016 season was not always one of goodwill. FFT went to Lapland to learn why – and about the exciting developments which could make such misery a thing of the past
Dominic Calvert-Lewin
10 December 2017
Life moves at a fast pace for the 20-year-old forward: in 2017 alone he's managed to break into Everton's first team, spearheaded international success with England and now has eyes on impressing new club boss Sam Allardyce. Not that he's fazed, mind...  
Rumbelows Sprint Challenge
5 December 2017
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)
Kaka Manchester City
29 November 2017
The Brazilian’s proposed £100m move from Milan to nouveau-riche City was set to be one of the most sensational transfers ever – until it all fell through at the last minute. Here, the man himself reveals what really happened...
28 November 2017
Twenty years ago, Brighton were on the edge of oblivion. Now, after two decades of dedication, hard work and heartbreak, they’re back in the big time. Here’s how they did it...
Ali Dia
23 November 2017
What the hell happened to Dia, who earned infamy on this day in 1996? FourFourTwo hits the trail of football’s most unlikely cult hero
20 November 2017
Better pitches? Cowardly players? Who's to blame for the disappearance of penalty-box pile-ups? Nick Moore tried to find out... 
27 October 2017
Shanks, Chapman, Hiddink and Ferguson are names synonymous with glory – but what of their unheralded siblings’ forays into management? FFT digs out the family album...

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