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...
Serie A '90s
17 August 2018
Golaccio! During the 1990s, Italy was the undisputed home of football. Serie A teams owned 13 European trophies, six world-record transfers and six Ballon d’Or winners, plus every iconic star from Asprilla to Zidane. Welcome to a time when Calcio was king... 
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 
Manchester United Australia tour
20 July 2018
Picture the scene: you’ve just won the Treble, you’re 10,000 miles from home and Steve McClaren has been left in charge. The chief protagonists relive the craziest of pre-season jollies 
Roy Keane Nottingham Forest
19 July 2018
Manchester United signed their long-serving former skipper on this day 25 years ago, but the Irishman had already shown his special spark the previous season. 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
Ronaldo redemption 2002 World Cup
8 June 2018
A seizure denied Ronaldo the 1998 World Cup winner’s medal he and many others felt he deserved. Then a string of career-threatening injuries left him facing a long and painful battle against his own body
Brazil 1998 airport advert
7 June 2018
What happens when footballers are trapped in the world’s most boring place? The story behind the making of football's most iconic advert...

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