Henry Norris Arsenal
30 August 2019
Jon Spurling on the controversial figure who took Arsenal to Highbury over a hundred years ago
Ronaldo football 90s
15 August 2019
A Zinedine Zidane poster stirs nostalgia and memories of unpolished mavericks, but you can't take age and appreciation for granted
Football League Super Cup
14 August 2019
Rich Edwards reflects on the despised Football League Super Cup that aimed to compensate for English clubs' European exile
Nicolas Anelka Arsenal Real Madrid 1999
2 August 2019
It may have been a tidy bit of business for Arsene Wenger, but the saga surrounding the prodigious young striker’s transfer left a shadow over his career
Arsene Wenger Highbury screen
19 July 2019
With Arsenal in the middle of their US pre season tour, Jon Spurling explains how ex-vice chairman David Dein's obsession with stateside soccer helped transform an ailing club
Martin Palermo three penalties
4 July 2019
Think of your worst nightmare on a football pitch and then times it by 10 – for that was the agonising ordeal Argentina’s striker suffered at the 1999 Copa America
Johan Cruyff Barcelona
1 May 2019
Barcelona was far from a happy place when Johan Cruyff walked back through the door as coach in 1988. Over 30 years on, his legacy is keenly felt at the Nou Camp and beyond
Georgi Kinkladze
29 April 2019
The snake-hipped star dazzled Joe Marshall at the Riverside two decades ago – though alas for the Georgian, Manchester City’s defence did anything but
15 April 2019
Some feared the Belgium midfielder would never be the same again after breaking his leg against Italy at Euro 1972, explains Michael Yokhin – but he bounced back to take his revenge eight years later
Ray Wilkins programme
4 April 2019
One year ago today, English football lost one of its all-time greats. FFT’s editor-in-chief James Brown recalls his memorable meetings with the man they called ‘Butch’


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