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Can UMRLFC bounce back after last seasons disappointment?

Liveblog: Rugby League Varsity

Andrew Georgeson talks you through this years Two Cities challenge live from the AJ Bell Stadium.

Alonso and Hamilton cut opposing figures in the years Formula One.

Formula One: Season Preview

Daniel Jenkins predicts a clean sweep for reigning champions Mercedes and questions Alonso’s drive for the sport

Alice in training feat. crutches. Photo: Alice Smith

Hopping for hopscotch

Despite having a terrible injury whilst playing for univarsity, Alice Smith is determined to raise money for Ugandan playgrounds

Warrington Town are this seasons #underdogs
Photo: GarySkent

Debate: The FA Cup is dead

Andrew and Tom discuss the future of Football’s most famous competition

Messi and Ronaldo failed to light up a half-empty Old Trafford. 
Photo: Mancunion Sport


The Galacticos in Manchester proved to be nothing more than a financial honey-trap

Photo: oscartellyman @Flickr

The Imitation Game

Despite popular opinion, more fans dosen’t equate to greater success

Photo: Football Manager 2015

Football Manager: More than just a game

With the upcoming release of Football Manager 15, Andrew Georgeson discusses life as a keyboard manager

Who will come out on top in the first North-West Varsity?

Liveblog: North-West Varsity

Follow all the action live from the 2014 North-West Varsity 2014.

Hatem Ben Arfa. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Comment: Nostalgia is a damaging force in football

Andrew Georgeson discusses the damaging effect of ‘arkin back within modern football.

It is time for UEFA President Michel Platini to step up to racism. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Comment: UEFA must act soon

With racism rife in the European game, UEFA and FIFA must make a stand.

The National Football Museum in the Urbis Building, Cathedral Gardens. Photo: Joe Sandler Clarke

Review: National Football Museum

Sports Editor Andrew Georgeson reviews Manchester’s famous National Football Museum

Alan Pardew has become a cult figure since his infamous headbut, but how would he fair overall
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Managerial Hunger Games

Andrew Georgeson runs through the hardest football managers