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“This is the most controversial World Cup in history“- A review of Qatar 2022 so far
2nd December 2022

“This is the most controversial World Cup in history“- A review of Qatar 2022 so far

As we approach the halfway point of the World Cup, has the football done any of the the talking?
Who will win the World Cup? The Mancunion Predicts
24th November 2022

Who will win the World Cup? The Mancunion Predicts

Will Ronaldo or Messi win the world’s greatest trophy in their fifth and final attempt? Or will England finally end 56 years of hurt?
Blood on their Chests: Holding the FIFA World Cup in Qatar to Account
23rd November 2022

Blood on their Chests: Holding the FIFA World Cup in Qatar to Account

An insight into the backlash created by the human rights violations associated with Qatar’s FIFA World Cup, and how Denmark has fought to ensure that amongst the football, this record is not forgotten
Movember at UoM
12th November 2022

Movember at UoM

A look at how UOM sport is getting involved in this years Movember and how students can donate!
Manchester Student Fight Night – All you need to know!
10th November 2022

Manchester Student Fight Night – All you need to know!

One of the most atmospheric student nights of the year, Manchester Student Fight Night is coming to the AO Arena on November 24
Opinion: Is Haaland the best player in the world?
7th November 2022

Opinion: Is Haaland the best player in the world?

Erling Haaland has been an unstoppable force in the Premier League since his arrival at the Etihad. Is he the world’s best player?
PREVIEW: Will Tyrants Roar or Eagles Soar? – Manchester Tyrants vs MMU Eagles
25th October 2022

PREVIEW: Will Tyrants Roar or Eagles Soar? – Manchester Tyrants vs MMU Eagles

A look ahead at Sunday’s American Football Manchester Derby!
“The best day of my life”: UoM’s Sammy Adu reflects on his Sale Sharks debut
24th October 2022

“The best day of my life”: UoM’s Sammy Adu reflects on his Sale Sharks debut

We get the scoop on UoM’s latest rising sports star Sammy Adu, learning about his sporting achievements and balancing it all with university
Interview: UOM men’s football coach, Jack Norbury
15th October 2022

Interview: UOM men’s football coach, Jack Norbury

We speak to coach Jack Norbury about what’s in store for UoM’s football team, his tips for success, and how you can get involved!
Watch Haaland live for under £15! Sports tickets on a budget
11th October 2022

Watch Haaland live for under £15! Sports tickets on a budget

Manchester may be home to world-leading professional sports teams, but you can watch them without world-leading prices

Get involved with Sport

An exciting sport opportunity for students: Join the British Rowing today!
10th October 2022

An exciting sport opportunity for students: Join the British Rowing today!

Check out the rowing opportunities in Manchester — no experience needed!
Professional wrestling is coming to Manchester this Sunday!
7th October 2022

Professional wrestling is coming to Manchester this Sunday!

Find out about PROGRESS’ upcoming event, and how to save money on tickets
Get Active! The best sport spots to play in Manchester
4th October 2022

Get Active! The best sport spots to play in Manchester

A look at the the best, cheapest, and most convenient places to play sport in Manchester.
Opinion: Queen over Country? Was the disruption to sports justified?
3rd October 2022

Opinion: Queen over Country? Was the disruption to sports justified?

Sporting fixtures all over the country came to a pause in respect of Queen Elizabeth’s death. But was this the right decision?
Doing what the men couldn’t: The importance of the Lionesses’ Euro win
20th September 2022

Doing what the men couldn’t: The importance of the Lionesses’ Euro win

The Lionesses brought football home in 2022, something the men haven’t done since 1966. But, can this momentum be continued for the good of the game?
“If there’s no legacy to this … what are we doing?”: A love letter to Women’s Football
30th July 2022

“If there’s no legacy to this … what are we doing?”: A love letter to Women’s Football

I’ve always loved football but it hasn’t always been easy … will the 2022 Euros change that for girls nationwide?
5”1 in a giants world: In conversation with Amrisha Kudhail
6th June 2022

5”1 in a giants world: In conversation with Amrisha Kudhail

An interview with Amrisha Kudhail, discussing the excitement building around basketball, her transition from a dance background and advice for those wanting to become involved within the sports industry
Season review for local clubs
5th June 2022

Season review for local clubs

A review of the 2021/22 campaign for clubs based in Greater Manchester
One Week Wonders: The Worst Tennis World No. 1s
17th May 2022

One Week Wonders: The Worst Tennis World No. 1s

Inspired by Medvedev’s limited tenure at the number one spot – who else has hold the position for a few short weeks?
Billionaire business owners: What are they doing to football?
25th April 2022

Billionaire business owners: What are they doing to football?

How has a working class sport become plagued by greed?