relegation

soccer

Match Officials Trick Leyton Orient F.C. Protestors Into Leaving "Abandoned" Match, Only to Start it Back Up Again

Needless to say, Orient fans deserve better.
Liam Daniel Pierce
4.29.17
danny drinkwater

Danny Drinkwater Smashes in Volley for Embattled Leicester

Drinkwater doesn't have many goals, but this one is a beauty.
Sean Newell
2.27.17
the dreaded drop

Dicing With the Drop: Assessing This Season's Premier League Relegation Battle

There are arguably nine sides that look as though they are at significant risk of relegation this term. With the new season almost upon us, Jonathan Wilson assesses their chances.
Jonathan Wilson
8.11.16
tech

Meet Dennis Crowley, the Tech Entrepreneur Who Wants To Shake Up the US Soccer World

Dennis Crowley helped invent foursquare. Now he wants to reinvent the structure of soccer in America.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
7.18.16
premier league

Shite Teams Sunderland and Chelsea Traded Spectacular Goals on the Day

Squeaking out of relegation in style.
Liam Daniel Pierce
5.7.16
lineker's knackers on bbc one

Leicester City Are Champions But The League Goes On: This Weekend In The Premier League

Leicester tributes are becoming a bit tiresome, we’re taking Manuel Pellegrini for granted, and three clubs are drinking in the last chance saloon.
Will Magee
5.6.16
Aston Villa

The Autopsy Begins Following Aston Villa's Lifeless Relegation

A catalogue of errors both on and off the pitch led Aston Villa towards a lifeless relegation from the Premier League. Fans have been left wondering how it was allowed to happen, and if there is tangible hope for the future.
Jim Weeks
4.18.16
soccer

The Rise and Fall of Blackpool FC

Sleazy management has seen Blackpool slip quickly from the Premier League to the bottom of the English Championship.
Graham Ruthven
12.19.14
Promotion

Puppet Killer: One Man's Controversial Twitter Quest To Save American Soccer

Ted Westervelt is known in American soccer circles as @soccerreform, a vitriolic one-man army determined to save the sport from itself.
Kevin Koczwara
11.14.14
Leeds United

How It Feels to Root for Britain's Most Dysfunctional Soccer Team

Leeds United is normally a train wreck, but this coming season could turn out to be the most fucked up in living memory.
Ben Machell
8.5.14