Category Archives: Soccer

Playing your part

At the start of April, I travelled to Doha as part of an investigation into the conditions of migrant workers labouring on the construction sites of Qatar. What I saw was a disgrace. The workers I met told me of … Continue reading

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Of Playthings and Business

Amidst the tumult bedeviling the A-League this month, Football Federation Australia’s CEO Ben Buckley argued that “Clubs and teams are not playthings.” Responding to Nathan Tinkler’s Hunter Sports Group’s decision to revoke their license and pull their funding out of … Continue reading

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The Pointless Premier League

Of all of the World’s sporting leagues, the English Premier League, established in 1992, is perhaps the most difficult to comprehend from a statistical perspective. Since the inception of the League, only 4 clubs have won the title – of the 18 … Continue reading

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