8 out of work British managers who deserve to be back in football

Eddie Howe His stock is very high despite Bournemouth’s relegation from the Premier League. He took them from League Two to the Premier League (via Burnley) and played a progressive brand of football. Another job in the Premier League? Celtic? Who knows. Only time will tell. Danny Cowley Alongside brother Nicky, his rise in managementContinue reading “8 out of work British managers who deserve to be back in football”

Wings of Change: How the World’s Biggest Energy Drink Manufacturer Made a Mark in Football

Wings of Change is the story of how Red Bull, the world’s largest energy drinks manufacturer made their mark in football. After years of success in the beverage line and the world of extreme sports, Red Bull controversially took over their local club, SV Austria Salzburg, and changed their name, crest, colours and history. SoonContinue reading “Wings of Change: How the World’s Biggest Energy Drink Manufacturer Made a Mark in Football”

FROM THE JAWS OF VICTORY

Not all the greats get what they deserve. Through the eyes of a wonderful line-up of writers, From the Jaws of Victory pays homage to club and international sides who captivated, inspired and astounded in equal measure, only to fall short of football’s biggest prizes. The destination of these stories may be the same, butContinue reading “FROM THE JAWS OF VICTORY”

The top 20 football films

By Callum McFadden – @CallumCFB 1. State of Play – Mike Calvin and BT Sport State of Play is a documentary film investigating the human stories of football with award-winning writer Michael Calvin who turns his eye to the biggest story of all – the game itself. From mental health to money, concussion to ChampionsContinue reading “The top 20 football films”

The Football CFB Top 10: Football Books

I am a self confessed football fanatic and the reason I started Football CFB is because I watch a silly amount of football each week and consume a crazy amount of football content each week online, by reading books and watching documentaries. In this article, I have picked out my top 10 footballing reads fromContinue reading “The Football CFB Top 10: Football Books”

CFB Review: Kevin Day: Who are Ya?

“Excellent!” The Times “Kevin’s immense knowledge shines on every page.” Gary Lineker “A football book by a fan for the fans. A treasure trove…” Alan Davies “An entertaining romp through the back alleys and glamour parks of English football.” FourFourTwo Partly autobiographical, partly polemical, but mostly funny, Who Are Ya? is a snapshot of modernContinue reading “CFB Review: Kevin Day: Who are Ya?”