THE HALF DECENT FOOTBALL MAGAZINE

There were mixed feelings from our writers about Euro 2016, while the child sex abuse scandal and Chapecoense plane crash were low points for many

Tow Law 

From a sunny trip to Tow Law and many unexpected winners to a seemingly endless number of scandals, our writers’ give their highs and lows of 2016

In WSC 131 Olly Wicken’s Grandad explained why a feast of goals on Christmas Day was far from the perfect present for the match-going fans

Rowett turned Blues’ fortunes around but performances this season haven’t been great, though appointing Gianfranco Zola has mystified fans

Plenty of football-mad cities are yet to host major tournaments or finals, but FIFA and UEFA are increasingly indifferent to passionate fanbases

Northampton snow 

It’s almost time for the annual winter break debate to begin, but it would remove the unfair, messy sport we've been thriving on for a century

358 Fox 

Before the internet, journalists relied on phones send in their copy and it was one unfortunate person’s job to organise the whole thing

In 2008, Superleague Formula was supposed to bring the “passion and pride” of football to the world of motorsport – it didn't last very long

The Nerazzurri are on a club-record six-game winning streak after a poor start, and now lie just five points behind the Serie A leaders

In WSC 177 Lionel Birnie donned his plimsolls to recall the strange competitions that filled a void when English clubs were expelled from Europe