Editorial ~ The Premiership’s European failures
Diary ~ Alan Smith’s bottle problem; Bryan Robson is back; Arsenal bury Inter; uh-oh Everton
The Bigger Picture ~ Southampton doyen Ted Bates, who died last month
Sidelines ~ A good football film ; when Man Utd were penalised ; Fab Freddy Adu ; Stockport’s Chinese revolution
Pay List ~ The footballers featured among the best paid people in Britain ; why Winston Bogarde is staying put in Chelsea reserves
Big Red Clubs  ~ Three books that delve behind the scenes at Liverpool , Arsenal and Man Utd
Supporters' Trusts ~ Fan takeovers at two clubs and a manager in charge at another
Euro 2004 ~ Despair for Scotland and Wales in the play-offs; unexpected delight for Latvia
Autograph Hunting ~ A world where Wayne Rooney’s signature is worth twice as much as Kevin Costner’s
Satellite TV ~ Why a dish revolutionised English football in the 1990s
Festive Gifts ~ Football-orientated presents to suit anyone who’s difficult to buy for
Deportiva and Celta ~ An extract from the new edition of WSC’s history of Spanish football
Strange Case Of ~ Andy Goram still standing between the sticks at the age of 39
Wrexham in five minutes
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