Editorial ~ When the price isn't right
Diary ~ Seventeen dodgy deals spotted by Lord Stevens; Pardew leaves Hammers, joins Addicks; Guv’nor Ince inspires Macclesfield; Chelsea’s defensive dithers
Shot! ~ Football in the far south-west
Sidelines ~ The Mersey Beattie era; what next for women’s football; Brazil face opposition as hosts of the 2014 World Cup; Brentford, now fan-owned but facing relegation
New Grounds ~ The growing trend for clubs to relocate to out-of-town sites and why councils support such moves even if fans are opposed
Club Ownership ~ Why do so many billionaires want to take over Premier League clubs and how will their presence shape our football; the man with a plan at West Ham; Liverpool look to the Middle East; the rise and fall of the Romanov empire at Hearts
Hopes for 2007 ~ Six WSC writers describe one change they’d like to see in football this coming year – Ian Wright should look away now
WSC Exclusives! ~ Cops Quiz Bung Boss
Shot! Archive ~ A glorious day in Sunderland, 1973
Match of the Month ~ Watford visit Newcastle, who have recovered from a slump in results and are allegedly poised for a takeover
Letter From America ~ on the death of a hugely influential figure in the US game’s history
Reserve Reservations ~ After Mourinho’s calls for Chelsea II to join the Football League, why second XIs are unpopular opponents in Germany, plus the growing trend towards feeder clubs
Reviews ~ Carry On Docherty; Nice guy Goater; Perry Groves not guilty; Hungry Hartson
Web review ~ Football for fun
Letters ~ Your views
Season In Brief ~ The Gola League, 1984-85, when Wealdstone did a double under an unusual points system