Editorial ~ Peter Kenyon and the spiders from Mars
Diary ~ Wenger wrestles with Pardew; Man Utd seen off by Southend; Southgate stays unlicensed; West Ham’s Icelandic saga
Shot! ~ Everton at work in the community
Sidelines ~ Your chance to play at Doncaster; pyramid building in Scotland; Torquay chairman challenges cheats; the month on television
Video Evidence ~ The incessant clamour for a replay official in the stands should be resisted
Managers Under Fire ~ Mike Newell lashes out; Boston boss found guilty of fraud; Iain Dowie fails to fit in to the new system at Charlton
Under-21s ~ Thirty years of mixed fortunes for the England junior team; plus why Italy have dominated at this age level
WSC Exclusives! ~ Anger At Shock Probe
Shot! Archive ~ Colour portraits in the 1960s
Match of the Month ~ Rotherham, who kicked off in August with a ten-point handicap, take on League One leaders Nottingham Forest
Letter From Spain ~ Where Real Madrid and Barcelona have extended their financial dominance through huge new TV deals
Violent Times ~ Argentina takes action against stadium gangs; death of a fan in Paris; myths and reality of ultra culture in eastern Europe
Five-A-Side ~ England flop at indoor football, too; the continuing spread of the short-sided game
Reviews ~ Bet you Peter Swan is best; the admirable Alan Mullery; the tough times of Paul McGrath; 1970s football magazines revisited
Web review ~ In search of some serious football journalism
Letters ~ Your views  
Season In Brief ~ Division Three, 1995-96, when Wigan and Fulham bounced around in the basement