Editorial ~ Football’s financial frailties
News watch ~ Rangers and Celtic invited to join EPL2
Shot! ~ Eastlands hosts Hamburger SV
Sidelines ~ The highly qualified England coachConference criticised over points penalties
Managers feuding ~ Why do the bosses blather on?
North-east ~ The region’s three Premier League clubs dally with the drop; award-winning programmes from local non-League sides
Match of the month ~ Norwich edge closer to relegation after defeat in the East Anglia derby
Scotland scandal ~ The fallout from  a drinking session after a World Cup match against Holland
Leeds v AC Milan ~ An MEP’s bid to have the result of the 1973 Cup-Winners Cup final overturned
Shot! archive ~ A view of Man Utd in the 1970s
Football violence ~ Two new films offering different perspectives on hooliganism
As good as it got ~ Leicester City ’s trip to Madrid in 1997, an outstanding moment in Martin O’Neill’s time at the club
Euro view ~ A fan-owned club in Germany; Greek FA head’s controversial legacy; foiled merger in Holland; Steaua chief faces investigation
Players in the pit ~ A look at mining’s connections with football, 25 years on from the NUM strike 
World view ~ Argentina’s anti-hooligan measures; South Africa getting set for 2010
Reviews ~ Clough’s departure from Derby; Brad Friedel looks back; Mercer and Allison, the odd couple; the story of Arsenal
Letters ~ Dear WSC, have you ever noticed...
Season in brief ~ Jimmy Hill’s Coventry City win Division Three in 1963-64