Editorial, Diary & Sidelines ~ Reaction to the government’s new report on Hillsborough; a book reflecting on the experiences of black players in British football; another club hoping to relocate to Dublin; the unlikely story of a doctor/ref who turns to hooliganism
Third Among Equals ~ Why Hull and Brighton fans continue to have cause to be thankful to Doncaster Rovers
Just Say No ~ The deadly affliction that is sweeping through football
Going, Going, Gone ~ Ruud Gullit’s departure from Chelsea and latest developments in a season of upheaval at Man City
Brought to Book ~ How the football publishing industry has changed in the years since Fever Pitch, plus a typical week in the life of a soccer scribe and the difficulties of running an independent club magazine
James the First ~ Reflecting on the recently deceased Robbie James
Fancy Meeting You ~ Encounters with Barnsley chairmen, Real Sociedad strikers and Andrei Kanchelskis among others
Political Football ~ On World Cup tournaments staged by totalitarian regimes
So Faso Good ~ A report from the 1998 African Nations Cup
Plus Letters, Webwatch