Editorial ~ Patience is required at Liverpool
News watch ~ Wayne Rooney surrenders his privacy
Sidelines ~ David Ginola causes a flutter; big clubs need more money; huge changes afoot for the SPL; online guilty pleasures
Shot! ~ Brentford add to Merseyside’s misery on a big night in the Carling Cup
West Midlands woe ~ Signs of dwindling enthusiasm for the Premier League in the region
Sheffield steel ~ Taking the Blades brand to the world
Marlon King ~ Dealing with the discomfort as your club’s latest signing joins straight from prison
Lenin of the Rovers ~ Alexei Sayle’s pioneering radio show of the 1980s deserves a new audience
Match of the month ~ Bradford and Gillingham, League Two’s early underachievers, meet at Valley Parade
Shot! Archive ~ Tottenham’s Double as seen in France
Hoddle helps out ~ Young English players and a Spanish club grateful for Glenn’s academy
Avoiding the Intertoto ~ Why three English clubs were relieved to be out of Europe before the season started
Rugby moves in ~ How inviting a rival sporting club into your home mighchart not work out long term
Euro view ~ The mafia change tack; eastern nationality niggles; sensible sponsorship in France; Bratislavan club revival
Clapped out ~ Living next door to Clapton FC – a Victorian powerhouse in a changing east London
World view ~ Rio’s big clubs find themselves homeless; Colombia puts its future in coaching
Reviews ~ Leeds look forward; Lineker’s hard sell; Argentina v England; MLS keeps it steady
Letters ~ Dear WSC, has anyone else noticed...
Season in brief ~ Conference 2002-03