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399 Mining

The present-day custodians of clubs with colliery roots feel a strong sense of obligation to preserve their connections with the past

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June issue available now online and in store


Having adorned countless bedroom walls across the country, the Bartholomew Football History Map still holds a fascination nearly 50 years after it was first published

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The former Liverpool, Brighton and Manchester City forward, who died today, is fondly remembered for his presenting skills – as Phil Ball explained in WSC 102, August 1995

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May issue available now online and in store

390 Maradona

Asif Kapadia's documentary on the Argentinian's time at Napoli depicts how the man who won and lost the devotion of a city was targeted by dark forces on and off the pitch


Keep the kids informed and entertained with decent football content


Britain's first purpose-built all-seat stadium was well ahead of its time when it opened in August 1989 and went on to serve as a blueprint for the post-Taylor Report football ground revolution

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April issue available now online and in store

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We are now accepting entries for the 2020 WSC writers' competition. By way of inspiration, here is Steve Keene's winning entry from 2019, about his rediscovery of playing the game

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