• Financial Fair Play: An Unfair and Elitist Set of Rules

    Sportswriter Joe Johnson takes a look at whether the Financial Fair Play rules, which have just hit European giants Manchester City, are indeed helping to keep football fair for all. ...
  • Front 2 – The Emery Episode

    Callum, Ben and James discuss Unai Emery, and the state of England’s football scene in the first episode of Front 2, an Impact Sport Podcast.  Callum McPhail, Ben Ofungwu and James Hurman     Featured image courtesy of Impact Podcasts via Canva. Music courtesy of audionautix.com   For more podcast content, as well...
  • Bury Football Club (1885-2019)

    On the 27th August 2019, Bury Football Club were expelled from the EFL, becoming the first team since Maidstone in 1992 to meet this fate. The decision came after a series of failures by both the EFL themselves and owner Steve Dale to safeguard one of England’s oldest football...
  • The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Football, Alcohol and Betting

    In the first of a multi-part series from Impact Sport, Oscar Sephton takes a look at the issue of gambling advertising in football. The next part will focus on the case of Yerry Mina and PaddyPower’s #SaveOurShirt campaign. Recently, the beautiful game has developed quite the blemish: Ray Winstone’s...
  • Notts County: Under New Management at Last

    Finally the Alan Hardy era at Meadow Lane has come to an end. After a tumultuous and lengthy process, a Danish consortium led by Alexander and Christoffer Reedtz have taken over Notts County. With the admirable short term priority of making sure players and staff have been paid overdue...
  • UoN Snatch Another Varsity Point at Basford United FC

    This match was always set to be one of the tightest Varsity fixtures in this year’s series and it could have gone either way. The Green and Gold managed to add another Varsity point to the board after a defensive performance. Before the match, George Southgate, men’s Football President,...
  • Football Varsity Preview

    No one has forgotten the commotion of last year, with constant debate surrounding the fixture and the ultimate self-withdrawal of our men’s team from the fixture. This was due to the decision to host the event behind closed doors, as previous years had seen unacceptable and disappointing behaviour from...