Raheem Sterling: English Football’s Cultural Panic

Shane Thomas discusses how men’s football in England has found itself in a state of change as more talented black players find success Read More


Football Beyond Borders

by Shane Thomas Walking up to a floodlit pitch near Oval Station, the first thing that struck me were the sounds. The thwack of boot on ball, and the skid of rubber sole on sandy astroturf. A cacophony of onomatopoeia, and a mnemonic that made me wistful for my own teenage years. This was all… Read More