YOUNG TEAM

Photographer Kim Reenberg shoots a mix of interesting faces for the Spring 2018 issue of Associated.

PROBLEM WITH FANS

Greg Gordon, professional football scout and writer, explains why the “articulate idiots” that the barrage of TV coverage has given birth to, is a form of “industrial illness” for a professional analyst of the game.

BOYS OWN

Meet the players of Ipswich Wanderer FC, a UK based under-15 football club.

LAST STAND

There have been many changes in football over the last twenty years but the most significant, from a fan perspective, are the stadiums in which the games are now played.

OLDE SCHOOL

Models Jake Swift and Huw Carey are shot by photographer Perry Ogden in a throwback to prep school shoot.

AMATOR FOOTBALL

The history of the Corinthian FC, a football club founded in 1882, that was sublimely talented in spite of some quirks.

FRONTLINE

It’s well known Bob Marley loved football, most don’t know just how big of a fan he was and how well he played. We share a few insights and rarely seen photos of Marley’s love of the ‘Beautiful Game.’

GRASS ROOTS

Simon di Principe visits the Hackney Marshes, to share how meaningful this British footballing Mecca is to a mix of working class young men from all over the world.

MUNCH OF THE DAY

Photographer Toby McFarlan Pond shares shots of traditional British food.

PEOPLE’S CHAMPION

Last season Leicester City pulled off one of the biggest shocks in modern sports by winning the 2016 English Premier League. Leicester City defender, Christian Fuchs provides an insight into how a team of supposed journeymen transformed themselves into worthy champions.