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WELCOME TO LATE TACKLE

We’re always on the look out for contributions for future issues of Late Tackle.If you fancy writing for the magazine […]

THE ACADEMY OF FOOTBALL

DANNY RUST looks at Tony Carr, head of the West Ham academy and talent-spotter extraordinaire Tony Carr Tony Carr is […]

WAG CORNER

MATTHEW JAMES casts his seasoned eye over the form Anara AtanesYOU know what it’s like. You don’t get picked for […]

GIBRALTAR’S ROCK

CAPTAIN CHIPOLINA ON UEFA ACCEPTANCE, MAKING HISTORY AND PLAYING ENGLANDDAN RAWLEY talks to the jubilant islanders about their progresion into […]

A MATTER OF FACT

Rafa Benitez’s short-lived spell at Chelsea was as controversial as it was unexpected. Here, DAN HOLMES delves back into recent […]

THE RISE OF DIEGO COSTA

FROM LAGARTO TO LA LIGAJAMES BENSON traces the background of one of the world’s most sought-after strikers Akin to a […]

WEIRD COACHING

CHRIS DUNLAVY looks at the way-out methods adopted by coaches throughout the world…some work, and some certainly don’t! LIFTING weights […]

BYRON MORENO

THE REMARKABLE CRIMES OF FOOTBAL’S MOST INFAMOUS REFEREEJOSH BLAND charts the rise and sensational downfall of the Ecuadorian official Byron […]

Welcome to late tackle

We’re always on the look out for contributions for future issues of Late Tackle.If you fancy writing for the magazine […]

THE LEGEND OF ZARRA

DAVID LEE WHEATLEY looks back at the career of a striker who held all the Spanish records until a certain […]

CAN THE BELGIANS DELIVER?

THE WORLD CUP DERAM LIVES ONSTEVEN JAMES GREEN LOOKS AT BELGIUM’S GOLDEN CROP AND WARNS THEY COULD FAIL AGAIN Thomas VermaelenVincent […]

THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN

THE GREATEST MANAGERS NOT TO HAVE WON THE EUROPEAN CUPRAY HARPER asks if winning Europe’s most famous club trophy is […]

CHIEVO

FAIRYTALE OF THE FLYING DONKEYSEDD PAUL charts one of the greatest underdog stories in European football Verona“Two households, both alike […]

SHEARER

ENGLAND’S GREATEST LIONLIAM NEWMAN replays his schoolboy memories that made it a no-contest for his choice of all-time favourite No.9 […]

WAG CORNER

MATTHEW JAMES casts his seasoned eye over the form Karalyn WestHolden to your hats! This is American model and yoga […]

LEFT BACK OR LEFT BEHIND?

KEITH MENARY assesses the various claims of England’s sudden assortment of defenders Ashley Cole, Leighton Baines, Luke ShawFor those of us who […]