In a week where long-term-listener-of-the-show, Theresa May, paid tribute to the Team of John O’Sheas philosophy by giving us an election no one is asking for, the Team are back … Continue Reading Organised Fun Forty-Eight – Not the PFA Awards…
In a week in which the world was made aware of the grim reality of Tony Adams’ coaching style, the Team are back to crab around the pitch that is … Continue Reading Question Forty-Seven – Bottoms Up?
In a week where the world stood on the cusp of World War Three, the Team are back to diffuse the ticking nuclear bomb that is the world of football. … Continue Reading Quickfire and Organised Fun Forty-Seven – Question Time
In a week where the BBC brought you a popular podcast about N’Golo Kanté, the Team of John O’Shea’s anti-establishment, counter-cultural movement is here to bring you a podcast about … Continue Reading Question Forty-Six – I just Kanté get enough?
NixIn a week where Manchester United managed to extend their unbeaten run to rise to exactly the same position in the league, we’re here to overspend the budget that is … Continue Reading Countdown and Organised Fun Forty-Six – Dembélé and Sigurdsson (to the Death)
In a week where Arsene Wenger claimed there was only one team in London, we’ll be asking which capital-city-club is indeed the greatest of them all. Basically, it’s going to … Continue Reading Question Forty-Five – Das Capital?
Nico Restrepo untangles the tricky aspect of collective mourning within football in the wake of the Chapecoense air disaster. This week Atlético Nacional and Chapecoense are set to play the … Continue Reading A Complicated Kind of Sadness: Public Mourning in a Globalised Game
In a week where we decided that being medieval wasn’t simply good enough for the levels of inenquality within our beloved country that we also decided to declare war on … Continue Reading What If and Organised Fun Forty-Five – ‘Danny Drinkwater’
A collection of stories from a 20-year-old coach in Australia and his U16’s 11 a side team. “You can’t win anything with kids” – Alan Hansen Prologue “Matty these kids … Continue Reading “An Old Man’s Game…”
Here at A Team of John O’Sheas, we pride ourselves on answering the questions that no one is asking. It is now over a year since the Team attempted to … Continue Reading Football Manager Challenge – Episode Three
In a week where everyone is still complaining about the bloody international break, the team are back to once again throw the lifejacket of Premier League discussion into the bleak … Continue Reading Question Forty-Four – Koeman feel the Moyes?
Ceylon Hickman argues that in order to give the women’s game the respect it deserves, we need to rethink the way we talk about it. A few weeks ago I … Continue Reading #SheBelieves in the Power of Language
In a week where everyone complained about the bloody international break, A Team of John O’Sheas is back to bring you the Premier-League-based nourishment which all true football fans need. … Continue Reading Make a Case and Organised Fun Forty-Four – ‘The North-South Divide’
Patrick McCloskey argues that the problem of fan violence in football may in fact be perpetuated by the very people who claim to be offering a solution Solutions often lie in … Continue Reading Fences Make Bad Fans: Is Football Violence Caused by Fan Segregation?
Here at A Team of John O’Sheas, we pride ourselves on answering the questions that no one is asking. It is now over a year since the Team attempted to … Continue Reading Football Manager Challenge: Episode Two
People always seem to be talking about Paul Pogba these days. Which means we’re going to have to do a masterful retweaking of a question that everybody’s asking to make … Continue Reading Question Forty-Three – Pogba Out?