2014 = 1978? Football through the lens of teleology

Preface: This is a provisional piece of work. I appreciate the comparative lack of depth in any of the case studies, due to a lack of detailed knowledge (I have no archives, nor am I old enough to have seen Holland in 1974, yet alone Hungary of 1954). With time, I aspire to complete this piece to a standard whereby …

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Holland wreak destruction on beautiful monster they helped to create

With a virtuoso display of finishing in Salvador, the Dutch chastened a Spanish side indelibly influenced by their own footballing past – and by their current manager                                                                   …

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The Football Prism podcast is a once weekly podcast hosted by the authors of this site,  Charlie Wood and Oliver Warner.  We aim to do four major things in our podcasts: 1.   Discuss the most relevant matches and issues of recent and forthcoming weeks. 2.   Debate and discuss specific meta-issues within the footballing world. By “meta-issue”, we don’t …

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