Sports autobiographies

8 Crappest (But Also Brilliant) Sports Autobiographies

There comes a time in every man’s life when he realises that he can’t actually be arsed to read War and Peace. He yearns for something simpler. And there’s no simpler literary genre than sports autobiographies. Every year, there are at least 7,000 new sports autobiographies released (a slight exaggeration perhaps, but it’s somewhere in […]

baseball world series

5 Reasons To Watch The Baseball World Series

The baseball World Series starts tonight – and it’s not just silly boys’ rounders, y’ know. Tonight the LA Dodgers take on the Houston Astros in game one of the Major League Baseball World Series – a best-of-seven finale to the MLB season. Here are five reasons it’s worth staying up late (12.30am!) to watch […]

6 Reasons The NFL Is The Perfect Sport For Dads

Many Brits still aren’t on board with American football and the NFL. It’s tedious, they say, with too much posturing from men wearing enough padding to protect them against an 18-wheel lorry. But there’s an undeniable appeal to the overt masculinity and bottom-patting in each game. In fact, with it leisurely pace and curious man-quirks, it […]

5 Reasons The Bundesliga Is Better Than The Premier League

The Germans do many things better than the British: varieties of sausage, beer, and, most of all, football. Sure, only three different clubs have won the Bundesliga – the German equivalent of our Premier League – in the last 10 seasons, but there is so much more to enjoy. And we don’t just mean the beer. With […]

Football: Pregnancy For Men Without The Bundle Of Joy At The End

Football – workplace of the filthy rich and a platform that now seems as if it was built entirely to sell advertising space. Yet, for millions, it’s do or die, life or death, or any other over the top phrase you can think of. For those, the next nine months will be a journey that […]