Articles by Shane Clancy


The Wagner Effect

David Wagner took over from Chris Powell as manager of Huddersfield Town on the 5th of November, 2015. Powell had spent just over 13 months…




Napoli and the Herculean Dream

Ottavio Bianchi and Alberto Bigon have done it. In fact, they are the only two who have done it. During Napoli’s finest era, when players…



Rafa’s Spanish Revolution

Imagine a world where Barca, Real, and Atletico Madrid, didn’t dominate Spanish football. It’s pretty much impossible. They have been the three elite teams in…


Remembering Romario

Some dates just pass us by, disappearing into the ether before we realise their significance. April 27th, 2005 was one of those. Romario de Souza…