Bonjour all you footy fans! It’s Friday, June 10th and you know what that means: one month of the beautiful game kicks off today, enjoy Euro 2016.
Previously successful manager Brian Clough takes over England’s top football club Leeds United. His abrasive approach and his clear dislike of the players’ dirty style of play make it certain there is going to be friction. Glimpses of his earlier career help explain both his hostility to previous manager Don Revie and how much he is missing his usual right-hand man, Peter Taylor.
The rise and fall of the New York Cosmos, America’s first great soccer team, and its larger-than-life superstar, Pele. The Cosmos kicked off America’s first love affair with the world’s most popular sport in the 1970s.