We cannot be blind to the abuses and misuses of power ‘epidemic’

If recent allegations around Harvey Weinstein, disgraced former England women’s manager Mark Sampson, and the recent appointment of Malky Mackay as interim Scotland manager tell us anything, it is that power can be manipulated to serve the ends of those who wield it. Not only is that a troubling conclusion to come to, but it […]


Whelan’s recent controversies overshadow his achievements

Dave Whelan’s decision to resign as chairman of Wigan Athletic last week is perhaps not the greatest surprise. No one could bemoan a man who at 78-years-old wanted to take a step back from the demands of operating a professional football club. Whelan is someone who was well respected within the game for achievements on […]