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 Manchester United Executives Joel Glazer (2nd L) and Avram Glazer (C) and Ed Woodward at the New York Stock Exchange in 2012. Photograph:  Dario Cantatore/Getty Images

In 2005, a generation ago now, when supporters were first protesting against the pending takeover of Manchester United by the Glazer family, the appro(...)

 Real Madrid president Florentino Perez claimed the Super League was being created to save soccer. File photograph: AP

Those of you with a taste for these things will have noted the irony: a competition designed to eliminate promotion and relegation in perpetuity someh(...)

Crystal Palace chairman Steve Parish has written in The Sunday Times about what he thinks of Project Big Picture. Photo: Craig Mercer/MB Media/Getty Images

In 2018-19, Huddersfield Town earned more TV money for finishing bottom of the Premier League than Bayern earned for winning the Bundesliga or Juventu(...)

 Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp celebrates the Premier League win against West Ham at the London Stadium in January. Photograph:  Justin Setterfield/Getty Images

No asterisks. No caveats. And let’s face it, no contest. For the last few months a theory has been doing the rounds that the ersatz nature of the Prem(...)

 Bob Dylan performing at Hyde Park,  London in July last year. File photo:  Dave J Hogan/Getty Images

A few years ago, sitting beneath shade trees in Saratoga Springs, New York, I had a two-hour discussion with Bob Dylan that touched on Malcolm X, the (...)

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp celebrates  after winning the Club World Cup in Doha, Qatar. Photograph:  Reuters/Kai Pfaffenbach

Back in February 2012, Liverpool FC’s principal owner John Henry stood pitchside at Wembley in London, taking in his first experience of success in En(...)

Ole Gunnar Solskjær with Manchester United owners  Avram  and Joel Glazer ahead of the Champions League quarter-final second leg against Barcelona at the Nou Camp in April. Photograph:  Xavier Bonilla/NurPhoto via Getty Images

Through the long years when Alex Ferguson’s Manchester United were amassing trophies and cash, and Liverpool were stagnating in a derelict neighbourho(...)

Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin said there was “a need for the transformation of dimensions of Irish culture for the sake of mature pluralism”. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Irish universities have “lost the dream” which Cardinal John Henry Newman had of “liberal education and of a liberal education for Catholics”, the Arc(...)

Cardinal Newman, a convert to Catholicism from the Church of England, came to Ireland in 1851 at the invitation of then Catholic archbishop of Dublin Paul Cullen to be the rector of a new Catholic University, now UCD. Photograph: Getty Images

A former UCD registrar has described as “extraordinarily narrowminded” a decision by the university that it will not be officially represented at the (...)

Cardinal John Henry Newman was a convert to Catholicism from the Church of England

Neither the Government nor University College Dublin are expected to be officially represented at the canonisation of Cardinal John Henry Newman in Ro(...)

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