If Barcelona can use the crisis to get Lionel Messi to take a 70 per cent pay cut, why can’t Premier League clubs permanently control their wage costs? Photograph: Albert Gea/Reuters

Joseph Overton wasn’t known for his views on the sports business. But his work is being studied by people looking to exploit the hellscape that’s engu(...)

Concerns over concentrated media ownership will be nothing compared to the anxiety over the power wielded by Zuckerberg and Facebook. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

For political addicts in the western world, recent elections have offered more twists than this year’s Premier League. We have just had an electoral(...)