The Long Ball Issue Four Preview

It’s that time again as the latest issue of The Long Ball magazine is about to go live once more! The latest issue once again features plenty of exciting, fresh content and that means we’re going to take a look to see what’s on offer inside. Jack Wills returns with our cover story – a look […]

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Dear Xabi

Dear Xabi, I usually begin any post on The Long Ball with some form of set-up but for this it feels impersonal. This is not a career retrospective nor a detailed analysis of why you were so good. This is a personal piece, something that I wanted to share with whomever would be in the […]

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Five At The Back Episode 1

Hello! What’s all this then? Well, I’m part of a brand new podcast called Five At The Back where we talk anything and everything football and the debut episode is live on SoundCloud now. And we have a bumper discussion this week about Arsenal and why I labelled them “comfortable”; SportBible favourite Zlatan and his […]

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Update

It’s been a while eh? I thought I would write this to explain the quietness of the blog and, most frustratingly, the magazine in the last couple of months.  Essentially it boils down to my laptop deciding that after four years it was time to pack in and just flat refuse to work. It worked […]

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