What Happens Next?

My two favorite TV shows growing up in Wales were Superstars and Question of Sport. I think just like many other British TV shows like The Office, Steptoe and Son (Sanford and Son), House of Cards and even Trading Spaces (the original home makeover show); Superstars did make it over to the US.  Read More

The Evolution of Players’ Jersey Numbers

Back when I played (about a 100 years ago) a team’s starting eleven were assigned numbers 1-11 and you knew the player’s position by the number on his back. We were assigned a number on a game by game basis and players would turn up to the dressing room and look to see which number was hanging on their peg. Each team literally only had 12 players, so avoiding that #12 jersey was the first priority.  Read More