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4 Editorial, Diary and

Sidelines Football’s ever-changing mood; why under-performing players threaten their dub’s share value; football in prison; everything you’ve always wanted to know about Tranmere; a pointless kickabout in Northern Ireland

14 USA Today

Can the huge media interest in the women’s World Cup boost football inAmericainthelong term?

16 Missed Again

A celebration o f the worst finishing in football history not to be read by members o f Johnny Rep’s family

18 WSC Pre-Season

Preview Laughter, tears and a spot o f anger too as supporters o f each league club in England and the Scottish Premier assess how their teams will get on this season. Use this as a guide for your spread bets and remember us when you win

33 It’s aFairCopa

How Brazil swept South America before them, again

36 Frank Exchange

Frank Clark reflects on the ups and downs ofhis time in charge at Orient, Forest and Man City and explains why a football manager’s job is harder than ever

41 Stand Apart

An overdue commemoration o f a famous terrace at St James’Park

W S C R E G U L A R S

15 WSC BOOKS &

T-SHIRTS 31 WSC SUBSCRIPTIONS 35 FOOTBALL BOOK

CLUB 43 INTERNET 44 LETTERS 47 CLASSIFIEDS Space permitting the fanzine list will be included next month

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