Articles by Jacob Derisz




Academy Closures in Football: Why?

Tranmere Rovers, Huddersfield Town and Brentford FC, what do all these clubs have in common? This trio of clubs have recently closed or restructured their youth academies due to several different factors affecting clubs across…


Hashtag United: The Future of Football?

Spencer Owen, Dan Brown and Theo Baker…….. Have you heard of them? The Likelihood is probably not, but these guys are revolutionising how football is watched by the younger generations, giving a much more personal…


Is Giggs the right man for Wales?

Ryan Giggs has signed a four-year contract to become the new Wales boss beating the likes of Craig Bellamy and Chris Coleman’s former assistant Osian Roberts to the job.  The 44-year-old has said he “can’t wait…