Chris O (follow on Twitter: @COakleyFtbl)
Thu 14 May 2009

Foul Play: The Seven Deadly Sins of Football

Here's news of a fantastic series of football supplements being given away free in The Guardian and The Observer from this Saturday (in the UK only).

'Foul Play: The Seven Deadly Sins of Football' scratches beneath the shiny veneer of the modern Premier League era and discovers that the beautiful game has a secret history of the odd, the unexpected and the downright shady.

The supplements have been put together by a team of The Guardian and Observer’s award-winning sports writers and feature many a tall tale from football's illustrious past. Here's an overview of what (and indeed who) to expect in each issue:

16 May - Greed featuring David Beckham and Ashley Cole
17 May - Pride featuring Andrei Arshavin and Mike Ashley
18 May - Wrath featuring Craig Bellamy and Roy Keane
19 May - Envy featuring Bruce Grobbelaar and Daniel Lloyd
20 May - Gluttony featuring Mark Bosnich and Gazza
21 May - Sloth featuring John Terry and Ian Rush
22 May - Lust featuring David Mellor and Robinho

Foul Play: The Seven Deadly Sins of Football starts Saturday 16th May in The Guardian.

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