Let Six Nations rugby fans BOO the goalkicker! My Unpopular Opinion | John Anderson

Scotland fan John Anderson of the Scottish Rugby Blog says its time fans were allowed to boo the goalkicker and reckons rugby could learn a lot from football crowds!

Scrap VAR - football is better with human error! My Unpopular Opinion | Rory Jennings

After yet more VAR controversy during the weekend's FA Cup ties, Chelsea Fan TV's Rory Jennings argues computer assisted decisions are no more reliable than refs and that football is better with human error!



Dele is OVERHYPED - Lingard deserves his England place! My Unpopular Opinion | Rants 'n' Bants

Manchester United superfan Rants 'n' Bants reckons Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli is overhyped and thinks Jese Lingard is the better all-round footballer!



Arsenal superfan Joel Beya reckons Unai Emery has proved far more in the game than Mauricio Pochettino as he lights the blue touchpaper ahead of the North London Derby!

Manchester United are the REAL chequebook club! My Unpopular Opinion | Alex Hylton

'It's basically a fashion shop that plays a bit of football at the weekend!' City super fan Alex Hylton questions why his team and Chelsea are known as 'chequebook clubs' but Manchester United escape scrutiny for their own mega transfer dealings.


Rio Ferdinand is England's BEST EVER centre back! Against the Grain | Adam McKola

Bobby Moore? John Terry? Terry Butcher? None get close to Rio Ferdinand when it comes to England's greatest ever centre back. That's according to Fan TV star Adam McKola, as we bring you latest in our series of unpopular football opinion.


Tackling is now almost IMPOSSIBLE! | Against the Grain | Wes Brown

Ex-Manchester United defender Wes Brown reckons attackers are now OVERPROTECTED by referees and the rules are making tackling nearly impossible. Do you agree?


Clubs should be BANNED from firing managers mid-season! | Jason McAteer | Against the Grain

Former Liverpool midfielder Jason McAteer reckons clubs should be BANNED from firing managers during the season, as he argues the case for a managerial transfer window in the second episode of our new series, Against the Grain, which airs leftfield and unconventional football opinions. Do you agree with McAteer or is he talking nonsense?

Experience in football management is OVERRATED | Tim Sherwood | Against the Grain

Former Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood tells us experience in football management is 'overrated' and a 'thing of the past' in the first episode of our new series, Against the Grain, which airs leftfield and unconventional football opinions.

Sherwood cites examples such as Eddie Howe and Zinedine Zidane at Bournemouth and Real Madrid as examples of inexperienced managers making their mark, while he can name plenty of experienced bosses 'who aren't very good'.

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