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  • Blackburn's title memories and the threat to amateur football – Football Weekly Extra

    Max Rushden and Barry Glendenning talk to Michael Butler on and about the 25th anniversary Blackburn winning the Premier League, memories of the 1994-95 season and the pain of being unable to play football at grassroots level Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email. Max and Barry talk with Michael Butler about Blackburn Rovers’ title-winning season of 1994-95, with stories of training being regularly stopped by hearses, the SAS, an appraisal of the notion that they bought the league...

    the Guardian
  • Here's how much every US state pays its teachers and how much they spend on each student

    Getty Images May 5 is National Teacher Appreciation Day, where Americans show their gratitude to teachers for the important work of educating the next generation. During the novel coronavirus outbreak, many teachers have adapted to teaching their lessons remotely so students can still learn. A teacher's salary varies across the country. The average salary for a public school teacher nationwide was $60,483 during the 2017-2018 academic year, the most recent for which data is...

    Business Insider
  • Erling Braut Haaland's moment of brilliance proved that football without fans is still football

    The irony of the Bundesliga’s strange return is that the starkness of it distilled football to its purest form, writes Miguel Delaney

    The Independent