No sport treats fans with more contempt than football - supporters are not idiots

February 07, 2019

MARTIN SAMUEL: Truth will be available in the Champions League next week — unless you’ve bought a ticket. Although VAR will be in operation, replays will not be seen. Well, not by the customer.



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