The forward march of Yorkshire football has not just been halted, it's gone into reverse... the state of Leeds and Co should be a national concern
In a recent Question Time there was some disrespectful sniggering when MP Richard Burgon took time out from the debates about Brexit, grammar schools and Sam Allardyce to wax lyrical about a golden age of football when 'Leeds United were the best team in Britain - in Europe.' Most of the BBC audience just seemed baffled. 'It was in the 60s and 70s,' he added helpfully.
At the end of his paean to Don Revie's beautiful bruisers I half-expected the Leeds MP to break into a rendition of The Whites' catchy terrace anthem. No, not Marching On Together. I am referring, of course, to that Elland... read more
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