Howe relishing United test

AFC Bournemouth welcome Manchester United and their new manager Jose Mourinho to the Vitality Stadium on Sunday afternoon as the new Premier League season gets underway.

Buzz News: Gillingham Town FC

A short news package about how the recent winter weather is affecting non-league football, and whether more artificial pitches should be introduced at this level.

FastFeetFootball: The future is bright

A feature article idea focusing on a small football academy called FastFeetFootball, based in the village of East Stour in Dorset. It is run by former professional footballer Neil Coates.

Class of ’16

Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal has had his fair share of critics this season. Pundits, former players, the club’s very own supporters and especially the media have all slated the Dutchman since day one. The tedious possession based football United have played under the 64-year-old has led to widespread reports that Jose Mourinho is ready to take charge of the team in the summer. I am not going to hide the fact that I have heavily criticised Van Gaal too, however there is a side to the current United boss that he needs to be given credit for.

University football

Football is a huge part of my life. In fact, it probably is my life. This might sound like a cliché, but I honestly don’t know what I’d do without it. I have always watched and played football ever since I was a little boy. If I wasn’t playing competitively, I would be down the…