Quirk Report: Arsenal defenders wear shirts tucked in as the Gunners lose

In their 3-1 loss against Liverpool, Hector Bellerín and Kieran Tierney wore their shirts tucked in. While chasing down star wingers Mo Salah and Sadio Mané, their football shirts were seen glued to their bodies. Whether this impacted their performances or not remains unclear, but their choice of appearance were certainly noticeable to the keen …

Refugees and banlieues: on opposite ends of the Champions League final

On one side of the Champions League final is a refugee, Alphonso Davies. On the other side is someone who grew up in the Parisian banlieues, Kylian Mbappe. Mbappe himself is a merge of black-burn-beur team which won the World Cup in 1998. Their journeys started from virtually nothing- whether that be in the prison-like …