James Southern

James has written 5 articles for Nouse

The Week in Football

James Southern takes a look back at the headline-grabbers in the world of football during the last week

Referees need a new challenge

In football, the referee wields the most authority but the least technical support. James Southern argues for a new challenge system to preserve the game’s integrity

What’s next for the FA Cup?

Record low attendances, weakened teams, general lack of interest. James Southern considers how to revitalise the world’s oldest cup competition

Sorry Arsene, nowadays austerity just isn’t as pretty as you’d like

James Southern argues that Arsenal will not match Chelsea and Manchester United until they invest in a solid core

They are your team, so shut up and get behind them

If the recent managerial change at Bolton Wanderers has shown us anything, it’s that fans should show a little more patience, argues James Southern