THE SECRET FOOTBALLER: Already pictures of strippers are flooding in...

Hours after the Premier League season ends, the game’s brightest and best are getting busy blowing off steam

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THE SECRET FOOTBALLER: ‘I’ve been relegated from the Premier League. My wages were cut in half and I couldn’t pay my bills’

Don’t worry, I’m not expecting sympathy. The real cost of relegation comes when you see a flood of staff members with their lives packed into cardboard boxes that they pack into banged up old cars

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THE SECRET FOOTBALLER: The stale paradox that is the managerial merry-go-round

Our man inside the game on the managerial survivors postponing football’s future.

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THE SECRET FOOTBALLER: Youth team graduates at every club owe something to wise Wenger

Our man inside the game witnessed first hand the remarkable influence of Arsenal’s Frenchman.

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THE SECRET FOOTBALLER: Cristiano Ronaldo: A talent given by the Gods

Our man inside the game on his slightly begrudging admiration for Cristiano Ronaldo

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THE SECRET FOOTBALLER: The day Big Sam hung Wayne Rooney out to dry

Our man inside the game says that Wayne Rooney has long been finished as a top player

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