It is now an extension of TV broadcasts, a fusion between the experience of the match going supporter and that of the fans watching from their own homes.
A look at the best games I have attended as a football fan to date.
“The minute you open up, you’re seen as weak. How will it change? Everything is education”
As a South London boy who grew up a Chelsea fan and enjoyed watching Lampard and Didier Drogba at the peak of their powers, it would surely be an appealing move for the former Manchester City star.
There are too many complications and the backlash would be too significant; the leagues know this, which is why they must ultimately chase the right solution and find a way to complete the season.
With the end of the playing chapter of his career completed, Wahl now works for Austin FC as the club’s Academy general manager. Even in just the past 12 months, the requirements of the job have changed.
As more players and coaches are diagnosed with the virus, there is an instant ripple effect; a scramble regarding the knock-on consequences.
While full-backs have long been an important facet of a side’s attacking output, they have never had such an important role to play as now.
For too long fans, analysts and journalists have often over-simplistically defined a manager’s “success” without seeing the bigger picture.
From this point on, the standard and competition increases as things begin to get more unpredictable. That didn’t stop me trying to do exactly that.