Rory Smith (@RorySmith )

Rory Smith

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iPhone : Phil Hay sallykerfoot Andrew Keh I’m the same. But to be hugely pompous, I think that’s because the best stories are just stories, really: they’re kind of set in a sport (or an industry or a city or whatever), but they’re all about people.

iPhone : This is utterly devastating and completely extraordinary: both Andrew Keh’s journalism and, more importantly, the courage and strength of Marieke Vervoort.

It is not easy to read. And the final picture will break your heart.

nytimes.com/interactive/20…

iPhone : If you haven’t imagined the end of football as we know it, don’t worry - Real Madrid président Florentino Perez has you covered 💰💵💴💶💸⚽️🤑

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iPhone : This is absolutely forensic in its detail, fair in its judgment and broad in its perspective. It will also teach you the word “aphelion,” which I can guarantee the author has never used out loud in his life. twitter.com/markogden_/sta…

iPhone : Miguel Delaney Bob Jennifer Williams Manchester is markedly worse than Liverpool and Leeds. And just to clarify: meant London turns a blind eye to northern issues, not London doesn’t have issues. But equally: just because it’s bad in London doesn’t mean nowhere else matters.

iPhone : Aron Moore I agree basically, but suspect even asking Simeone is just a waste of everyone’s time. Far, far better to work out what you want to be and then go from there.