2023-24 | Issue 01


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This is the first issue of TSB’s 34th season, back where we, er, belong? Let’s hope Daniel Farke has other ideas. Our cover art is a big welcome back to the Champo by Lee Shackleton.

There’s plenty inside this issue, possibly even some optimism! Click here to read more about what’s inside.

  • Rob Conlon on boxer Maxi Hughes having his Paris ’75 moment in the ring in Olkahoma
  • Flora Snelson writes from the World Cup on the weirdness of Fifaland
  • Our new columnist Gaetano Berardi — yes, him! — writes about Bielsa’s first summer, and how it all went right against Stoke
  • Patrick Gunn on Farke’s season with Borussia Mönchengladbach
  • Moxco on Leeds United’s top 5 chaotic summers that make this one look organised, almost
  • Plus why Jose Mourinho wants our defenders, left-backs and false starts, new music and art

Additional information

Weight 0.145 kg
Dimensions 21 × 15 × 1 cm
The Square Ball

Elland Road, 1972:

50 days that changed Leeds United forever.

A 160 page special publication by The Square Ball, Paul Trevillion and Leeds United Supporters’ Trust, to celebrate Leeds United winning the Centenary FA Cup in 1972.

When Don Revie picked up the phone to call Paul Trevillion, he thought he was getting a public relations expert. What he got instead was a true born artist, a whirlwind of ideas and action, a charismatic tempest. Revie soon nicknamed him, ‘The Beaver’.