Half-time: a history

Footballers hasn’t always been a game of two halves. The original Laws of the Game included no reference to half-time, and instead required teams to change ends after each goal was scored. My short piece on the history of half-time is included in the latest FourFourTwo.

Read in the May 2015 issue of FourFourTwo.

Published by Paul Brown

Writes about football, history, true adventure. The Guardian, Four Four Two, When Saturday Comes, The Blizzard, Longreads, Deadspin, etc. Latest book: The Ruhleben Football Association. Twitter: @paulbrownUK