Chiara Francavilla


Virtual reality: The real game-changer

As technology goes mainstream, sports giants are gearing up to capitalise on it to increase fan base and revenues.


The struggle of Italy's 'foreign' footballers

Racist incidents are decreasing in Italian football, but the path to the top for those born abroad is still quite steep.


The price of an African footballer's dream

Fake agents and false promises trap budding footballers who seek overseas contracts to make a name for themselves.


Linking sport, politics and peace

Palestine’s presence at football’s Asian Cup sent out a timely reminder of the role sport can play to achieve peace.


Homelessness being fought on the pitch

British organisations are using sport as a method to re-integrate the less privileged back into society.