Dates and times
Jonathan Northcroft is the football correspondent of The Sunday Times. He has extensively covered Manchester United and Liverpool, together with the English national team. Deadlines and Darts with Dele, is Jonathan’s diary of last year’s World Cup in Russia.
Michael Grant is the football correspondent of the Scottish edition of The Times and the author of Jonathan’s favourite book, Fergie Rises: How Britain’s Greatest Football Manager Was Made.
Here, they reflect on their experiences of covering international and domestic football north and south of the border, and tell some tales of the greats.