Explore the role of football in the world today - including finances, clubs, nations and rivalries - with this free online course.
At the beginning of the twentieth century, football was the most popular game in the western world and has since grown to become a global spectacle.
From street soccer to multi-million dollar transfers, from the beaches of Brazil to the fight against poverty and inequality in Africa, this free online course looks beyond the pitch, to explore football’s role in society today.
This course is run by Professor Grant Jarvie.
Find the course on the FutureLearn site: