What.

The exponential growth of football now means that it has become a sport deeply entwined with the world on a political, social, fiscal and economical level. Now, more than ever, a light needs to be shone across the wider governance of football.

Who.

Joe Harman is a teaching assistant, football coach and podcast nut. When he’s not not doing either of the three things above, he is reading comics.

Why.

Influenced heavily by the immensely powerful work of, The Intercept, Citations Needed and Dave Zirin,  Race to the Bottom was born out of a desire to spend time discussing and sharing matters that to many seem peripheral to the central tenets of football, but are of seminal importance to us.