Eric Cantona

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Fever Pitch! The Rise of the Premier League review – how Rupert Murdoch ‘saved’ football
Since the media baron brought the beautiful game to the masses in the 90s, the sport has taken over the media and society – a process queasily celebrated in this BBC docuseries

Stuart Jeffries

06, Sep, 2021 @9:00 PM

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TV tonight: Premier League nostalgia with Eric Cantona, David Beckham and Alan Shearer
The trio are among the talking heads in Fever Pitch! The Rise of the Premier League. Plus: the return of Silent Witness. Here’s what to watch this evening

Ammar Kalia, Ali Catterall, Hannah Verdier, Jack Seale and Paul Howlett

06, Sep, 2021 @5:20 AM

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The United Way review – Eric Cantona’s over-simple Manchester United history
The European Super League fiasco makes this golden age retrospective seem naive in ignoring the club’s commercialisation

Peter Bradshaw

06, May, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Eric Cantona saga epitomises the Manchester United-Leeds rivalry | Paul Wilson
The number of big names to play for Manchester United and Leeds is remarkable – but none made a bigger impact than the only player to have won titles with them

Paul Wilson

20, Dec, 2020 @7:29 AM

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Trautmann to Van Dijk: Europeans who influenced English football
We select players who have made a significant mark on the English game, including four Dutchmen and a Georgian

Sachin Nakrani

05, Mar, 2020 @3:00 PM

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Eric Cantona and 'the hooligan': the impact of the kung-fu kick 25 years on
Twenty-five years have passed since Cantona launched himself into the crowd at Selhurst Park. It remains his best moment

Rob Smyth

25, Jan, 2020 @7:30 AM

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Eric Cantona: ‘Big democracies are, in a way, dictatorships’
Eric Cantona, the former Manchester United striker, tells Sid Lowe about ‘economic terrorism’, the suitcase that shed light on his family and trying to understand himself

Sid Lowe

19, Nov, 2019 @12:00 PM

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The Fiver | Dressed in a manner best described as Fiverwear
In today’s Fiver: Casey Stoney, Euro Vase and David Conn, proper journalist

Jacob Steinberg

30, Aug, 2019 @4:32 PM

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Eric Cantona speech: humans 'will become eternal' – unless crime or war intervene
Former star baffles audience at the Uefa Champions League draw by quoting from King Lear, before concluding: ‘I love football’

Guardian sport

30, Aug, 2019 @1:35 AM

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Eric Cantona sings with his family every morning. Should we all do the same?
Eric Cantona bursts into song every day with his children at the breakfast table. And experts say he might be on to something

Amy Fleming

07, Jan, 2019 @3:47 PM

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After José, it’s olé Ole, but should it be ooh aah Cantona? | Letters
Letters: Readers respond to the sacking of José Mourinho at Manchester United

Letters

19, Dec, 2018 @5:59 PM

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May I have a word… about Mauricio Pochettino and Eric Cantona | Jonathan Bouquet
For years, the Manchester United player’s ‘seagulls and trawlers’ comment reigned supreme. Then up popped the Spurs man...

Jonathan Bouquet

23, Sep, 2018 @5:00 AM

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