The busy intersection of 25th Avenue and Steinway Street was completely shut down due to the mass of people chanting, singing, cheering and screaming. Flags were waving high above the crowds as the police simply sat and watched. This wasn’t a riot, though; this was a party.
When Andy Warhol was asked his opinion on photography he replied: “My idea of a good picture is one that’s in focus and of a famous person.” No doubt Warhol would have found a lot to like about Fifa’s The Best awards, which took place in London last month, and featured a swarm of very famous footbal
From a bargain triumph at Brighton to a costly success at Manchester City, and from a struggling £25m Leicester striker to an unseen defender at Southampton, we assess how last summer’s transfer business looks so far:
Best summer signings
Pascal Gross (Ingolstadt to Brighton, £2.6m)
During Claude Puel’s year as Southampton manager he tended to speak so quietly in public that he was almost inaudible, so it is hardly surprising that no one has heard him laughing this season at his old club’s form.