Football inspires love and hate in equal measure - it offers unique opportunities for pouring scorn, inflicting blame, and generally getting angry. Just look at our treatment of the England team and the fate of almost every premiership manager. Football is brilliant at building them up to knock them down. But it inspires this much frustration because fans are devoted. The things we hate in the game are, in a strange way, just an expression of how important the game is to us. This funny and fascinating collection of 'football hates' will ring true with everyone supporter who loves the game, and hates what some people do to it.