10 Must-Watch Football Documentaries

Aquib Nawab

Football Documentary

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1. Hillsborough (2016)

Our first documentary is 'Hillsborough (2016),' which delves into the tragic Hillsborough disaster of 1989. This powerful film sheds light on the mistakes made by the police and the wrongful blame placed on the victims.

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2. Becoming Zlatan (2015)

Next up is 'Becoming Zlatan (2015),' a captivating documentary that traces the early days of Zlatan Ibrahimovic in Malmo, his journey to fame, and his impact on the football world.

3. Next Goal Wins (2014)

Now, let's explore 'Next Goal Wins (2014),' a heartwarming underdog story about the American Samoa football team's determination to rise from the bottom of the global rankings during the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

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4. I Believe In Miracles (2015)

Moving on to 'I Believe In Miracles (2015),' a timeless documentary that pays tribute to legendary football manager Brian Clough and his remarkable achievements with Nottingham Forest.

5. The Class of ’92 (2013)

Our next documentary, 'The Class of ’92 (2013),' offers an in-depth look at the six most famous graduates of the 1992 Manchester United youth team, including David Beckham, Ryan Giggs, and others.

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6. Diego Maradona (2021)

Now, let's explore 'Diego Maradona (2021),' a comprehensive portrait of the iconic Diego Maradona, chronicling his incredible career, complex personality, and enduring legacy.

7. Inside Borussia Dortmund (2019)

Moving on to 'Inside Borussia Dortmund (2019),' a four-part documentary that takes you behind the scenes of Borussia Dortmund's history and the 2018-19 season.

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8. Football’s Most Dangerous Rivalry (2012)

Next, we have 'Football’s Most Dangerous Rivalry (2012),' a documentary that dives into the intense rivalry between Rangers and Celtic, exploring its historical, political, and religious dimensions.

9. All or Nothing: Arsenal (2022)

Let's take a look at 'All or Nothing: Arsenal (2022),' an Amazon Prime documentary that offers a behind-the-scenes perspective on Arsenal's 2021/22 season, narrated by Daniel Kaluuya.

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10. Sunderland ‘Til I Die (2018)

Our final documentary, 'Sunderland ‘Til I Die (2018),' chronicles the tumultuous 2018-2019 season of Sunderland AFC, revealing the challenges and unexpected setbacks the club faced.

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