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Hand Me Downs And Cotton Wool

A black t-shirt with a white hand stitched number 10 over the left breast.

Oversized hand me down black shorts.

Mud. So much mud. Ankle deep, black and smelling like stagnant pond water. 135 more words

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Chelsea in Australia

It was May 1 when I heard the news that Chelsea had confirmed that they will be playing in Sydney, Australia. In sheer excitement I booked my pre-sale tickets salivating at the prospect of watching the mighty blues play in front of what I knew would be a packed crowd. 657 more words


Luzira Prison Outside Kampala, Uganda: Home To Some Africa's Most Violent Criminals And Also The World's Most Elaborate Prison Soccer League

The Guardian — Luzira was once the most notorious prison in Uganda. Now it’s home to what is surely the world’s most elaborate prison football league – and a model for the transformative power of the beautiful game… 226 more words


DOGSO-H or Offside?

To give you a bit of a teaser/backstory, have a read of Third Blind Mouse’s piece on this situation.

People may think that the laws/rules of sports are simple. 198 more words


Football in Unusual Places

A few months ago I was lucky enough to visit Nepal, a country that left an indelible mark on my life. A country that intrigues and amazes with its generous people and incredible scenery. 580 more words


Hajra Khan - Captain of Pakistan's Women's Football Team by Zain Fatima and Mustafa Jalali

Hajra Khan – Captain of Pakistan’s Women’s Football Team

Reporter – Zain Fatima
Producer – Mustafa Jalali

21 year old Hajra Khan, makes Pakistan proud in a leading sport,as the Captain of our National Women’s Football Team. 86 more words


Buenos Aires, Bodegas & Fútbol

The lights flashed to the deep, thumping beat, the crowd entranced by the rhythmic blur of sticks, palms and fists pounding furiously away at drums of all shapes and sizes. 2,388 more words

Bonderman Fellowship 2014/15