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Deepdale, Preston North End

Deepdale. The name has a romantic ring to it. Somehow reminiscent of Rivendell from Lord of the Rings. Home of Preston North End since 1875 (although admittedly the first years as a cricket and after that a rugby club), the venue with the longest continued history of football playing in the world. 1,889 more words

Soccer Is Not a Zero Sum Game

The youth sports culture (especially soccer) is in need of change.  The needed change is not one of rules or procedures but culture.  The norms and beliefs surrounding youth sports are largely influenced by the adults that administer the delivery of the sport.   1,854 more words

Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it’s much more serious than that. – Bill Shankly http://ift.tt/1P6Dgeu

Bill Shankly

I’m a people’s man – only the people matter. – Bill Shankly http://ift.tt/1XwaMfF

Bill Shankly

Liverpool 3* - 0 Villareal

Ain’t nothing you can do about it!  Liverpool advance to the Europa League finals, 3-1 on aggregate. 273 more words

Recreation & Leisure

Life & Death - Part 1

Someone once said that football is not a case of life & death; it is more important than that – or did they? I have watched the video of former Liverpool FC manager Bill Shankly’s interview in 1991. 1,141 more words


What a great day for football, all we need is some green grass and a ball. – Bill Shankly http://dlvr.it/Knmvp2