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 Andy Selva – San Marino’s national hero!

On the first day of September 2017, as the autumnal chills were beginning to wrap their cold fingers around football fans watching their teams progress – or otherwise – through the qualifying programme, chasing a place in the 2018 World Cup in Russia, Michael O’Neill took his Northern Ireland team to the Stadio Olimpico di Serravalle in San Marino. 2,513 more words

European Football

The Sophist Exclusive | Interview with Arsenal Women striker Vivianne Miedema

Signing a professional contract at 14, she made her senior debut aged 15, won the 2014 u19 European Championships and 2017 European Championships with the Netherlands, in addition to winning two Bundesliga titles with Bayern Munich. 474 more words


The journey from triathlon to Ironman to Team GB Long-distance Athlete 2018

Starting and finishing my first Ironman and raising over 3K for charity was a little scary and a big challenge.

Not finishing my second due to a bike mechanical was a hard but lesson well learnt.

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Summer of '92

We have to decide whether to win or look good!

Year Released : 2015

Director : Kasper Barfoed

Cast : Ulrich Thomsen, Mikkel Følsgaard, Cyron Melville, Esben Smed Jensen, Henning Jensen and Gustav Dyekjær Giese… 765 more words

Film Review

Some iconic England World Cup shirts.

It’s 2018 which means just one thing, it’s World Cup year!

World Cup year means new shirts and that results in lots of excitement and thoughts of glory. 489 more words

General Interest

Classic Kits: Grey England at Euro '96

England made a radical departure from their traditional red away shirts for Euro 96 with a grey kit that still divides opinion like Marmite.

Officially marketed as “indigo blue,” the Umbro shirts were created with supporters in mind as it was felt that the design would go well with jeans. 524 more words