(Image courtesy of Michael Young Photography)
It’s been a crazy year for the girls at Brandon Boxing Club with both Georgia O’Connor and Megan Bainbridge racking up eight bouts apiece in their first twelve months on the sport… 884 more words
In this international break, I planned to write about Euro 2016. But what aspect to write about? What should England’s expectations be? Should the tournament have stayed at a bite size 16 teams rather than the overfilled mouthful that is the 24-team format? 463 more words
The Euro 2016 qualifying playoff round begins tomorrow, as 8 teams battle for the final four spots in the tournament this upcoming summer in France. Here is a quick reminder of who has already qualified for the 15th edition of the European Championships: France, England Czech Republic, Iceland, Austria, Northern Ireland, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Italy, Belgium, Wales, Romania, Albania, Germany, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Croatia and Turkey. 1,093 more words
We’re only a playoff away from our third ever European Championships so here’s a bit of nostalgia ahead of the Bosnia game going all they way back to another qualifying group with Scotland. 1,626 more words
If there’s one thing Scotland supporters have had to get used to over the years, it’s failing even when it seemed we had succeeded!
In the last couple of weeks we suffered two glorious failures again when both our football team failed to qualify for next year’s European championships finals despite being 2-1 up against Poland with just seconds to go, we conceded a very late goal which meant there was no chance of us to qualify for the finals. 143 more words