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Don't Take Me Home: Review

The biggest compliment I can pay Jonny Owen’s documentary about the Welsh football team’s 2016 European Championship campaign is that, as somebody who has no idea or real passion when it comes to football, it kept me entertained and enthralled throughout. 389 more words


Remembering Gary Speed

Today marks 5 years since the former Wales manager tragically took his own life at the age of 42.

The world of football still struggles to comprehend his loss even now. 53 more words


'I had a sports psychologist but I needed an actual psychologist'

‘It was a wet, cold, grey Friday morning. I rose out of bed having had no sleep the night before. Panic attacks are horrific experiences by day, by night they are even worse. 1,145 more words

Come On, Wales

Come On, Wales

Do it for Dylan Thomas,
Gary Speed, Harry Secombe,
Richard Burton,
whoever wrote The Mabnogion,
all Welsh people here and gone,
every Gareth and Myfanwy, 51 more words

Chimneys And Clouds, A Collection Of Poems By Philip Dodd

Not Bale-ing out yet - why Wales have nothing to fear at Euro 2016

When Wales achieved qualification for Euro 2016, it was the greatest moment the national football team had produced for over half a century, and a fitting end to a qualifying campaign started under the leadership of the late Gary Speed.   274 more words


To brødre på hvert sitt lag og mot hverandre, Bale mot den slovakiske røkla og laget som er umulig å tippe på, England, mot Putin. Endelig første fulle spilledag i EM! 561 more words