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'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


Four Years On, the Late, Great Gary Speed is Still So Much Missed - by Rob Atkinson

So, here we are then. It’s been four years today since the awful day that Speedo died. Forty-eight months down the line, and where has the time gone? 1,351 more words