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MAN CITY – FOUR IN A ROW….!

LET’S GO BEHIND THE SCENES WITH MANCHESTER CITY AS THEY PREPARE FOR THE MATCH WHICH MADE HISTORY FOR THEM BY BECOMING PREMIER LEAGUE CHAMPIONS FOR FOUR YEARS IN A ROW…!

EUROS 2024: WATCH AS ENGLAND HAVE THEIR FIRST TRAINING SESSION IN GERMANY!

CHECK THIS OUT – ALL THE SKILLS, FITNESS, FOCUS AND FUN OF THE ENGLAND SQUAD IN THEIR FIRST TRAINING SESSION IN GERMANY! ENGLAND TRAIN FOR THE FIRST TIME IN GERMANY FOR THE EUROS 2024 KANE, BELLINGHAM, RICE AND MAINOO ALL SMILES AS THEY TRAIN IN GERMANY

DAVID BECKHAM MEETS JUDE BELLINGHAM

CHECK THIS OUT!  THE TIME WHEN TWO SUPERSTARS SHARED THE SAME SOFA.  (THE BECKHAM DOCUMENTARY IS REALLY WORTH A WATCH BY THE WAY, NOT MANY MIGHT KNOW JUST HOW INSTRUMENTAL DAVID’S FATHER WAS TO HIS CAREER.) DAVID BECKHAM MEETS JUDE BELLINGHAM!

ANOTHER LOOK AT THE TYSON FURY VS OLEKSANDR USYK MATCH – 18/05/2024

WELL, WELL, WELL, WHO WOULDA THUNK IT! TYSON FURY HAS LOST HIS WBC TITLE! ON AN EVENING WHICH WAS PACKED FULL TO THE RAFTERS WITH SPORTING ROYALTY, AT THE KINGDOM STADIUM IN SAUDI ARABIA, TYSON FURY AND OLEKSANDR USYK PUT ON A SPECTACLE OF SUCH MAGNITUDE THAT THE WHOLE WORLD WAS ENTHRALLED! OLEKSANDR FOUND OUT EARLY DOORS THAT TYSON FURY’S REACH KNEW NO BOUNDS THE FIGHT BEGAN WITH TYSON FURY LOOKING TO BE IN TOTAL CONTROL, CLOWNING AROUND AND ENTERTAINING THE CROWD, AND SEEMINGLY TRYING TO WIND UP USYK AT THE SAME TIME, BUT OLEKSANDR WAS TOTALLY UNFAZED AND FOCUSED ON TYSON. FURY’S LONG REACH CAUSED USYK A FEW PROBLEMS TO START WITH, UNTIL USYK ADJUSTED, SEEMINGLY REALISING THAT HE NEEDED TO BE REALLY QUICK. AT SOME POINTS IT LOOKED LIKE FURY WAS ENJOYING IT, AND STILL MESSING ...

THE OLYMPIC FLAME FOR THE OLYMPIC GAMES PARIS 2024 IS LIT IN SYMBOLIC CEREMONY IN ANCIENT OLYMPIA

As we wait excitedly for the Olympic Games Paris 2024, let’s take another look at the lighting of the flame, and it’s exquisite Symbolic Ceremony with IOC President Thomas Bach, and his balanced, diplomatic, speech.  (The only way to pursue lasting peace!) THOMAS BACH SPEAKS AS THE OLYMPIC FLAME IS LIT FOR THE PARIS OLYMPICS     It was ignited at the historic birthplace of the Olympic Games in Ancient Olympia in Greece. The Olympic flame, embodying peace and hope, will now journey across Greece before going to France. After arriving in Marseille on 8 May, it will travel across the entire country, and some French overseas territories, arriving at the Opening Ceremony in Paris on 26 July. Amongst the dignitaries attending this historic were International Olympic Committ...

CHECK OUT THE LINE-UP FOR THIS YEAR’S GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL! LET’S LISTEN TO KYLIE SINGING AT GLASTONBURY 2019….! KYLIE MINOGUE SINGS “LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT” AT GLASTONBURY 2019

Another Chance To Look At Lewis Hamilton’s Superb Triumph At The Portuguese Grand Prix 2021 Making It His 67th Career Victory…!

On a windy day in Portugal at the Portimao Grand Prix, Valtteri Bottas led at the beginning, followed by Lewis Hamilton, and then Max Verstappen. But shortly afterwards, it must have become apparent once again to Lewis Hamilton just how much of a ‘force to be reckoned with’ Red Bull’s Max Verstappen had become when he overtook him after a safety-car restart, following Kimi Raikkonen sustaining damage to his car… KIMI RAIKKONEN SUSTAINED DAMAGE TO HIS CAR (BELOW) and, also to Max, the realisation of just how much it would take to beat such a great and experienced Champion such as Lewis, when Lewis overtook both himself on Lap 14… LEWIS OVERTAKES MAX VERSTAPPEN (BELOW) and Valtteri a little later on, and thus… LEWIS CHASES DOWN VALTTERI BOTTAS BEFORE OVERT...

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DUTCH GRAND PRIX 2023

ANDRE RIEU AND DJ LA FUENTE GOT THE PARTY STARTED IN STYLE AT THE DUTCH GRAND PRIX 2023 WHICH MAX VERSTAPPEN WON IN 2:24:04:411.25, FERNANDO ALONSO CAME SECOND (+3.744s), PIERRE GASLY THIRD (+7.058s), AND SERGIO PEREZ FOURTH (+10.068s) – AFTER RECEIVING A FIVE SECOND TIME PENALTY… HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DUTCH GRAND PRIX 2023 MAX VERSTAPPEN DELIGHTS HIS HOME CROWD AS HE CROSSES THE LINE

Tyson Fury Triumphs Against Otto Wallin In Las Vegas…!

ANOTHER CHANCE TO LOOK AT THE HIGHLIGHTS OF THE TYSON FURY’S TRIUMPH OVER OTTO WALLIN IN LAS VEGAS A WHILE BACK! HOWEVER, WITH OTTO WALLIN TRYING HIS VERY BEST, TYSON FURY RECEIVED A NASTY CUT ABOVE HIS EYE FROM OTTO ALONG THE WAY! BOTH MEN FOUGHT VALIANTLY WITH THEIR HEARTS AND SOULS AND HAD MUCH RESPECT FOR ONE ANOTHER…! TYSON FURY VS OTTO WALLIN – FIGHT HIGHLIGHTS TYSON FURY VS OTTO WALLIN – POST-FIGHT PRESS CONFERENCE TYSON FURY GAVE SOME ADVICE TO ANTHONY JOSHUA IN “THE GLOVES ARE OFF” WHICH IS A SUPERB LOOK INTO THE MINDS OF SOME OF THE MOST SPECTACULAR HEAVYWEIGHT BOXING LEGENDS OF OUR TIME SO FAR…! WORDS BY AMANDA WATERS

ENGLAND VS BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA FRIENDLY – 03/06/2024 (PHOTO – TRENT ALEXANDER-ARNOLD AND HARRY KANE CELEBRATE)

IN THE WORDS OF GARETH SOUTHGATE ENGLAND CERTAINLY “HAD A GOOD DAY AT THE OFFICE” LAST NIGHT, WITH A SUPERB GOAL FROM A PENALTY AT 60 MINS. FROM COLE PALMER, ANOTHER CRACKER FROM TRENT ALEXANDER-ARNOLD AT 85 MINS., AND A BEAUTY FROM HARRY KANE AT 89 MINS., ENSURING A 3 – 0 WIN TO ENGLAND! ENGLAND VS BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA FRIENDLY – 03/06/2024 GARETH SOUTHGATE SPEAKS AFTER THE ENGLAND VS BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA MATCH

ANOTHER LOOK AT THE BRILLIANT MANCHESTER CITY VS MANCHESTER UNITED FA CUP FINAL – 03/06/2023

Whilst We Wait Excitedly For The FA Cup Final Match Between Manchester City vs Manchester United This Afternoon, Let’s Have Another Look At The FA Cup Final Match Between Manchester City vs Manchester United From Last Year! What An FA Cup Final It Was Between Manchester City and Manchester United! The Excitement Kicked Off Within The First 14 Seconds, With Gundogan Smashing One Into The Back Of The Net. Manchester United Equalised Later, Re-Energising The Manchester United End, Who Seemed Deflated After Gundogan’s Early Stunner, And Then, Hero Of The Match, Gundogan, Went On To Score Again, Much To The Delight Of The Manchester City Fans! It Was A True Spectacle, And Exactly The Quality Of Football Which One Would Expect Between These Tippety Top Teams! Manchester City Now Just...

ODE TO SPORT BY PIERRE DE COUBERTIN

PIERRE DE COUBERTAIN – ODE TO SPORT…. This poem by Pierre de Coubertin won the gold medal for literature at the 1912 Paris Olympics…. O Sport, pleasure of the Gods, essence of life, you appeared suddenly in the midst of the grey clearing which writhes with the drudgery of modern existence, like the radiant messenger of a past age, when mankind still smiled. And the glimmer of dawn lit up the mountain tops and flecks of light dotted the ground in the gloomy forests. II O Sport, you are Beauty! You are the architect of that edifice which is the human body and which can become abject or sublime according to whether it is defiled by vile passions or improved through healthy exertion. There can be no beauty without balance and proportion, and you are the peerless master of bot...