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Goalgasm: a brief history of over-excitable commentaries
But street football doesn't really exist any more, Cooper admits. "Many children have never played outside. And in some cases their parents haven't either." He cites a 2009 survey by the charity Living Streets which found that only half of five- to 10-year-olds had ever played in their street, whereas nine of out 10 of their grandparents had. How the increasing professionalisation of soccer at all levels in the UK has led to the death of park and street footie for ordinary kids.
One of the greatest football matches of all time, Greek Philosophers vs German Philosophers is going to be replayed.
'Roy Of The Rovers' is back... The footballer* has returned to the newsagents in a one-off special. [more inside]