Tag Archives: football

Tate For England?

It was 30 years ago tomorrow, on 29th November 1978 that Viv Anderson was the first black man to play for England. (He was also the first player to be signed to Manchester United by Alex Ferguson, from Arsenal.) I … Continue reading

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Only 1518 days to go!

Some of you will remember that I was in Beijing a few weeks ago to ensure that the preparations for the 2008 Beijing Olympics are going well and I was happy to report it’s all under control. Yesterday, I flew … Continue reading

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