Articles about football
The game we know as football and that americans call soccer was invented in 1863 at the Freemasons Tavern, London, England when representatives of the leading clubs and schools came together to form a set of rules they could all agree on and the Football Association was born.
It has been revealed that Jonah Lomu; the All Black legend who destroyed England in the 1995 Rugby World Cup with four tries in a famous semi final, needs a second kidney transplant.Fortunately the operation was a success and the legend has been discharged from hospital.
Ehat is the difference between Great Britain and the United Kingdom? Do you get confused by the difference between England, Great Britain and the United Kingdom? Where do Scotland, Ireland and Wales fit in the picture? Here's an attempted explanation.
Britain's Queen, Elizabeth II, will celebrate her diamond jubilee, sixty years as Queen of Great Britain and the Commonwealth, in 2012. Queen Elizabeth is Britain's second longest reigning monarch. Only Queen Victoria has reigned longer. I am sixty this year. Queen Elizabeth has been Queen all my life, the only Queen most of us have known. So what are the events that have marked her reign? Presidents and premiers come and go but Queen Elizabeth remains. In 2010 the UN Secretary Genral described her as 'an anchor for our age.' This is why.