It is a well-known fact most sports professionals at the top of their game started the sport from the word go, but was their love for the sport drilled into them by a parent or friend?
Or did their obsession come from something raw and unmovable within?
Do people grow up
England play Brazil tonight in a friendly at Wembley stadium.
It is a fitting stage considering Harry Redknapp picked Bobby Moore to be the captain in his England fantasy XI. Moore went out with the team onto the very same venue in 1966 and went on to win the World Cup,
Anthony Joshua's corner man, Mark Seltzer, is huge in the boxing scene. He’s the man stood behind the biggest names in British boxing.
He’s the man with the inside scoop. The man who walks step-by-step with fighters right up to the ropes, those four corners of truth, before they unleash
It's been a fantastic week for women in sport with world-class performances and true strength shining through. Please listen to this week's podcast rounding up the headlines here:
Working for one of the most prestigious sports television companies in the world is a dream come true for many people, and working in the football department – well you might as well have won the lottery.
Yes, working in sport means the hours are unsociable and, yes, they are long.
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Sexism is a strong word that morphs into different forms.
In the sports media world, it can come as a throwaway comment: “Why is she reading the sports news? She probably doesn’t even know the offside rule.” Cue laughter.
It can, unfortunately, come as something more sinister: “I will help you get
Talking to Harry Redknapp is like talking to a mate down the pub - except a mate probably wouldn't have as much football nous as Redknapp.
Sitting in Redknapp's local cafe waiting for his arrival felt like I was waiting to meet the Prime Minister or about to sit a horribly