Football remembers fallen heroes of World War One at special Games of Remembrance

British Soldiers playing football in gas masks in 1916

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wBKDNdnG6cg It is 100 years since the First World War ended, one of the deadliest conflicts in human history. Everyone in Britain felt the effects of the war. Football included. More than 2,000 professional players, from all 50 clubs, were sent away to serve. Around 100,000 fans were also enlisted. Almost 300