“Whatever the result women’s rugby league is the winner” Head Coach Craig Taylor ahead of Wales’ first ever International

Head Coach Craig Taylor announced his squad of 23 for the first ever Wales Women's Rugby League International game. The game reignites a classic sporting rivalry as Wales go up against an England Lions team in St Helens on Saturday. Taylor has faced even more challenges with selection than other national team

Football and Music Part Two: Using Platforms of Popularity to Send Important Cultural and Societal Messages

There is a crowd and there is expectation. There is a performance and there is passion. It is football. It is music. Tangled deep within the spider's web of British culture, you’ll find the two bound closely together. Bands F.C. are well aware of this. Their website premise begins simply: “Bands as Football Teams,

Upstaging the aristocrats: Rochdale’s rise to become England’s 3rd best academy

No matter what happens for the rest of the season, Rochdale AFC will always remember that Wednesday night at Old Trafford. A third-round League Cup draw in regulation time against one of the world's most successful clubs is certainly a moment to cherish for any side, but the Dale came

What’s the current situation of women’s football in South America like?

Corinthians celebrate their trophy. Phot: Bruno Teixeira Rolo/Corinthians

The Women’s Copa Libertadores held its first match on Friday 11th of October, within the midst of Ecuador’s political instability. For security reasons, the 16 teams taking part were grouped together in the same hotel and training grounds were moved nearer to the stadiums hosting the championship.  After the initial match

Football and Music Part One: Trampolene’s Jack Jones on the Important Role the Two Have Played in His Life

There is a reason why Andrea Bocelli sang at the King Power stadium prior to Leicester’s final home game of their title winning season. The same reason explains why the trailer for the Manchester City documentary All or Nothing was centred around the players chanting the Oasis anthem Wonderwall. It’s quite simple

A Lasting Legacy: The Leicester Helicopter Crash One Year On

Almost one year to the day since the tragic helicopter accident which claimed the life of Leicester's owner and chairman, Vichai Srivaddhanaprahba, they produced the biggest away win in Premier League history beating Southampton 9-0. On the pitch after the game Jamie Vardy uttered the words "I hope you were watching

History Makers: Emily Hughes and Head Coach Craig Taylor on Wales’ First Women’s International Rugby League Team

Wales will play their first ever Women’s Rugby League international against England in November. One of the biggest challenges facing the women’s side will be similar to one their male counterparts have faced for years. How can they compete in a country dominated so heavily by Union. Nobody represents this challenge better

How the NBA is succeeding in making India fall in love with basketball

India, a predominantly cricket crazy nation with a population of over 1.2 billion has enjoyed yet another exhilarating week of sport. No, it's not because they managed to beat the visiting South Africans by a mammoth 203 runs, or due to the thrilling performances from the boxers at the AIBA