The Joy of Football

I have loved Liverpool since the age of 11 when my family moved to the northern suburbs of Cape Town. I was a tomboy in every sense; anything pink was abhorrent and so were wearing dresses and playing with dolls. Instead, I excelled at climbing trees, winning fist fights, collecting marbles and catching tadpoles. Playing…

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Arsenal 3, Liverpool 3: Riding A Six-Goal Roller Coaster

This match was a game of two halves, with two teams, each playing at entirely different speeds. Liverpool was more intelligent in the first 45 minutes and could easily have had more goals than Coutinho’s lovely header, which saw us leading 1-0 by halftime. We were the better team for almost an hour, stifling an…

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