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At Outside Write, we explore the off-pitch story of football.
We're the curious fan's football blog.
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4 May 2019 marks 70 years since the plane carrying Torino FC crashed into the Basilica di Superga, killing all on board. The team on board - 'Il Grande Torino' - had won five successive Italian titles. We look at their legacy.
How did soccer take off in the island of Ireland against stiff competition from rugby, Gaelic football, and turbulent political conditions? We discuss this topic with Dublin-based football historian, Gerard Farrell.
Wellington Phoenix is New Zealand's only professional association football club in a rugby-mad country. Our guest contributor, Andrew Williams pays the Phoenix a visit...