Last night I watched with admiration and amazement as a country with a population smaller than Belfast and managed by a dentist played the England national football team off the park. Iceland play with calmness,courage and self belief that is now paying off on the biggest stage of all in European football. Looking back, was it really such a big deal that we beat England in 2005? (‘Hey everyone, we beat England!’…. ‘Well, a lot of people have beaten England’) Continue reading “Our Wee Excuses: NI vs Iceland”
So those of you going to the Euros this Summer better start rehearsing. We already have our classic chants about Steve Davis, Green and White Army and no doubt Away in a manger will be sung for David Healy… But it’s time for some new ones. Here are a few ideas I’ve had.