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”
I want a new anthem for Northern Ireland. Here is my attempt Northern Ireland National anthem (click here to listen)
Here is when I sang it on Talkback to William Crawley a few years ago Me on Talkback singing my National Anthem (click here to listen)
Check them out then read my reasons why.
Continue reading “Northern Ireland National Anthem”
With France 2016 within Northern Ireland’s fingertips it seems like a good idea to reflect on the past. Continue reading “The Northern Ireland Team that Nearly Was”