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Sorrows and joys

John from Australia

John from Australia

Watching Birmingham City play on Saturday left me feeling utterly miserable. Their game on Wednesday evening, against Burnley, reminded me why I love football.  What made the difference? The result certainly helped; a draw is better than a loss and a last minute equaliser meant we ended the game on a high.  For two women I passed as I walked back to town, it meant extra effort attempting to control a group of very excited young children. They explained that the kids had been hyper since that last goal. I was just glad to see kids who weren’t crying at the end of a game.   Continue reading