Football

VAR and the Women’s World Cup

The enormous success of the Women’s World Cup cannot be understated. The BBC reported that the 2019 tournament has become the most viewed women’s football tournament on television. England’s...

Hadley Learning Community’s trip to Belgium

Described as an amazing and maturing experience via Twitter, Hadley Learning Community appeared to have a wonderful time on their sports tour to Belgium. Both the netball and football teams travelled...

The Women’s World Cup so far…

Following our previous blog in anticipation of the Women’s World Cup last week, we’ve been waiting in excitement for what looked to be the biggest women’s tournament so far.

Rayburn Review with Andrew Rose

Rayburn Reviews is our brand new series of blogs where we cover topical issues in sport, music and education alongside our internal experts from within their departments. In the first edition of...

The story of the Neville twins

When comparing the Neville twins, Phil and Tracey, we must first look at the entire Neville family to get a true feel for how three kids made it to the top of their respective sports.

The Women’s World Cup – More than just a tick-box.

Although Gareth Southgate’s men travel to Portugal in search of Nations League glory, the eyes are firmly on the women’s side as Phil Neville prepares them for the Women’s World Cup which kicks...

The Champions League Final: The final quiz of the season

As we approach the Champions League Final on Saturday evening, we’re full of excitement for the second all-English final within the same week. Liverpool face Tottenham in what’s building up to be...

Friendships put on hold for the Championship play-off final…

Derby County vs Aston Villa, Frank Lampard vs John Terry, Andrew Rose vs Gemma Howell. Friendships will be put on hold next Monday as two Championship sides battle for a place in the prestigious...
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The FA Cup Final in Numbers

Manchester City take on Watford in this weekend’s FA Cup Final, with the sky blues hoping to become the first team ever to win a domestic treble of trophies. With City already claiming this...

Rayburn Results Predictor – The Decider

Welcome to our Rayburn Results Predictor! By now you will know the score, it's 1 point for a correct result (picking a win, draw or defeat) and 3 points for an exact score.

The SSE Women’s FA Cup Final

It’s been predicted that the record attendance for a Women’s FA Cup final will be broken this weekend, when West Ham meet Manchester City on Saturday. As of today, over 52,000 tickets have been...

AFC Ajax – The resurgence of a footballing great

Having won eight major European trophies between 1970 and 1995, Ajax have been a household name for any football fan over the age of 30, so why not for the football-loving children of today? Since...