SOCCER COACH ZORAN AND HIS AFRICAN TIGERS - Storyville documentary which follows veteran Serbian coach Zoran Djordjevic as he seeks to forge South Sudan's first national football team, a fascinating portrait of the birth of a nation.
This documentary charts the history of Aboriginal football and investigates why Indigenous athletes such as Adam Goodes and Michael O'Loughlin were lured to the oval ball as opposed to the round.(2013)THE MUSLIM PREMIER LEAGUE - Twenty years ago there were no Muslims in the Premier League.Now there are nearly forty - enough for three football teams.This heritage also boasts the remarkable talents of Sir Bobby Charlton, Jimmy Greaves, Kevin Keegan, Glen Hoddle and Paul Casgoine to name but a few.The three most powerful fascist dictators of the 20th century were brilliant manipulators of the masses and seized upon football as a potent way to win the hearts and minds of their people.They hijacked international football events to demonstrate the superiority of their nations and their ideology and to symbolise their power on the world stage.
The film explores the way Mussolini took control of the 1934 World Cup, how the Nazis intimidated and even murdered footballers who refused to bend to their will and how Franco exploited the bitter regional divisions in Spain as it emerged from bloody civil war.
In 2007 against Chelsea, in 1957 against Aston Villa.
Otherwise the games were worlds apart: in ’57 the cup final was one of only two games televised live that year; in ’07 it was one of a wearying 400.
Less than ten days later, he was shot 12 times, gunned down outside a bar in a suburb of Medellin.
LORD SUGAR TACKLES FOOTBALL - Lord Sugar interviews bosses, owners, agents and players and asks what has gone wrong, who is to blame and what can be done.
MOSCOW FOOTBALL DISASTER - On the evening of 20 October 1982 Spartak were playing Dutch club Haarlem for a place in the last 16 of the Uefa Cup.