Visit to Nou Sardenya, CE Europa


On Thursday 20th August 2015, I visited the Nou Sardenya, home of Spanish 4th division and La Liga founder club CE Europa.



Barcelona 1-1 Athletic Bilbao (1-5 on agg) – Supercopa de España


Athletic Bilbao lifted the 2015 Supercopa de España at Barcelona’s Camp Nou, defeating the La Liga and Copa Del Rey champions 5-1 on aggregate.

Having led 4-0 after a remarkable first leg in Bilbao, Athletic defended valiantly against the efforts of their attacking opponents and Aritz Aduriz’s 74th minute goal ensured they lifted their first title since 1984.

On a personal level, this evening’s game saw me fulfill a lifelong dream of witnessing a match at the largest stadium in Europe and, as an extra bonus, seeing four-time Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi play and score for Barcelona.


Brazil 2-0 Scotland – International Match at the Emirates Stadium


On Sunday 27th March 2011 I travelled down to London to visit some of the biggest stadiums in the country, and to watch Brazil vs. Scotland at the Emirates Stadium. This is my report from my visit to the Emirates and the Brazil v Scotland match.