THE HALF DECENT FOOTBALL MAGAZINE

23 June ~ Interventionist Football Deity cannot influence events because he doesn't exist. If he did he'd probably support smaller nations, especially those with a reasonably ethical foreign policy and good beer. Obviously, due to his non-existence, it's impossible for him to get involved in the Ireland v Italy final group gameā€¦

Video by Tim Bradford
Subscribe to WSC on YouTube

Related articles

Any Given Saturday by Shay Given
Sport Media, £20Reviewed by Jonathan O’BrienFrom WSC 376, June 2018Buy the book To most Ireland fans, Shay Given will be remembered...
First Hand: My life and Irish football by Eoin Hand with Jared Browne
The Collins Press, £17.99Reviewed by Dave HanniganFrom WSC 374, March 2018Buy the book An old journalist friend once showed me a photograph...
Green Shoots: Irish football histories by Michael Walker
De Coubertin Books, £20Reviewed by John MorrowFrom WSC 373, March 2018Buy the book With Irish football on a high in the aftermath of Euro...