SPOT Newsletter: 26 October 2011

Sport and Leisure History 20 June 2011 Football and National Identity in Post-War England   Christoph Wagner (De Montfort University) Huns vs Inselaffen: Anglo-German Football Rivalry, 1954-2000   In the 1950s and 1960s how was the rivalry between England and Germany...

Football and National Identity in Post-War England

The rivalry with Germany has become legend for generations of English football fans. English victory in 1966 against their ‘old enemy’ continues to remind fans of a golden age – a moment to cling to and strive for. The two papers presented under the umbrella topic...