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How does the atmosphere at a Spanish football match compare to those in England?

How does the atmosphere at a Spanish football match compare to those in England?

Radio, Sport
The atmosphere at a football match is one of the sport's great intangible wonders. Since the introduction of regulations stipulating that all Premier League stadiums must be all-seater, English clubs have come under a lot of criticism for their sterile atmospheres on matchdays. Many fans in the UK yearn for a matchday experience like those in Germany, where tickets are cheap and there are safe-standing areas, or Spain where, with the influence of Italian ultra culture, there are large singing sections complemented by flags, drums and elected ultras leading the chants. The Voice of London sent Reuben Pinder to Spain to watch Espanyol vs Valencia and tell us how the atmosphere at a Spanish game compares to those in the Premier League. https://soundcloud.com/user-553654173/how-does-
When will we have a female coach in the men’s Premier League?

When will we have a female coach in the men’s Premier League?

Sport
According to a recent UEFA report, we are closing the gender gap in football. But, could it lead to having a female coaching men in the English top tier? The Voice of London Sports' Kick-off with Oliver Browning and Damian Burchardt looked at the reality of women in England, and tried to answer the million dollar question. Script and editing: Oliver Browning and Damian Burchardt | Production: Joshua Hornsey and Michael Ward
Memphis Grizzlies sack head coach David Fizdale

Memphis Grizzlies sack head coach David Fizdale

American Sports, Sport
The Memphis Grizzlies fired coach David Fizdale on Monday, 24 hours after benching centre Marc Gasol for the fourth quarter of an eighth straight loss. "After a thorough evaluation, I decided a change in course was necessary to move forward", General Manager Chris Wallace said in a statement. Despite the team's record of 7-12 for this season, the move was a stunner for many. Lebron James and Dwayne Wade expressed their outcry on Twitter.   I need some answers. Feels like my man was a fall guy — LeBron James (@KingJames) 27 november 2017 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js I need answers!!! WTF https://t.co/z39oNRQok0 — DWade (@DwyaneWade) 27 november 2017 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Gasol did not appreciate being sat for one whole quarter on Sunday:
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