When Wales reached the semi-finals of the 2016 European Championships, they returned home to an open-top bus parade through Cardiff. But they did not win the tournament, so why was a celebration needed? In my opinion, the need to celebrate success is a subjective matter.
In April 2015 BT Sport and The Football Conference agreed a deal that would revolutionise the top two tiers of Non League football. But how much of a benefit was the work between the two companies?
On a night when the TV cameras would be firmly focused on Billericay Town, it was outsiders Leatherhead who triumphed against the odds to reach the Emirates FA Cup Second Round Proper.
On a weekend when the country came together to remember soldiers who have fallen during conflict, England Rugby coach Eddie Jones woke on Rememberance Sunday to find his foul-mouthed exclamation being disected and scrutinised by the nation’s media.