During a great visit at Rosslyn Park Primary School, Nottingham this week, the kids asked me for my Dream Team. It was a good question but naturally, I panicked. After all, you can’t rush something like that. Creating a Fantasy XI requires time and thought. In the end I picked not one, but two teams. So here they are: my heroes of today vs my … Continue reading Dream Teams – Current vs Classic
Happy New Year everyone! Harry Kane had a record-breaking 2017, and 2018 is going to be another massive year for the super-striker. First, he’ll look to win the FA Cup and the Champions League with Tottenham. Then, there’s the World Cup in June! Can Kane become England’s hero in Russia? Before we find out, read all about Kane’s amazing journey from young Spurs fan to … Continue reading KANE!
November was another busy month at Heroes Football HQ. Here are some (often blurry) highlights: Continue reading November Highlights
1. When I was growing up on Merseyside, I got a big, rusty fork stuck in my big toe. Luckily, it wasn’t too serious. Who am I? 2. My mum Dolores named me after a US President. She knew that I’d go on to great things! Who am I? 3. I made my first-team for Independiente at the age of 15. Who am I? 4. … Continue reading Quiz – How Well Do You Know Your Football Heroes?
The Heroes Football series just keeps growing – we’re up to 18 titles now! Here’s the lowdown on the fresh new books. Ultimate Football Heroes – New Books Neymar and Coutinho have been friends for years. They play together in attack for Brazil and now they can sit side-by-side on your bookshelf! Read the amazing stories of their rise to the top. Ultimate Football Heroes … Continue reading NEW BOOKS – OCTOBER 2017
Apologies for the silence – it’s been a busy start to the school year! I don’t have any photos to share but a big shout-out to Fairburn View Primary (Castleford), St Andrew’s CE Primary (Accrington), Gillingstool Primary (Bristol), Silkmore Primary (Stafford) and St Edward’s Primary (Kettering). Fun times! I do, however, have photos to share from my visit to Pipworth Community Primary School in Sheffield. Tuesday 3rd October I … Continue reading Pipworth Community Primary School, Sheffield
When I asked Tom to pick his football heroes, I felt pretty confident about who he’d pick. I shouldn’t have been. I got his classic players right, but I was totally wrong about all 3 of his current choices. I guess I don’t know my brother as well as I thought! Over to Tom: ULTIMATE FOOTBALL HEROES Marcus Rashford – Manchester United As one of … Continue reading Tom’s Top 5 Football Heroes