Fun Times at the Football Museum

If you’re a football fan – young, old or anywhere in-between – go take a trip to the National Football Museum in Manchester. There you have it: my New Year’s recommendation. You can thank me later! Trust me, the Football Museum is a great day out for all the family. Where else can you have your photo taken with the Premier League trophy, stare into … Continue reading Fun Times at the Football Museum

Ultimate Football Heroes in Kickaround Magazine!

Happy New Year everyone and thanks for all your support – we couldn’t have done it without you! 2018 was the best year yet for the Ultimate Football Heroes series. It kicked off with Kane and ended with Mbappé, oh and football nearly came home in the middle! The great news is that 2019 looks set to be just as brilliant, if not even better. … Continue reading Ultimate Football Heroes in Kickaround Magazine!

Where are the Female Ultimate Football Heroes?

I get asked that question a lot – in schools, at football clubs, and on social media too. It’s a really important question, and it’s so great to hear more and more girls asking it. I just wish that I had a better answer for them than ‘Coming soon, I promise!’ So, in the meantime, I’ve put together a top reading list for football-mad girls. … Continue reading Where are the Female Ultimate Football Heroes?

Ultimate Football Heroes, On & Off the Pitch

When it comes to our football heroes, we’re looking for players with talent but also, I believe, style and personality. In sport, we often talk about courage, determination and leadership, but ‘personality’ is also about kindness, generosity and intelligence. That’s why I’ve made a list of 5 of my favourite off-the-pitch football heroes. These guys are ultimate role models, showing that there’s more to life than … Continue reading Ultimate Football Heroes, On & Off the Pitch

England’s Ultimate World Cup Heroes!

No, football didn’t quite come home this summer, but England’s achievements at the 2018 World Cup will live long in our memories. And in our books too because at Ultimate Football Heroes HQ, we’ve been working on 2 exciting updates and 3 totally new titles. So now you can re-live all the magic moments from Russia, right there with your heroes! THE UPDATES KANE – … Continue reading England’s Ultimate World Cup Heroes!

Matt’s 5 World Cup Heroes So Far!

What a World Cup this is turning out to be! We have seen so much skill and excitement already, so many shocks and stories, and we’ve still got two weeks of football to go. Let’s hope the nail-biting drama continues! We’re looking for new World Cup Heroes to write about and here are 5 players on my list: 1. Alireza Beiranvand – Iran It’s been … Continue reading Matt’s 5 World Cup Heroes So Far!