Africa Outreach Project

A message from Charlize Theron

PANTERA NEGRA

PANTERA NEGRA

THE EUSEBIO STORY BY Vince Cooper JUST how important was Eusebio to world football? Well, he was the first great African import to the European game...

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THE QUIET MAN

THE QUIET MAN

THE GEORGE COHEN STORY BY Vince Cooper AN end-of-season friendly in 1964 saw England, with Bobby Moore, skippering the team for the first time at...

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RENAISSANCE MAN

RENAISSANCE MAN

By Vince Cooper There are many tales of sporting polymaths (a person skilled in many subjects) who graced the football pitch. The likes of C.B. Fry,...

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THE WEE BARRA

THE WEE BARRA

THE BOBBY COLLINS STORY BY Vince Cooper In Glasgow-speak a ‘Wee Barra’ is a term used to refer to a small person who people like, Bobby Collins...

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‘SIR’ ROGER

‘SIR’ ROGER

THE ROGER HUNT STORY BY Vince Cooper THE World Cup winning team of 1966 are all rightly lauded as greats of the English game although some have...

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HORATIO

HORATIO

THE RAICH CARTER STORY BY Vince Cooper MANY of the stars of football during the middle of the 20th century came from a footballing background at a...

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THE GENTLE GIANT

THE GENTLE GIANT

THE JOHN CHARLES STORY BY Vince Cooper THE question: ‘Who was the greatest footballer of all time?’ is pretty much impossible to answer. As you...

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JACK OF ALL TRADES

JACK OF ALL TRADES

THE JACK COCK STORY By Vince Cooper There was a time when one of the country’s leading centre-forwards was just as big a star treading the music...

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