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World Cup Balls: Oliver Holt fails his own test for misogynists and the fools

by | 15th, June 2015

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“Why are so many trying to belittle the women’s game?” asks Oliver Holt in the Daily Mail . Holt is on the side of the righteous in his look at the FIFA Women’s World Cup (not boycoted by anyone).

The misogynists and the fools came crashing through England’s hedgerows like a herd of T-rex that hadn’t been fed for a while. Some of the reaction to the start of a football tournament eagerly awaited by so many was sad, ignorant, arrogant and really rather stupid.

Like all tournament sport, the play is mixed: some games are decent; some dire. But Holt is keen to make a point that comparing the men’s game with the women’s is

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