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Obama Balls: Football Hooligans Train For Barack

by | 13th, November 2008

FOOTBALL fans respond to Barack Obama’s election triumph:

“Police are urging fans travelling by rail to football matches this Saturday to emulate the Americans and turn a page in history. ‘The election of Barack Obama to the White House has turned a page in world history – now’s the time for football fans to do the same,’ said Superintendent Colum Price from the British Transport Police. ‘

His election has brought with it a news sense of optimism, and we are also optimistic that the trend of increasing problems associated with some travelling fans can be reversed” – British Transport Police, press release…

Spotter: Tim Garfield

Posted: 13th, November 2008 | In: Sports Comment | TrackBack | Permalink