The Sporting Moments That Define the Netherlands

The Netherlands has more than its fair share of sporting legends and has produced some of the most talented athletes to ever grace the world stage, including the following national heroes whose exploits led to defining moments within the country’s history. Johan Cruijff’s feint at the Fifa World Cup 1974 Dutch football legend Johan Cruijff […]

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20 Awesome Things Australia Gave the World

Approximately 50,000 years ago, Indigenous Australians invented the Boomerang and since then the most imaginative minds in the country have developed Wi-Fi, medical penicillin and box wine. Wi-Fi In an era of hyper-connectivity, it’s hard to fathom a world without wireless communication, but this recent invention actually stems from radio astronomy research conducted in the […]

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10 Things You Need To Know About The Australian Football League

Despite what you may be thinking, what is regarded as football is in fact called soccer in Australia. For Australians, football is one of the most exciting sports in the country that has its very own league – Australian Football League (AFL). Also known as footy and Aussie Rules, here is everything you need to […]

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12 Things Portugal is Famous For (You’ve Probably Heard of)

Portugal sits on the edge of Europe in relative obscurity, especially when compared to neighbouring Spain and France. Most people have not only heard of Spain and France, but could easily list a few facts about each country and its culture. 1. Port Wine Portugal is famous for the production of Port Wine, which is […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo still relentlessly pursuing Ali Daei and second Euros

Two late goals in Portugal’s win leaves their star on 106, three short of the record, and he will fight to keep the trophy, too Cristiano Ronaldo (right) celebrates with Rúben Dias after scoring Portugal’s third goal against Hungary. Photograph: Hugo Delgado/EPA He celebrated like it was his first goal for Portugal rather than his […]

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