As Christmas approaches, on this week’s main listening report, we take a look at football at Christmas through the years: folk football and rioting, a football game in the middle of war, and Boxing Day.
In this video worksheet post we use a link from the excellent The History Of Football  [DVD]on the topic of Folk Football. There is also a worksheet, transcript and answer sheet below. The youtube link can be found here and lasts for 2 minutes 10 seconds. Folk Football Worksheet
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/WEEK1309FOLK.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 15:15 — 7.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | MoreOn this week’s show we take a look at Folk Football and discuss its influence on the Beautiful Game. In addition: Read our football news review […]
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/main-report-13a.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (3.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More[print_link] | Subscribe: Main Report This week’s main report looks at the earliest version of the Beautiful Game, Folk Football, which emerged during the Middle Ages in England. The […]