Category Archives: Football

Thank you and Asante Sana

By Hashi in London The World Cup has been well and truly won. The trophy did not have to travel far in the end, all it had to do really was hop over the Med from Rome to Madrid. But the … Continue reading

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The end has no end

By Andy in Kilifi It’s the morning after the night before in Kilifi and what a night before it was. Dancing, singing, children’s films – crowned by the sparkling gem that was the World Cup Final. The crowd started to … Continue reading

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By Andy in Kilifi Yesterday the big event finally hit Kilifi.  Not the World Cup Final but an even bigger football match… MTG staff and Peer Educators vs the Field of Dreams Volunteers. It was a frantic battle, real end-to-end … Continue reading

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One Hundred and Twenty Footballs

By Alison in Kilifi 120 Google footballs made it to Kenya. 120 footballs were passed out to MTG staff, worn out during lunch time pick-up games, and given away at World Cup screenings. All 120 footballs, gone. Or so we … Continue reading

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There are heroisms all around us…

By Peter With reference to chapter one of The Lost World by Sir Arthur Conan-Doyle’s, I write another post for the Kenya Field of Dreams Blog. Yesterday, Saturday the third of July in preparation for American Independence Day, we showed … Continue reading

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Woman’s Hour!

by Annie Really it’s Woman’s Hour and a half, if you’re playing football – but we’ve got some coverage on BBC Radio 4, which you can listen online (anywhere in the world) using BBC iPlayer, skip forward to 23m49s. Enjoy!

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Crocodile Tears

By Andy in Kilifi It’s amazing, you find yourself in Kenya with more BBC and Google staff than you can fit into an 9 seater Kenyan minibus (24 is the record we’ve seen so far if you’re interested) and yet … Continue reading

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