Football Anti-Semitism – Media Student Commended

John Toner - commended 2013

The football anti racist group Kick It Out criticised the FA for not taking firmer action against Brom striker, Nicolas Anelka over his ‘quenelle’ salute against West Ham. This video report on the subject won media student John Toner a commendation in the YNUKtv Brunel University local news award. Watch

Qatar Heats Up World Cup!

Qatar - to host World Cup

FIFA to change Qatar World Cup 2022 from the searing heat of summer to cooler winter. The dates it will take place will be between 15 November and 15 January. Take a look at how they celebrated in Doha when the controversial announcement was made

Football Fans in Defence

Liverpool FC Anfield

UEFA launching investigation into reports Inter Milan football fans racially abused Tottenham players during last Thursday’s (Mar 14) Europa League. Behaviour of football fans still a major issue. FA urged to discipline Liverpool fans who have been criticised. They denied this to YNUKtv at a match in Anfield last year

Michael Jackson Statue Gone from Fulham FC

Michael Jackson Fulham FC

The controversial Michael Jackson statue has been taken down and returned to Mohamed Al Fayed. Fans had made it clear they didn’t want it any more. When Al-Fayed installed the tribute he infuriated supporters by telling them to “go to hell” if they didn’t like it. Watch reaction from fans at the time

The Class of ’92 World Premiere

team of The Class of '92

David Beckham described the red carpet occasion as an amazing experience. The Class of ’92 and the Manchester United team were there to celebrate the World Premiere. Beckham fans crowded Leicester Square to catch a glimpse of the football star

Forces Join Eid Cup In Sports Festival

Forces play in Eid Cup

British Army and Met Police teamed-up to play in the Eid Cup at Hackney Marshes. This video was chosen to carry special London 2012 image

Chelsea Kings of Europe

2012 champions

There was a massive welcome for Chelsea Football Club after being crowned kings of UEFA Champions League – find out what the fans have to say about the victory. Many of them were overwhelmed by the win!

Fans Fabio and FA

fans mixed views on John Terry

Fans learn that in a FA report out 5 Oct, John Terry was found not to be racist but his comments were an insult. FA banned Terry for four matches and fined him for racially abusing QPR Defender Anton Ferdinand. A court cleared Terry of the offence.

Tom Huddlestone Loses His Locks

Tom Huddlestone about to lose his locks

Tom Huddlestone finally had his hair cut after he ended a goal drought which dated back to April 2011. He scored his first Hull goal in last month’s 6-0 win over Fulham and celebrated with an immediate chop on the sidelines. Watch his locks being snipped away!

Fridges Films And Football by the Olympic Park

cinema built out of fridges

The Olympic Stadium is the backdrop to a pop up cinema made of old fridges is showing a summer of great sporting films.