What is rugby? There will never be a moment like that one. On the other side, you have the most powerful team in the world. Fifteen mental and physical ultimate warriors, 100 percent disciplined, masters of skills. But this is you and your lads, and you have been working a hell of a lifetime for this game. Their fly-half speed up with the ball on his hands, their backline moves.

Louise Holte is a serious football coach and she had a serious problem. Toppidrettsgymnaset I Telemark U19 boys and girls teams had a pre-season to deal with, and their coaches and teachers had four teams to get in shape. The problem was that you cannot do much in Skien, Norway, with the pitch full of snow and freezing temperatures. So, Mrs. Holte and the other teachers started to search for

Unbelievable cool and eager to learn, the French girls of Etoile Mouzillon Football were one of the great teams of Lisbon Football Youth Cup 2017.

It is not every day that we have truly, classic, legendary champions with us. Believe it or not, we spent the last days hosting “Les Espoirs du Perpignan”, or the Under–23 of the Union Sportive Arlequins Perpignanais, or USAP Perpignan, one of the mythologic rugby jerseys of France. These big boys, national champions in 2017, travelled to Lisbon on a training camp. The Perpignan´s academy is really a champions factory,