Reflections on ‘Dear England’

de Ruyter, A. (2021) Reflections on ‘Dear England’. Birmingham City University, Centre for Brexit Studies Blog.

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News that England had lost out to Italy 3-2 on penalties in the Euro championship final after finishing 1-1 after 90-odd minutes of regular playing time had left me feeling somewhat discordant. After all, as an Australian resident in the UK, I had no “skin in the game” of this particular game (and the ball is the wrong shape for me anyway…) and found that I actually wanted them to win.

Item Type: Other
13 July 2021Published Online
Uncontrolled Keywords: Centre for Brexit Studies, CBS, Brexit, BCU, EU, European Union, UK, Birmingham City University, UK Government, UK politics
Subjects: CAH15 - social sciences > CAH15-03 - politics > CAH15-03-01 - politics
Divisions: Research, Innovation, Enterprise and Professional Services > Centre for Brexit Studies
Depositing User: Alex De Ruyter
Date Deposited: 25 Feb 2022 16:57
Last Modified: 25 Feb 2022 16:57

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