The evolution of football boots

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All the teams due to play in the Football World Cup, 2018
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If, when you picture a pair of football boots, you see leather with screw-in metal studs, not only are you middle aged, you’re plain old out of touch. What with World Cup 2018 nearly upon us, we thought we’d give you the lowdown on footy boots – from the very first boots to the footwear which gives today’s stars the edge over their rivals.

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Fictional characters every man wants to be

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Which fictional character would you choose to be, and what does it say about you?
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It’s always nice to dream right? And anyway, what man wouldn’t want to be James Bond or Indiana Jones? For some light relief from the daily grind, here are the fictional characters and heroes – from books and the big screen – we’d all like a chance to be, just for a little while…
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Time to kick the bucket list

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Set yourself free from the burden of list chasing!
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It’s great to have adventures, but for every person who posts their successful bucket list feats all over social media, there are many more of us who would struggle to fill a beaker with momentous undertakings.

We reckon it’s time to give the bucket list the boot. And what’s more, says Suzy Strutner, over on HuffPost, you’ll be much happier for it. Amongst her 7 Reasons Not To Make A Bucket List, she says that having one “sets a…standard for yourself, and it’s a standard you’re not likely to meet. Ditching it erases the potential for regret and allows you to celebrate the trips that you do accomplish.

So here are Samuel Windsor’s easy bucket list alternatives. Go knock yourself out!
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