It's Blizzard 4 - The Journey Continues! The Blizzard (@blzzrd) is a quarterly football publication - part book, part magazine - providing a platform for top-class writers from across the globe to write about the football stories that matter to themBOOK TICKETS
A Q&A Evening with The Blizzard Football Quarterly featuring a panel of:
Jonathan Wilson (Guardian / Inverting the Pyramid)
Iain Macintosh (The Set Pieces / ESPNFC]
Philippe Auclair (Guardian / France Football) & host Eoin McDevitt [Second Captains].
Entry includes free hard-copy of The Blizzard (RRP €14.99) !
It's Blizzard 4 - The Journey Continues! The Blizzard (@blzzrd) is a quarterly football publication - part book, part magazine - providing a platform for top-class writers from across the globe to write about the football stories that matter to them. Join us this evening for a rousing Q&A of two halves with audience participation, visual footage, social media interaction & competitions to discuss the in-depth, topical & humorous football questions of import. Advance tickets now available via Eventbrite and we anticipate a sell-out audience as with the previous three events.
Jonathan Wilson (@jonawils) is founder & editor of The Blizzard. A sports journalist and renowned author who writes for a number of publications, including the Guardian, the Independent, the Daily Telegraph, FourFourTwo & Sports Illustrated. Wilson was football correspondent for the Financial Times from 2002 to 2006 and is a columnist for World Soccer, The Irish Examiner and bettingexpert amongst others whilst also being a regular participant on The Guardian football Podcast, "Football Weekly". He is a Sunderland A.F.C. supporter.
Behind the Curtain: Travels in Eastern European Football
Sunderland: A Club Transformed
Inverting the Pyramid: A History of Football Tactics [Winner 'Best Football Book' 2009 British Sports Book Awards. Shortlisted for the 2008 William Hill Sports Book of the Year.]
The Anatomy of England: A History in Ten Matches
Brian Clough: Nobody Ever Says Thank You
The Outsider: A History of the Goalkeeper
Iain Macintosh (@iainmacintosh) is a journalist, author, creator of The Set Pieces, Southend fan and Football Manager obsessive. Iain is football writer for The New Paper, ESPN, Mirror Football, Unibet and a regalar participant on the Guardian's Football Weekly podcast. The Set Pieces is a fine online destination focussing onquality not quantity and plenty of Football Manager business. The author of eight books including one on The Blizzard's own imprint '"Johnny Cook - The Imnpossible Job"
Philippe Auclair (@PhilippeAuclair) is a football writer, biographer and broadcaster (and musician when none of the above). Philippe is a regular contributor to The Blizzard and Champions magazine, has held the position of England correspondent for France Football magazine since 1999 and fulfils a similar role for news and sports radio RMC Info. He appeared as French football analyst on Setanta Sports News channel in England, and can be heard regularly on TalkSPORT radio in England, Newstalk radio in Ireland, the BBC and is also a regular contributor to The Guardian’s Football Weekly podcast.
Cantona: The Rebel Who Would be King [ longlisted for 2009 William Hill Sports Book of the Year. Winner 'Best Football Book' British Sports Book Awards 2010]
Thierry Henry - Lonely At The Top
Eoin McDevitt (@EoinMcDevitt) is presenter of the Second Captains Podcast (Subscribe Now!) and the Second Captains Live TV show on RTE2.
First half: 19.00 - 19.45
Half-time oranges: 19.45 - 20.00
Second half: 20.00 - 20.45
Extra time may be played if the questions are flowing.
Buy a pizza and get a bottle of wine for €10, so pizza + wine €17,€18,€19.(depending on pizza type)
Pitcher of Tennent's €10 Bartenders cocktails €5