Such A Joyous Noise!

21 Sep

Who Ate All The Pies found video footage of the women & children only Fenerbahce – Manisapor game and it’s fantastic.  The crowd roars non-stop and around about 2:30, the chanting is deafening. I. Just. Love. This.  (Read more about the match in last night’s post).

– Lozil

5 Responses to “Such A Joyous Noise!”

  1. jellyace September 21, 2011 at 8:52 am #

    Only women and children 12 and under were allowed to watch, and for free. They knew all the chants, cheered for every move, and a good time was had by all!

    This is tons better than playing to an empty stadium, and kajillion times better than playing in front of racist destructive hooligans! I hope this catches in around the world.

  2. dc September 21, 2011 at 11:15 am #

    This is absolutely amazing. thank you for sharing it!

  3. panama September 21, 2011 at 11:48 am #

    You are great, thanks for sharing the vid. I love it, and your enthusiasm as well!

  4. Sandrin September 21, 2011 at 12:57 pm #

    OMG, how beautiful was it?!

    I wish there were only women and children on that Schalke vs.Bayern game… No sane woman would whistle (if only admiringly), boo or, God forgive, draw such a horrible banners to greet one of the best players their club ever had. Not only Manuel Neuer is an amazing ‘keeper and amazing person but he’s unbelievably handsome too. Women can appreciate talent and beauty from any team. And they can scream much louder!

    Women could make football world so much better place to be in. BTW thank you, darling, for you wonderful job! Always read it but de-lurked only today 😀

    • headbandsandheartbreak September 21, 2011 at 1:37 pm #

      You are so sweet! Thank you – I love it when people de-lurk. 🙂 I adore Neuer as well. I can’t believe how wretched people have treated him (remember that guy who slapped him?) Mr. Cute Pants was a Daily Drool back in May. He seems like an absolutely lovely guy. He doesn’t deserve the crap that’s been slung at him.

      I would love, love, love to go to a women only game. That would be amazing.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: