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What!? Football in the UK?

Discussion in 'Sports Photography' started by TANG0F0XTR0T, Aug 12, 2018.

  1. TANG0F0XTR0T

    TANG0F0XTR0T

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    Jun 4, 2008
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    Yes, the American kind. A little background.......these are adult amateur leagues played in the summer. There are about 75 teams in the UK split between a few divisions. There are another 75 or so at the college/University level that play in the winter. Both play at a roughly high school level. Almost all are Brits with only a few Americans in the league. It’s a very playable game here.

    Don’t let these NFL games coming to London fool you. The league in Germany is at a much higher level as it is semi-pro. Several ex-college players play in Germany.

    The game is played all over Europe. National teams play each other from time to time as well.

    Taken with my D850/70-200 FL E.

    Pursuit.
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    Nearly a Heisman pose.
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    This guy was a bulldozer all game.
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    Man down.
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    Female left tackle playing with the big boys.
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    Stiff arm followed through to the ground.
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