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30 years of hope: my life as an ardent Liverpool fan | Football

Hannah Jane Parkinson as a child

I am three years old in the photograph, hugging a plastic, flyaway football. I am seven, arriving tentatively for my first training session at a local girls’ club. I am bounding back to my mother’s car, blowing hot breath on cold hands, beaming, the salt from the artificial turf embedded …

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