Ben Hardinge is one of our football writers, and a freelance journalist after graduating with a 2:1 in BA (Hons) Sports Journalism. Ben is a huge Pompey fan and regularly plays 11aside and 5aside football, making him a great candidate for our boot testing. He likes football, music and FIFA 11, and wears a size 9 boot. He is currently sporting the Nike T90 Laser III football boots.
The second day of the IBSA World Blind Football Championship, saw Columbia draw 0-0 with Japan, defending champions Argentina lost to a late goal from France, and Brazil took on China in the final game of the day.
A big day for the European teams as Argentina crashed out of the competition as Germany dominated with a 4-0 win over Maradona’s men, whilst European Champions Spain kept to their consistency with a solid 1-0 victory over Paraguay!