Linus Lind

About Linus Lind

Linus lives in Uppsala, Sweden and attended his first FC United-match in 2009. He then called his father back home to say that "This is what real english football culture sounds like". Ever since then FC United has been a progressively growing drug and Linus is trying his best to spread the word of the "FC United way" both in Sweden and internationally.

Rochdale – FC United remembered (a story about emotions)

Numerous studies have shown that the most vivid memories we have tend to be of emotional events. For instance, I can hardly remember what I had for dinner a few days back or where I left my keys just moments ago, but I will always remember where I was when I heard that the Twin Towers had been attacked or when I heard that my uncle had become seriously ill in another country far, far away. It’s not only that we remember that the event occured – the events themselves are likely to be recalled more often and with more clarity and detail than neutral events. We remember not only where we were, but also lots of other small details. A strong emotional response thus heightens memory retention. Now why am I talking about emotions and memory on a blog about FC United?

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Bring your own ball – a new FCUM review show!

Fantastic news! A new FCUM review show has been launched by fcumtv!

Bring your own ball is the name of the show. In this first edition Andrew Lindsay hosts the show and he is joined by FCUM Radio’s Swampy and FCUM TV’s Roy Williamson to discus the opening month of the season and other club related issues.

This month’s edition featured:

  • Match highlights and reviews
  • Co-owner commentaries
  • Interview with Marginson about the start of the season and the new signings
  • News about the ground development
  • Discussion about the upcoming FA fixture against Chorley

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