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Welcome to Anfield - The February Fox
Today I walked into the living room to see Tyler and Fox watching a soccer (football) match on television and immediate recognized the red jerseys, remembering that Liverpool FC was playing in the Europa League Final today. While the boys went down to Sevilla, it brought me back to one of my favorite days of our recent trip to Great Britain. We arrived in Liverpool early in the evening, which meant we were able to grab some takeaway fish & chips before settling into the hotel after a long drive from Stirling, Scotland. The city was eerily quiet, except for every pub packed with fans and blasting the announcers of the Liverpool FC v Everton match that was taking place at that time nearby at Anfield. Seeing that energy helped prep us for the next day, which included a full tour of the stadium and pitch. While literally everything went over my head (and most likely went over Tyler’s as well), it was such a unique experience to see this historic sports landmark, especially seeing the stadium full on the television just the night before. We were told about the history of the stadium, the background of the naming of …