Football team for grieving dads wins top award
2 monthes ago - By Yahoo Sports
When Rob Allen set up Sands United for dads who have lost children to stillbirth or miscarriage, he had no idea what a huge impact it would have. Just months after their first match - and over a year since Rob lost his baby girl - this group of bereaved fathers in Northampton have won team of the year at the Pride of Sport Awards. The team are also in talks with the charity they're named after, Sands, about rolling out similar clubs across the country. "It was never about awards or accolades," Rob, 32, told Radio 1 Newsbeat. "It was just to get guys together. "But by creating this team...
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