From the end of the
Second World War to 2016, Wales had only ever qualified for one major football
tournament. But in the early part of this decade a charismatic young manager,
Gary Speed, took over the reins of a brilliant, youthful side and gave the
nation hope. Tragically, he took his own life just as they seemed on the cusp
of finally looking to qualify. Speed’s best friend Chris Coleman took his place
but struggled badly as he, the team and the country tried to come to terms with
the enormity of their grief.
Two years later and
they had done it. In a group containing some of Europe’s heavyweights they
finally qualified for the 2016 European Championship Finals. But what would
happen when they got there? In what became the global sporting story of the
summer, little Wales shook the footballing world to its very foundations.
Don’t Take Me Home isn't just the
story of the smallest country in the history of the game getting to the final
rounds of a major tournament, it's the story of a whole country and it's
people, for so long left in the shadows, finally finding their place in the
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