The winds of change have blown through Istanbul and spring has taken over. Green leaves have returned to city centre trees, the Bosphorus isnÃ¢ÂÂt looking so gloomy and even the pigeons in Taksim Square are showing as much testosterone as a stag do in Bodrum.
Despite all his computer-enhanced bullet-dodging, Neo bit the dust at the end of The Matrix. His downfall was not in vain, however, as he won out against the nasty, jibing Smith. Cities rejoiced and honoured that had brought back freedom, and his name will live on forever in nerdy sci-fi folklore.
There were several cracking goals this weekend, but none better than the one scored by EvertonÃ¢ÂÂs Diniyar Bilyaletdinov which put his side well on the way to a convincing 3-0 away win over struggling Wolves.
While Liverpool's recent resurgence has largely been credited to Kenny Dalglish, coach Steve Clarke has also played a huge part in the turnaround - Owain Jones learns more about Kenny's right-hand man..