Sa'di, also a favourite son
of Qadhafi, acts as Libya's ambassador to the world of football.
And next came brave Horatius, Who had held a bridge alone; An act carried out a thousand times, By the Greek Gods' favourite son
Hutomo 'Tommy' Mandala Putra, the favourite son
of former Indonesian President Suharto attends the first day of his trial for murder
Then he throws down this challenge to his readers: "I have a favourite son
and I'm not ashamed to admit it.
But what a tribute to our favourite son
LADIES' DAY erupted into rapture as Ascot's favourite son
Frankie Dettori stole the limelight with a fifth Gold Cup triumph on Colour Vision.
CORDOBA'S favourite son
Angel Cabrera will get a hero's welcome when he tees off as Skybet's 9-4 favourite in the Abierto del Centro on the Challenge Tour today, writes Steve Palmer.
Scarf-waving Toon fans illuminated St James' Park as Tyneside bade an emotional farewell to their favourite son
THIS week in 1978, country music lost a favourite son
with the death of Big Ivan McConville from county Down.
The Godolphin winner, offspring of their favourite son
Dubai Millennium, came to the racecourse with a tall reputation which he lived up to with a commanding performance.
IN JULY, 2001, a specially commissioned, eightfoot tall, bronze statue of Desperate Dan (and faithful pet pooch, Dawg) was unveiled in Dundee High Street; proving that Cactusville's favourite son
has his spiritual home in the North East of Scotland.
The city's own 'Shamrock Express' will put his fierce reputation on the line against Dublin's favourite son
Collins, 'The Celtic Warrior', over eight bouts at the Olympia.
Scored on his home debut v Wimbledon, 205 more followed for the Toon's favourite son
He's the nation's favourite son
- but he's also Everton's favourite son
another final-round flop from Sussex's favourite son
on Sunday and Evans