Monthly Archives: November 2012

Astroturf – dig it up…

Plastic turf is right up there alongside a punch on the nose for wearing the wrong coloured scarf when it comes to disappeared football stuff we’re actually pleased to see the back of…. How I hated going up to Oldham, … Continue reading

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Hurray for the Punful Programme Ad!

In these days of slick and clever marketing campaigns it seems that there is no room left for the simple pun in today’s football programme advert…  Here are some of our favourites from decades that have slipped by… Sunderland – … Continue reading

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Even more photos of 80s matches that are a bit rubbish…

Another dip into the 1980s crappy snappy world of pre-digital photography… Join us once more on the bench outside Boots and share our disappoinment… aww. The City Ground, Nottingham Forest. Somewhere behind that big red fence, other people’s heads and … Continue reading

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More photos of 80s matches that are a bit rubbish…

More disappointment via the viewfinder of our happy snappy crappy 80s cameras… “It looked much better on the day…” The Hawthorns, West Bromwich Albion. I’m not even in the ground yet and I’m already snapping away.  Sadly, due to the … Continue reading

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Your photos of 80s matches that are a bit rubbish…

Have you got any photos that you took of 80s matches that are a bit rubbish? We have… quite a few. In these giddy days of digital photography you can have a quick check, see if they are rubbish, and … Continue reading

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Classic Reebok Ads – Bringing the Stars down a peg or two…

In 1997 and 1998 Reebok ran an advertising campaign that may have been considered a little risky… It showed Premier League superstars doing the mundane jobs that the everyday Joe might have to put up with to earn a crust. … Continue reading

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Appearing on a Football Sticker – how to do it…

If we have learned anything from this blog it is this…  If you want to muscle your way into a football sticker you have to hang around near the tunnel… That is how this little firm of Cov kids managed … Continue reading

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