Decked out in a Manchester United kit he stole from Action Man, this evil Mintex football-and-war
doll figure was clearly a nasty piece of work – quite possibly related to Captain Black the Mysteron double agent out of Captain Scarlet. But what about Johnny Goalgetter – another Action Man rip-off who could actually kick a ball – with his sick telltale hypodermic syringe sticking into his bottom…
Just say no, kids; but look out for more slightly sinister toys, TV anchormen and tumbleweed terracing in The Lost World of Football and Got, Not Got: The Lost World of Manchester United. Both out now.
Click links above to check out first 15 or so pages of each….