Category Archives: football cards

The Art of the Gift Book

The Got, Not Got Football Gift Book is the first big GNG title to appear on Conker Editions. It’s brand new out – our very own vintage catalogue, designed both as a tribute our mums’ glossy mail-order catalogue from the … Continue reading

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The Got, Not Got Football Gift Book: now available for pre-order

At last! It’s the big new book from Got, Not Got.  Available everywhere from September, now’s the time to make sure you’re the first kid on your street to get a copy – author signed and dedicated to you, with … Continue reading

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Glove Story

Are you, or have you ever been, a goalkeeper? Do you dream of pulling on a quilted green or Dayglo orange football shirt? Does it make you sigh, just thinking about enormous latex gloves – or of diving in muddy … Continue reading

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Hastily repainted football cards – Topps

In pre-Photoshop days how did football card producers cover up the fact that they didn’t have a photo of a football player in his new club’s kit? At Topps, they got the paintbox out, and hoped we wouldn’t notice. We … Continue reading

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