Tag Archives: Archie Gemmill

The Lost World of Football: C is for Charity Shield

Continuing our series of extracts from ‘The Lost World of Football’ (which is ‘brilliant’… if you believe the first published review in Sport mag!) Since 1908 the Charity Shield had been treated like a mixed metaphor of dog’s dinner and … Continue reading

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The old-school ‘action replay’ – bring back goal diagrams with arrows and dots!

Long before the age of Youtube or even the ubiquitous video recorder, there was no easy way to replay golden goals from the past – you just had to wait for them to be reshown on Football Focus, which could … Continue reading

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