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Got, Not Got Newcastle United: First Peek Inside…

Opening up the new Got, Not Got: The Lost World of Newcastle United at random – as a bit of a taster, man lad pet – we hit upon three spreads studded with exotic stars of the 80s, classic Tynebeat … Continue reading

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Favourite Shirts! Tell us yours and win ‘Shirt Tales & Short Stories’

We have a copy of ‘Shirt Tales & Short Stories’ up for grabs in our new competition… All you have to do is email: garysilke@sky.com  and tell us what your all-time favourite football shirt is. You can (ahem) embroider your … Continue reading

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Bukta – Your Feedback…

We thought Bukta had a good reputation among the nation’s football fans and we were right… Edward Buck & Sons was founded in 1879, and produced clothing for soldiers in the Boer and Great Wars… they also kitted out the … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Bukta…

We turn our attention to Bukta, an often overlooked kit manufacturer who seem to be quite popular with supporters of clubs that they have kitted out… Edward Buck & Sons was founded in 1879 and provided clothing for the military … Continue reading

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The Outrageous Optimism of August – Express Soccer Special 77

Leicester City’s season died on Wednesday night at Blackpool, like a frostbitten mouse in a drainpipe.  Can it really only be eight months ago that we played Real Madrid in a full-to-the-brim, sun-drenched King Power Stadium with our shiny new … Continue reading

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Airfix Footballers: you try painting Adidas stripes on someone 2 inches tall…

Here is a selection of some of Gary’s handpainted Airfix figures some of which were featured in ‘Got, Not Got’… If you want to see your team featured next time then e-mail: garysilke@sky.com and ask nicely… Arsenal Birmingham City Burnley … Continue reading

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WANTED! You as a Kid in your 60s, 70s, 80s football kit…

We want to feature YOU in ‘Got Not Got 2’, so send us your poseur photos from the 60s, 70s, 80s, and early 90s in your beloved football kits….  “Muuum… Muuuum… take it now.” and send it to us at: garysilke@sky.com with your … Continue reading

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