Tag Archives: holland

Your favourite shirts – ‘Shirt Tales’ competition result

We asked you to name your favourite ever football shirt to be in the hat for a grand prize of a copy of our latest book: ‘Shirt Tales & Short Stories.’… This is what you chose – scroll down to … Continue reading

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The Quest for the Coolest Football Sticker Ever – Future Managers Special!

The grand Got, Not Got quest for the coolest football card/sticker of all time gets back into gear for the new season with four top-drawer entries featuring modern-day football managers looking weirdly somehow younger.  Thanks go out to Martin Fletcher @lucem_22 for Tweeting … Continue reading

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A Sunday lunchtime eBay trawl GOLD special….

In celebration of Super Saturday’s Olympic medal haul we present you with nothing but GOLD… ‘Got, Not Got’ presses it’s collective nose up against the shop window in awe… We have to admit that we are very tempted by this … Continue reading

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Final Fun at the Euros: Are Spain the best side ever?

That is the question the football world is asking after last night’s 4-0 demolition of Italy in the Euro 2012 final… Better than Hungary in the 50s? Better than Brazil 1970? Better than Holland’s Total Football? Better than Maradona’s Argentina? … Continue reading

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Fun at the Euros: Pressing Record

Thank goodness I no longer feel the need to record every bit of every game of every football tournament… There stands nine solid hours of Euro 88… England’s misery and Holland’s joy and everything inbetween. And how much of this … Continue reading

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Fun at the Euros: That Holland Kit

More evidence that the European Championships are a bit odd… Remember that sort of fish scale/arrow flights pattern Holland shirt from the Germany 88 tournament? Although it came from Adidas’s experimental era and was a bit bizarre, the players that … Continue reading

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Lego World Cup – Check out our new art installation at the Tate *

Expressing World Cup Finals in the form of Lego in our Art Installation at the Tate Gallery… * This isn’t actually true, we’d hate you to go down there and be disappointed. 1966… 1970… 1974… 1978… 1982… 1986… We can … Continue reading

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