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It’s a Big Weekend for Manchester City Folklore

Big news for City fans. Getting presented with the Premier League trophy will be a cause for modest celebration this weekend. Plus Gary James’s long-awaited new book, Manchester City Folklore: What Every Blue Needs to Know is now available to pre-order in a special … Continue reading

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Fully Programmed – Festive Director’s Cut

There was one spread we couldn’t fit into ‘Fully Programmed: The Lost World of Football Programmes’ and now is as good a time as any to show it to you… [Click on the image to view large size] So here … Continue reading

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GOAL – “The World’s Greatest Soccer Weekly”

Modestly subtitled ‘The World’s Greatest Soccer Weekly’, Goal launched on 16 August 1968, with a right posh do at the Savoy with dolly birds and everything… Its distinctive covers, with a bright yellow title on a red background and circular … Continue reading

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Saturday morning trip to the petrol station…

… not as good as when you used to go with your Dad and get a football freebie. Despite plummeting fuel prices there is no substitute for one of these beauties… Brighten up January with a couple of these… They … Continue reading

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Giz a Review!

If you have bought any of our books via Amazon then you qualify to write a review… So put your Barry Norman hat on and tell us what you thought. Here’s a good-un… By N. M. Richards on 9 Sep … Continue reading

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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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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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‘Got, Not Got: Manchester City’ competition winner…!

A signed copy of ‘Got, Not Got: The Lost World of Manchester City’ has been won by [drum roll]… Darren Page… Who got these answers right… a)      Ken Mulhearn b)      Bobby Owen c)       Ian Bowyer d)      Jeff Johnson e)      Barney … Continue reading

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Win a copy of ‘Got, Not Got: Manchester City’ in our competition

A signed copy of ‘Got, Not Got: The Lost World of Manchester City’ is up for grabs in our new competition… All you have to do is name the ten City players on these stickers and the winning entry will … Continue reading

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Congratulations Manchester City…

Well done on winning the Premier League for the second time in three years… And even more good news! The latest in our club series ‘Got, Not Got: The Lost World of Manchester City’ will be available in the next … Continue reading

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