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When Music and Football Collides…

The disparate worlds of football and music should never touch… This is the sort of thing that happens when they do. Send us your examples… If you haven’t got the first ‘Got, Not Got’ yet then please sort yourselves out … Continue reading

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More photos of 80s matches that are a bit rubbish…

More disappointment via the viewfinder of our happy snappy crappy 80s cameras… “It looked much better on the day…” The Hawthorns, West Bromwich Albion. I’m not even in the ground yet and I’m already snapping away.  Sadly, due to the … Continue reading

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Your photos of 80s matches that are a bit rubbish…

Have you got any photos that you took of 80s matches that are a bit rubbish? We have… quite a few. In these giddy days of digital photography you can have a quick check, see if they are rubbish, and … Continue reading

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If GNG did Cup semi-finals – neutral grounds, romance and vintage tickets alert!

“Wembley for hire… should the semis return to neutral grounds?” That was the question we tweeted at the weekend on the back of our ‘FA Cup Semi-Finals at Wembley – Just Wrong’ story, causing a flurry of activity among fans brassed off with the trampling … Continue reading

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Immortality – Being on the front of the Programme…

In the days before saturated TV coverage there were fewer chances of getting your fifteen minutes of fame… Being on the front of the programme was one… My mate Steve made it onto the front of the Leicester City programme in … Continue reading

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Bringing the Crowds Back to Subbuteo

Extract from ‘GOT, NOT GOT – The A-Z of Lost Football Culture, Treasures & Pleasures.’ Out this week… “…….Although accessories such as the dugouts and the ambulance men, the TV tower with mini-Motty, the floodlights and VIP figures (including Queenie … Continue reading

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