Archive: November 2013 (2 articles)

Survived Munich and was playing again 13 days later – RIP Manchester United legend Bill Foulkes

Posted: 25th November 2013

  Sad news of the death of Manchester United legend centre back Bill Foulkes seen above on the cover of the Charles Buchan’s Soccer Gift Book for 1959/60 attempting to…

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Category: Football - Editorial

Have we got enough half crowns? – The Mills family’s Pay-As-You-Go TV, England’s 1966 World Cup Final victory and the 1960’s boys’ football annuals

Posted: 22nd November 2013

The match is about to start, now have we got enough change? Comedian and lifelong Leyton Orient fan Bob Mills was talking on the radio this morning about how on…

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Category: Football Annuals

Tags: All Stars Football Book, Charles Buchan's Soccer Gift Book, FA Book for Boys, Roy of the Rovers Football Annual, The Boys Book of Soccer, The International Football Book, The Sportsview Book of Soccer