• Around the time Cup Finals were first shown on the TV and the towers were erected overlooking our back garden with the lawn striped and manicured just like Wembley Stadium, the Chief Scout would be watching from the 6th or 7th storey as I tried to keep the ball within the central midfield area away […]
  • …. and I saunter into the bar of The Anchor quarter of an hour before the kick-off, order a pint of their finest lager and head for my favourite chair. It’s not there – it’s taken, stolen, occupied by a middle class type in a polo-shirt with his horizontally-striped buddies and they’re watching the Rugby! […]