The Lazy Listicle: 10 iconic European Stadiums

WHEN I was a kid, I used to read the International Football Book, a strange tome that was edited by the man who went on to form Charisma Records. In the back of the book, there was a list of all the major international teams’ records for the year, listing their line-ups in a chart that indicated each player’s position – G, RB, LB and … Continue reading The Lazy Listicle: 10 iconic European Stadiums

Beneath the floorboards…a poignant reminder of Munich ‘58

OLD STAN was a Manchester United supporter dating back to the second world war. He had seen United at Maine Road when football resumed and, like many others, threw his cap in the air at Wembley in 1948 as Matt Busby’s team won the FA Cup. He had been thrilled by the Best-Law-Charlton era at Old Trafford and he wept as United won the European … Continue reading Beneath the floorboards…a poignant reminder of Munich ‘58