Speaking to the Gatling Gun: An “interview” with George Hilsdon

GAME OF THE PEOPLE has been able to access some archive material from a lesser-known newspaper from the early 20th century. From a series of spotlight articles, we have been able to produce an interview with Chelsea and England centre forward George Hilsdon. It has been written in the modern style as if GOTP had […]

Forget JT and Ferdinand, number six Bobby Moore was the man

When I was young, my mother used to threaten me with emotional blackmailing along the lines of “You’ll miss me when I’m gone” in order to get her own way. Naturally, most children, of any age, miss their parents when they’ve shuffled off the mortal coil, but much can be said for the dear departed […]

West Ham won the World Cup….now they can win at the Olympics

At long last, the political and logistical wrangling is over and it’s a little clearer; West Ham United are favourities to move to the Olympic Stadium. This will be good news for West Ham and equally positive for the Olympic legacy. Everyone who attended London 2012 will be glad that the site of the capital’s great achievement will […]