This is for all those souls out there, getting withdrawal symptoms at the lack of football available. All right there are the Olympics coming up, but I put it to you, a team without David Beckham in it is a sad excuse for a team. Becks would have given that bit of glamour to a competition that needed it.
The European Championships climaxed with the wonderful, free passing Spanish showing us all how to win and score goals without a striker.
At home Manchester City proved The Beatles right – With money can buy you the Premiership but it can’t buy you love.
Because we all fell in love with a welsh team who football played more like Barcelona than Swansea.
This then is a little reminder of the golden days of Football, players like:
Charles “Charlie” Charles’
Finney “On the wing”
Stan “between the sticks” Hartley
And “Mr. Banjo” with the half time entertainment.
As 1933 Arsenal takes on 1991 Liverpool in glorious ‘Black and White’ thanks to the genius of Harry Enfield.