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What became of…?
Goalscoring record holder Super Ted

by Richard DJJ Bowdery. It is a date that will live long in the memory of AFC Bournemouth supporters; no, not 27 April 2015 but the 20 November 1971. On that day ‘Super Ted’ MacDougall fired nine of Bournemouth’s 11 […]

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What Became Of..?
The £1 million pound man…

by Richard DJJ Bowdery. Today, a £1m transfer seems like chicken feed and barely causes a ripple among football commentators and fans alike. After all, some Premier League stars earn that amount in a matter of weeks. But back in […]

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What Became Of…? Ron ‘Chopper’ Harris

by Richard DJJ Bowdery. Chelsea’s Ron ‘Chopper’ Harris – along with Tommy Smith, Nobby Stiles, Peter Storey and Norman Hunter, to name but five – belonged to an exclusive club of football’s hard men back in the 60’s and 70’s. […]

Manchester United manager Wilf McGuiness with George Best during a training session in 1970

Classic Shots from Pre-Season Training Featuring the likes of Best, Jennings, McLintock, Auld & Moore

  With the start of the new season on the horizon BOBBY has delved into it’s archives to bring you a random selection of photos from years gone by of footballers preparing for the new campaign. Whilst some approaches were […]

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Whatever Became Of…? Liverpool Legend Tommy Smith

by Richard DJJ Bowdery. According to the late Bill Shankly, Tommy Smith did not possess a birth certificate because he wasn’t born, he was quarried. Obviously a joke but the underlying sentiment was a recognition of Smith as the rock […]

 

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