Focus On: Denis Law

Factfile: Full Name: Denis Law Position: Forward Date of Birth: 24.02.1940 Birthplace: Aberdeen Nation: Scotland Full Caps: 55 Major League Career 1956-60, Huddersfield Town (81/16) 1960-61, Manchester City (44/21) 1961-62, Torino (27/10) 1962-73, Manchester United (309/171) 1973-74, Manchester City (24/9) More Facts Wikipedia Photo Gallery Pinterest

Focus On: Rodney Marsh

Factfile: Full Name: Rodney William Marsh Position: Forward Date of Birth: 11.10.1944 Birthplace: Hatfield Nation: England Full Caps: 9 Major League Career 1962-66, Fulham (63/22) 1966-72, Queen Park Rangers (211/106) 1972-76, Manchester City (118/36) 1976-77, Fulham (18/5) NASL 1976-79, Tampa Bay Rowdies (94/48) More Facts Wikipedia Photo Gallery Pinterest

Focus On: Frank Worthington

Factfile: Full Name: Frank Stewart Worthington Position: Forward Date of Birth: 23.11.1948 Birthplace: Halifax Nation: England Full Caps: 8 Major League Career 1966-72, Huddersfield Town (171/41) 1972-77, Leicester City (201/72) 1977-79, Bolton Wanderers (84/35) 1979-82, Birmingham City (75/29) 1982, Leeds United (32/14) 1982-83, Sunderland (19/2) 1983-84, Southampton (34/4) NASL 1979, Philadelphia Fury (21/10) 1981, Tampa…

The Giants, footballers taller than trees, largest men in the game

Not many footballers are 2m in height. You have a few, and a number of them are naturally goalkeepers, but you will find others used in different ways, seen as “specials” in an attempt to win games with headers, or being used as central defenders, with a special focus on balls in the air. Peter…

Focus On: Charlie George

Factfile: Full Name: Charles Frederick George Position: Forward Date of Birth: 10.10.1950 Birthplace: Islington Nation: England Full Caps: 1 Major League Career 1968-75, Arsenal (133/31) 1975-78, Derby County (106/34) 1978-81, Southampton (44/11) NASL 1978, Minnesota Kicks (18/9) More Facts Wikipedia Photo Gallery Pinterest

Focus On: Mike England

Factfile: Full Name: Herold Michael England Position: Defender Date of Birth: 02.12.1941 Birthplace: Holywell, Flintshire Nation: Wales Full Caps: 44 Major League Career 1959-66, Blackburn Rovers (165/21) 1966-75, Tottenham Hotspur (300/14) 1975-76, Cardiff City (40/1) NASL 1975-79, Seattle Sounders (106/6) More Facts Wikipedia Photo Gallery Pinterest

In Focus, Ansu Fati, Barcelona

As the game nurse forward fantastic talent with great ability all over the planet, you get surprised with the pace they are turning up. Barcelona’s 16 year old Ansu Fati is one to really have a look at and at his age, really showing that this is not stopping. When Ansu Fati, Barcelona getting approval…

English football and the odd Swedish bond and love affair!

Long before televised live football from England had it’s say in Swedish homes during a Saturday afternoon, going on for 50 years, influence from the UK were there to see far back in time. We don’t know about pre-world-war happenings and will not dig that down, but from the Olympics in London in 1948, it’s been…