Retro Footy Topics – Happy Birthday and Remembrance, July 2019

The month July is a month of Summer and on the 20th we can all celebrate 50 years anniversary of the first moon landing. Football was of course an important part of life also back then with newly champions in the league being Leeds United, the FA Cup had seen Manchester City as winnners and…

Focus On: Franz Beckenbauer

Factfile: Full Name: Franz Anton Beckenbauer Position: Defender / Midfield Date of Birth: 11.09.1945 Birthplace: Munich Nation: West Germany Full Caps: 103 Major League Career 1964-77, Bayern Munich, (439/64) 1980-82, Hamburger SV (28/0) NASL 1977-80, New York Cosmos 1983, New York Cosmos More Facts Wikipedia Picture Gallery Pinterest

Focus On: Bobby Charlton

Factfile: Full Name: Robert Charlton Position: Midfield Date of Birth: 11.10.1937 Birthplace: Ashington Nation: England Full Caps: 106 Major League Career 1956-73, Manchester United (606/199) 1974-75, Preston North End (38/8) Links Wikipedia, Pinterest

Focus On: Peter Lorimer

Factfile: Full Name: Peter Patrick Lorimer Position: Midfield Date of Birth: 14.12.1946 Birthplace: Dundee Nation: Scotland Full Caps: 21 Major League Career 1962-79, Leeds United (450/151) 1979-80, York City (29/8) 1983-85, Leeds United (76/17) Links Wikipedia, Pinterest

Focus On: Allan Clarke

Factfile: Full Name: Allan John Clarke Position: Forward Date of Birth: 31.07.1946 Birthplace: Short Heat Nation: England Full Caps: 19 Major League Career 1963-66, Walsall, (72/41) 1966-68, Fulham (86/45) 1968-69, Leicester City (36/12) 1969-78, Leeds United (273/110) 1978-80, Barnsley (47/15) Links Wikipedia, Pinterest