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Banter with Barber

St. George’s day, 23rd April 2012. Me & the big fella are off to Wembley for a chat with the FA’s historian David Barber. Who? I hear you cry, although he’s not what you would call a ‘household name’ to … Continue reading

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(Mince) Pie-Filler.. 10. Xmas & New Year Round-Up

No cup footy to be had for us over the holidays so we looked in on a couple of local league games. Ramsbottom United v Bacup Borough in the North West Counties league on Boxing Day and then Ashton United … Continue reading

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Step 3.. Trafford v Northwich Victoria

The day starts with me & the big fella having this mad argument about the little white lines marked on every pitch we’ve seen. it’s marked on both sides of each goal between the penalty area & the corner flag, … Continue reading

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Step 2.. Trafford v Cheadle Town

It’s the preliminary round of the FA Cup today and as promised we’re off to Trafford for step 2 of our cup run. I’m told there’s another team that play in Trafford somewhere but it must be some sort of … Continue reading

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Step 1.. Chadderton v Cheadle Town

Friday night, the eve of our epic journey and i’m on the wireless! I get invited to BBC Radio Manchester’s Friday night sports show so i can punt the facebook & blog address! yeah i know what your saying ” … Continue reading

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Intro

So here’s the plan… Me (Tony 1 Leg) & Johnny the Rhino are going to Wembley next year for the F.A. Cup Final and we’re not arsed who gets there!  Some of you may know us from the Droylsden FC … Continue reading

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