Flick of the wrist

Posted: November 7, 2008 in football, Uncategorized

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Ah, this article in The Gaurdian about Paul Willetts’ new book Teenage Flicks brings back memories of epic Subbuteo battles played out on my bedroom floor. Most memorable was the fully-fledged World Cup our office staged during the idle weeks of the national journalists’ strike in 1978. If memory serves me right, Wales beat Brazil in the final … after the Brazilian  goalkeeper got trodden on.

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