Well folks it is time for the third and final part of this ‘thrilling’ look back at the 1997/98 Dundee United squad. If you weren’t already depressed after hearing Tuesday’s news regarding Thompson’s shares then please feel free to read on as we look at some ridiculously good talent that we used to have at […]
After the very ‘wordy’ first part it is probably best to just fire straight in to this 1997/98 United squad. To begin with let’s look at the Goalkeepers and Defenders. Goalkeepers What can you say about Sieb Dijkstra that hasn’t already been said? I mean Sports Interactive did spell his second name wrong but I […]
I haven’t always been a football addict. Anyone who knows me understands that my life is very much dominated by the beautiful game but it hasn’t always been like this. Don’t get me wrong, I always enjoyed football growing up but I never truly obsessed about it until the 1997/98 season. The point of this […]
I know what you are thinking, “was there even a ‘Part One’?” Yes. Yes there was. Just like all good multi-part blog posts I have waited three and a half years to write a follow-up to this much-loved original (you’ll just have to take my word on the “much-loved” bit). If you were a fan […]
I stumbled across the excellent photo series last night. It features the Royal Antwerp v Club Brugge match played a few weeks ago. The game finished 2-2 after Brugge scored twice in the last six minutes to secure a point. The photos were taken by Mats Palinckx who is based in Antwerp.
Before we move on to the top 5 kits of 2017/18 I think it is important to point out that many of these kits belong to some smaller brands that have been working incredibly hard to get noticed over the past few years. For me, Macron in particular have produced some fantastic strips in recent […]
I’m a bit of a football kit anorak. I own more football tops than the average 30 something and I definitely do not have the physique to pull them off. There is a large basket of kits that sits in our spare room and in it there are strips that I have probably only worn […]