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Archive for April 12th, 2017

The Wild West Cup Final Replay

Prompted by yesterday’s parody narrative about the great Don Revie Leeds United side, I’ve just had an engaging trip down memory lane with an old friend. The amiable interaction commenced following his musings about the uncompromising nature of the 1970 FA Cup Final replay at Old Trafford, Manchester. A match that involving the gladiators of the Leeds who I wrote fondly about yesterday, who stood against a Chelsea team who were ‘ready to rumble’ after being outplayed in the […]

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