Manchester United, and The F.A. Youth Cup.

Originally posted on The Football Archive. Written By Richard Fenton.:
An original Hallmarked Silver Plaque awarded to Shay Brennan of Manchester United after United Youth team beat West Bromwich Albion in the two legged final in 1955. Introduction. As everyone knows Manchester United have such a rich history of youth football.? It’s something that the…

Arsenal, From Dial Square to Copenhagen. A History…

The team we know today as Arsenal Football Club, came into being in 1886.  The club was originally formed by the workers of the Royal Arsenal, based in Woolwich on the south bank of the river Thames.  Their first name was Dial Square, soon after they changed their name to Royal Arsenal.  Dial Square wasContinue reading “Arsenal, From Dial Square to Copenhagen. A History…”

Bryan Robson, The Original Captain Marvel. A Tribute.

“This Sheffield United right back was kicking me in one game, giving me a few verbals and it affected me a bit.  I said to Robbo “That right back’s just said he’s going to break my legs”, Robbo said to me “Did he?  You come and play midfield, I’m going to play left wing forContinue reading “Bryan Robson, The Original Captain Marvel. A Tribute.”