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I've just been reading back through these posts and suddenly had a feeling of nostalgia.....most of us posters must be of around the same vintage....wouldn't it have been great to have been in a pub in Boslem, having a couple of beers and reminiscing like this. It would undoubtedly have got louder and louder as everyone laughed and told these stories remembering these days. If only......

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my lasting memory of john was him diving headfirst towards the bycars goal through  a pile of defenders, scoring a header and (i think) having his nose broken and been splattered in blood after a defenders boot followed through, brave, grafter,team player. very sad news. rip johnny thanks for the memories.😔  

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2 hours ago, CAVALIER said:

Some legends on there, sadly several no longer with us. 
Who’s the guy between Johnny Flowers and Bob Mountford? The only one I can’t place. 
Shows you how much the game has changed. We had a manager and trainer and that was it. Nowadays there’s loads. 

Thats Geoff Hallmark from Clayton, classy midfielder who suffered quite a bad injury, never made it under Gordon Lees muck and bullets style of play, he retired from football at an early age and joined the Police force.

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On 10/02/2021 at 18:40, sinnott2spinnit said:

Ken, you are correct in saying that Owd Sage had a scarf baring the players names on it, a black and white one, and to be honest, the stitching wasn’t the best in the world.

Must have been something like mine from the same period!

 

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