Football

Hillsborough

Something I wrote a few years ago………….. Here is my memories and thoughts of one of the darkest days in footballs long history. It was April 15th. I had left …

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Because of Boxing Day

I thought I’d do a little research into the fabled “Boxing Day” that is often sung about by fans of East Anglia’s top two clubs:- Hark now hear the Ipswich …

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FA Cup Final Day

Written on the eve of the 2011 FA cup final My first memories of an FA cup final was Man Utd v Liverpool back in 1977 with all 3 goals …

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The Magic of the Cup

Written about 2011/2012 When I was a kid the FA cup final day was an event. A whole day spent in front of the telly flicking between Grandstand and World …

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ITFC Win the UEFA Cup

It all started with a game against Aris Salonika who were Greek, cheating dirty bastards if you ask me, we won the game 5-1 with Sir John Wark getting 4 …

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ITFC Win the FA Cup

1978 saw the mighty Ipswich Town Football Club take on Arsenal in one of the most one sided cup finals of all time. The day started with me sitting on …

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Local Side

This article first appeared on The Suffolk Sports Forum August 7th 2010 Is supporting your local side now considered an old fashioned concept? Until a comparatively few years ago most …

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World Cup? No Thanks…..

First published on The Suffolk Sports Forum on July 9th 2010 Some have dubbed it the greatest show on earth. I certainly haven’t. For some reason I struggled to get …

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ITFC – A 2nd division side

This article was written in 2012 shortly after the arrival of Mick McCarthy as boss of ITFC Having been an Ipswich Town fan all my life I have seen a …

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