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Obscure Football Reference of the Day

This is a bit late due to the smurfman watching the street via the CBC website these days… The night after Becky goes out on her night of revenge, she tells Steve that she spent the night with Steven Gerrard … Continue reading

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Obscure Football Reference of the Day

The other day in the butcher shop Graeme tried to offer David the right hand of friendship, asking David to ‘not make me John Terry to your Wayne Bridge.’ What Graeme is referring to is the awkward love triangle between … Continue reading

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Obscure Football Reference of the Day

Reference was made last episode in the cab office to Cheryl Cole, a pop singer and model who became infamous as one the WAG’s of the abysmal English Football team from the 2006 World Cup, who was the wife of … Continue reading

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Obscure Football Reference Of The Day

The other day Tyrone, Ryan and Kev made mention that they were going to watch Escape To Victory, a classic B movie starring Sylvester Stallone, Michael Caine, Max von Sydow, and Pele, of all people. The basic premise is the … Continue reading

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Obscure Football Reference Of The Day

When Maria, Helen and Barry were getting ready to leave for Ireland, she pulled a blue shirt of a bag of clothes destined for the charity shop. Maria holds it to her nose, and says she can still smell Liam. … Continue reading

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Obscure Football Reference Of The Day

When Claire was talking about sending Josh to a football camp, she mentioned that the camp was endorsed by Ryan Giggs OBE, one of the all time great Manchester United footballers. Giggs has played his entire professional career for the … Continue reading

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Obscure Football Reference Of The Day

In The Rovers Jesse and Eileen are discussing significant events from the 1988, the year when he left home. (I think) One of the highlights Jesse mentions is the Marco Van Basten goal against Russia in the European Championships.

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Obscure Football Reference Of The Day

Liam made a comment about Man U v. Accrington Stanley during the paintball match the other day. Man U everyone knows of course, but Accrington Stanley were for many decades one of the all time crap teams before they evetually … Continue reading

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Obscure Football Reference Of The Day

When the girls go into the swank restaurant with the dreamy waiter, one of the girls mentions that ‘Wayne and Coleen’ are known to frequent that establishment. Wayne Rooney is one of the big stars for Manchester United (formerly of … Continue reading

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Obscure Football Reference Of The Day

When Jason was on the phone with Sarah talking about her relationship with an Italian, he hoped that she had not been involved with a ‘Gattuso’. Jason is talking about Gennaro Gattuso, long time player for AC Milan and the … Continue reading

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