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Footy 40 Years Ago
Real-time tweets from English football 40 years ago. As though Brian Moore had been on Twitter...
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Footy 40 Years Ago 24 Oct 18
As the observant among you will have noticed, life has become too busy to update for a while, what with a Winter of Discontent coming and Jim Callaghan hanging on as PM. Will keep account active in case things change. Thanks to all for your support.
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Footy 40 Years Ago 26 Nov 17
Joe Royle scores all four goals on his debut in a 4-0 win against
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Footy 40 Years Ago 26 Nov 17
Dennis Tueart left) scores the first of his three goals as beat 6-2 at Maine Road. Peter Barnes (right) scores the fifth
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Footy 40 Years Ago 26 Nov 17
Bob Latchford scores a hat-trick as move to one point behind leaders with a 6-0 thrashing of ...
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Footy 40 Years Ago 5 Nov 17
Leaders beaten for only second time this season as 's Trevor Aylott scores only goal at Stamford Bridge
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Footy 40 Years Ago 5 Nov 17
Andy Gray scores twice as win 2-1 at , the champions' first home defeat since March 1976
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Footy 40 Years Ago 15 Oct 17
New player-coach scores hat-trick on debut in 4-1 win v following transfer from
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Footy 40 Years Ago 15 Oct 17
up to second as Jimmy Case scores both goals in 2-1 win at ; meanwhile to third as Andy King scores only goal v
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Footy 40 Years Ago 15 Oct 17
League leaders win big game of the day 2-1 v second-placed as gets the winner
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Footy 40 Years Ago 8 Oct 17
George Graham sent off for second time in 2 weeks but win 2-0 at in Division 2
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Footy 40 Years Ago 8 Oct 17
close gap at top to 1 point with 2-1 win v . Dennis Tueart penalty is winner; Peter Simpson sent off first time in career
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Footy 40 Years Ago 8 Oct 17
stay top of Div 1 with 0-0 draw at . Trevor Brooking challenges Archie Gemmill as Hammers fail to score for third game in row
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Footy 40 Years Ago 4 Oct 17
beaten for the first time in Division 2 this season in 2-0 defeat at , Alan Warboys (pic) getting both goals
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Footy 40 Years Ago 4 Oct 17
2 points clear at top of league as scores all four goals in 4-0 win over ; while are held 0-0 at
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Footy 40 Years Ago 17 Sep 17
Clean sheet on debut by as his team win 2-0 against , goals by Tony Woodcock, John Robertson
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Footy 40 Years Ago 17 Sep 17
Kenny Dalglish scores only goal as win at ; while also remain unbeaten and top on goal diff with 1-1 at (Joe Royle)
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Footy 40 Years Ago 17 Sep 17
Tommy Docherty named manager, six months after sacking by , as winless Derby sack Colin Murphy
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Footy 40 Years Ago 13 Sep 17
winger George Armstrong has joined , managed by ex-Gunners skipper Frank McLintock, for £15,000
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Footy 40 Years Ago 13 Sep 17
Brian Clough spends £250,000 to bring and England keeper to
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Footy 40 Years Ago 10 Sep 17
Sir Alf Ramsey's return to club management sees his team get first points of season in 2-1 win v (Trevor Francis 2)
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