There really is nothing worse than seeing the end credits of the final Match of the Day of the season knowing you have to wait weeks before the beautiful game returns. As painful life experiences go it rates up there with catching yourself in your zip, paying tax and having to go shoe shopping with your significant other.
But don’t panic footballing friends, just because the season is over it doesn’t mean the good times have to end. If the Premier/Championship/Football League/Conference season has left you adrift in a see of Saturday afternoon shopping and weekend TV mediocrity then it could be time to get the lads together and let your own football skilz do the talking in some brilliant mash-ups that are a tribute to the greatest game known to man.
Play With A Legend
Live out your boyhood sporting dreams by sharing the pitch and a post match pint with one of your footballing heroes. Read more…
Crazier than Luiz Suarez at an all you can eat buffet, Bubble Football is the funniest version of the beautiful game ever! Read more…
We’ve taken the world’s greatest outdoor game and teamed it with something that involves standing near the bar. You’re welcome.
Two of the world’s greatest games combine for an afternoon of sporting action and superb lad banter. It’s game on! Read more…
Go behind the scenes at some of Europe’s greatest football cathedrals. A chance to walk in the footsteps of footballing giants. Read more…
10 of the Greatest Footballing Quotes Ever
“Football is a simple game: 22 men chase a ball for 90 minutes and at the end, the Germans win.”
“Some people believe football is a matter of life and death. I am very disappointed with that attitude. I can assure you it is much, much more important than that.”
– Bill Shankly
After finding out one of his players was concussed and didn’t know who he was…
“That’s great, tell him he’s Pelé and get him back on.”
“I fell in love with football as I would later fall in love with women: suddenly, uncritically, giving no thought to the pain it would bring.”
“If you’re not sure what to do with the ball, just pop it in the net and we’ll discuss your options afterwards.”
Bill Shankly to Ian St John
“The game is about glory. It’s about doing things in style, with a flourish, about going out and beating the other lot, not waiting for them to die of boredom.”
“It’s not about the name on the back of the jersey, it’s about the badge on the front.”
“At the end of this game, the European Cup will be only six feet away from you, and you’ll not even able to touch it if we lose. And for many of you, that will be the closest you will ever get. Don’t you dare come back in here without giving your all.”
Sir Alex Ferguson
“I came to Nantes two years ago and it’s much the same today, except that it’s totally different.”
“I wouldn’t say I was the best manager in the business. But I was in the top one.”