This is not about Stuart Pearce attending a Sex Pistols reunion concert during Euro ’96 or about Johnny Rotten. This is about a couple of punk musicians that also have links to football via their music.
Love it or hate it, football in the summer of 1990 was everywhere and even infecting our music.
A football and musical celebration of Liverpool winning the Premier League*
There’s a band in France who love their football and music. They’ve sung about a legendary player for their local team – and for another who used to run out for Man Utd…
There was a period when the Scotia national team were at the top* of their game. They were the most successful* of the home nation sides in the mid to late 1970’s.
You’ve listened to the songs on here, now’s your chance to buy a book and marvel at the single covers…
Stealing and slightly misusing that line from the Manilow song to introduce our next subject – Tony Hiller.
You’ve never heard of him, but he was the greatest football song writers of all time…
What does a classical cellist, a rock musical composer and an East London football club have in common….?
All hail to you Jeff Astle. A legend at West Brom and in football history. Sing for us, Jeff.