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Geordie-exile
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Re: leeds united

Postby Geordie-exile » Sat 01 Apr, 2017 7:23 pm

volvojack wroteColonThats so true Black Prince.
Some of us of a certain age will remember Don Revies frantic bid to sign Alan Ball only to have him rejected after a Medical revealed a hole in the heart condition. (Turned out it was only a Polo Mint in his Pyjama breast pocket)


Wasn't that Asa Hartford?
There is enough sadness in life without having fellows like Gussie Fink-Nottle going about in sea boots.
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Re: leeds united

Postby tyke bhoy » Sat 01 Apr, 2017 8:23 pm

Yes Geordie Exile it was WBA and Scotland player Asa Hartford
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Re: leeds united

Postby volvojack » Sat 01 Apr, 2017 8:59 pm

You are 100% correct, its my mind playing me up. It was rumoured Don Revie was meeting one of Alan Balls relatives on the Penines where i understand brown envelopes change hands when he was at Blackpool but in the long run Bally went to Everton.
United certainly missed a couple of good 'uns.

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