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« Reply #2445 on: Monday, February 11, 2019, 18:20:57 »

John H Haynes OBE, the creator of the Haynes Manual

If Yeovil hang on for next season then a trip to Haynes Museum at Sparkford could be a fitting tribute...

https://www.haynesmotormuseum.com/
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« Reply #2446 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 10:46:56 »

If Yeovil hang on for next season then a trip to Haynes Museum at Sparkford could be a fitting tribute...

https://www.haynesmotormuseum.com/
I live 20 miles from there and used to live 5 miles from there yet I still have never been there, when there is something interesting near to your abode you often overlook it.
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« Reply #2447 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 10:58:59 »

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« Reply #2448 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 11:01:22 »

Gordon Banks

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« Reply #2449 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 11:02:26 »

Gordon Banks
aged 81 - RIp.
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« Reply #2450 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 11:03:56 »

Just saw that about Banksie, was a bit too young to see him play but the man was an Englsih football legend. RIP.
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« Reply #2451 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 11:33:06 »

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« Reply #2452 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 11:34:41 »

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Bobby Moore will have someone to take shots at.
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« Reply #2453 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 13:05:01 »

Gordon Banks played against us once, for Chesterfield in 1959.
I wonder if those who were at the CG that day thought that the young keeper would one day be a WC winner.

A shame as well that a fair few of the WC winning team, for whatever reasons, had to sell their medals.

RIP.
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« Reply #2454 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 13:06:03 »

We would have had none of that Cat nonsense at Everton the other week if Gordon had been in goal...



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« Reply #2455 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 13:14:06 »

RIP Gordon Banks. England’s best ever keeper. Seemed a really decent bloke too.
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« Reply #2456 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 13:19:58 »

Gordon Banks played against us once, for Chesterfield in 1959.
I wonder if those who were at the CG that day thought that the young keeper would one day be a WC winner.

A shame as well that a fair few of the WC winning team, for whatever reasons, had to sell their medals.

RIP.
I only saw him play once, in charity game for  at the County Ground in 1982 a game he played with a certain George Best, Don Rogers, Mick Channon, Mike Sumerbee, John Francombe, Ian Botham and Viv Richards.

Even with one eye and being in his mid 40s he still made a few excellent saves when he came on.
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« Reply #2457 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 13:34:41 »

Gordon Banks played against us once, for Chesterfield in 1959.
I wonder if those who were at the CG that day thought that the young keeper would one day be a WC winner.

A shame as well that a fair few of the WC winning team, for whatever reasons, had to sell their medals.

RIP.

Think only one of the WC winners never played v Town at the CG.....  Hmmm
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« Reply #2458 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 13:52:06 »

Think only one of the WC winners never played v Town at the CG.....  Hmmm

George Cohen.

Three of them graced the CG carpet in Jan 67.

The only one I saw was Alan Ball in 1980.
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« Reply #2459 on: Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 14:03:39 »

George Cohen.

Three of them graced the CG carpet in Jan 67.

The only one I saw was Alan Ball in 1980.
I saw Ball, Moore and Peters play against us and Banks in a charity game. But being only 4 months old when they won the world cup obviously they were all in their final season or 2 of playing.
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