Under a Blue Moon: Football memories of Manchester City

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Under a Blue Moon: Football memories of Manchester City

Picture: Press Association

The quieter side of Manchester has afforded some good memories in recent years – one was sharing a settee with David Beckham.

Sometime during September 1970, my mum and I were at London’s Heathrow Airport after a five week-long trip to Europe. This included a fortnight spent in Scotland and a few days in that country’s southernmost province, which other people call England. Two years before, I’d discovered that my feet were not just for standing on (or traipsing after mum as she took in one museum and art gallery after another in an attempt to give her nipper a dose of culture) but also for toying with a fitba’. Her Edinburgh-dwelling family already thought I was a gobshite for supporting Glasgow...


 


 


 

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