Tag Archives: FA Cup

5 July 1982

Mon Jul V Ws says we can’t have a late start tomorrow even though TVNZ are showing England-Spain As a child, you like decisions to be clear-cut. You want to either like the decision, or to hate it. You don’t … Continue reading

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28 May 1982

Fri May XXVIII Wilson had the whole school in for being noisy in assembly. Spurs won FA Cup 1-0 Hoddle pen 7 mins To be fair to Mr Wilson, he had every right to be peeved. He was the one … Continue reading

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23 May 1982

Sun May XXIII Got up at 2am to watch V Dull FA Cup Final between Spurs + QPR. 1-1 aet. Now I’ll have to watch on Fri Morn to see who wins. Some of you will read this and think … Continue reading

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It Used to be One of the Best Days of the Year

For about ten years of my life, this particular Friday, the second one in May, used to find me beside myself with excitement and anticipation. At school, all of the talk – among the boys, at least – would be … Continue reading

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