Football tat for yesteryear

BTLMChristmas is just around the corner and that means the amount of spurious football tie-ins taking up advertising space is at its height. Beyond The Last Man is a retro football blog that contains original writing, nostalgia, humour and imagery on the global game between 1950s and 1990s. In this post it looks at tenuous merchandising tat of the past, such as the Pelé Watch and the Footballer In Bottle. The Walley Barnes Football Practice Net must be due a comeback fairly soon, though.

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