THE HALF DECENT FOOTBALL MAGAZINE

invincible1112 February ~ It seems a bit fate-tempty – to fall in with the contemporary vogue for instant adjective creation – to call your football team the Invincible Eleven before they have even kicked a ball. Rather like introducing a conversational sally with the words “There’s a really funny story about that”, or telling a 70s DJ that you hitchhiked to the Top of the Pops studio and do not have a place to stay tonight. The image is of a palm tree listing gently in the warm breeze, underneath which are a wheelbarrow full of balls, a pick and a shovel. Read more

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