Kicking off a UK and Ireland publicity campaign, join a film screening and Q&A with the director Michael Andersen, at the Hammersmith London Irish Cultural Centre on Friday 28th June. Start time 2000, tickets £8. Bringing Patrick O’Connell To Life. A Great figure in football, colourful character, captain of Ireland and Manchester United, holder of the British transfer record. Managed Real Betis to La Liga in 1935. Is credited as the ‘Saviour of Barca’ from bankruptcy and Franco from 1936. He spent his last days destitute in London. Buried in Kensal Green cemetery, in an unmarked grave, until recently rediscovered. Highlighting the negligent attitude of wealthy football authorities and TV companies towards the welfare of older, former players, to this day, eg Stanley Bowles #dementiainfootball #negligenceinfootball https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/don-patricio-followed-by-qa-…
YOUTUBE.COM Don Patricio O'Connell (Trailer English) During the height of the Spanish Civil War, rumours abound that General Franco will go to any lengths to get rid of FC Barcelona. This is the story of the Ir...
Reassuring Warning: There are no upsetting pitchside bloodily sacrificed goat scenes in this post.
Learnt his trade 1988/89 Besiktas loan season 22 years old 24 apps 14 goals Check his outstanding 2nd goal on 3:47: the lightening turn, the hard to tackle dribbling skills,the centre -half scaring pace and power we came to love so well at Loftus Road is all embryonically there!
His next game in W12 xmas 1989 was a brace in the 4-2 battering of the Scum:
My All-Time Hero, outrageously branded by IQ-lacking know-nothing lobotomised twitter twot trolls 'Evil Tottenham Les' really should be made a Free Man of the borough and given the keys to Hammersmith and Fulham IMHO and Barandon Walk W11 - where he was brought up by his St Lucian single Mum - in the Rotten Borough of Ken & C***sea should be renamed Les Ferdinand Walk and whatever happens in the next decade he should have a job for life at HQ.
HE CAN DO NO WRONG IN MY PARTISAN W11 EYES.
The DoF is doing a krap job is he? The LFW down under constant harping critic Hooparoo I think - (have I the user name right? If not,apologies) - avers that vile untrue scapegoat-searching calumny nonsense in post after post since the disasterous shyte mainly McLaren enabled season start. "OH DO FAR KOFF!" as Harry H Corbett might say On average only 25% of buys of any manager/DoF are a success. See Clive Whittingham's excellent revealing honest 2016 interview with our man.
We're always refining this list over the years but just who are
The Top 10 most hated Anti-QPR journos and why,LFWers?
Just 2 names for you: Dick Menace Sunday Express Norwich fan who criticised our facilities in TheStandard so much so that QPR inside staffer Jim Frayling wanted to fight him. Shaun Custis of The Sun who exclusively revealed on the front page a week before the verdict in FaurlinGate that QPR would be docked 15 points.
Who remembers Gregor on the Ellerslie/Upper Loft border holding the Pompey 6.57 crew invaders off on his todd?
Never knew about this Metropolitan Police film he starred in as an amateur playing someone like himself non-pro actor He played Terry leader of the gang; the Met Police trying to scare teen juvenile delinquents straight. Note the green bottles only black kid Danny John-Jules is the cat from Red Dwarf.
Dig the incredible on location scenes of Isaac Newton school, Frestonia scrapyard and wasteland,Portobello, Westway, Trellick,Brook Green, King Street Woolies,Holland Park station,Latchmere House borstal Richmond etcetera