Month: March 2024

Birmingham City v Aston Villa, 1984

Birmingham City welcomed neighbours Aston Villa to St Andrew’s at the end of March 1984 with manager Ron Saunders the central figure. Villa’s league form had been in decline since winning the title under Saunders in 1980/81, their first league championship for 71 years (and their last to date). However after Saunders’ dramatic departure in…

By Paul W March 31, 2024 0

North American Players in the Football League 1978-92 – Appendix  

An overview of the North American footballers to have played in the Football League between 1978 and 1992.  Canada  Don Ferguson  Born: 02.01.1963 Toronto  Football League Career: Wrexham (1986) – 20 appearances  International Career: Canada (1986-89) 3 caps  * Craig Forrest  Born: 20.09.1967 Coquitlam, British Columbia  Football League Career: Ipswich Town (1985-97) – 263 appearances;…

By Paul W March 1, 2024 0