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Profile Tuesday – George Robledo

George Robledo 53.64 Time Vault Soccer Featured image

The first overseas player to become the top goal scorer in the English top division in the 1951-52 season. Having refused to join Newcastle Utd unless they also signed his brother, George Robledo went on to form, arguably, Newcastle’s greatest ever striking partnership alongside Jackie Milburn. Born:        14th April 1926 –  Iquique, Chile    […]

Profile Tuesday – Dave Beasant

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Undeniably underrated but way ahead of his time in English football, Dave Beasant was a key part of the Wimledon side that within 9 years of becoming a Football League team completed an unprecedented four season rise to the top tier of English football. Born:         20 March 1959 –  Willesden, England      […]

Profile Tuesday – Cliff Jones

Cliff Jones Time Vault Soccer tabletop football card game

Considered by most football experts of the day as the best winger in Europe, Cliff Jones was vital to the Spurs 1960-61 double winning team that also went on to lift the FA Cup in 1962 and the European Cup Winners Cup in 1963. Born:        7 February 1935 –  Swansea, Wales        […]

Profile Tuesday – John Radford

John Radford Time Vault Soccer tabletop football card game

Arsenal FC’s fourth all time highest goal scorer behind  Cliff Basten, Thierry Henri and Ian Wright and the clubs youngest ever hat-trick scorer (against Wolves in 1965). John Radford was a powerful, fearless and unselfish forward. Born:        22 February 1947 –  Hemsworth, England                        […]

“Chairman’s Choice” now closed

Arsenal 1971 FA Cup Charlie George goal celebration

“Chairman’s Choice” now closed. Congratulations to Claire Gouge of Suffolk who correctly identified Frank McLintock and the 1971 FA Cup Final, Charlie George 111th minute winning goal celebration. The link? Both Charlie George and John Radford, wearing the No 9 shirt, are in the Time Vault Soccer tabletop card game “Debut 60’s v 70’s” pack… […]

Win a Chairman’s Choice

Time Vault Soccer card game Chairman's Choice 1

Win a “Chairman’s Choice” – With the 1950’s expansion deck nearly complete, be the first to answer the following question to select a player of your choosing to feature in the 1950’s deck (subject to appropriate permissions). Q. What’s the link between Time Vault Soccer and what’s happening in the rest of the photo above? […]

Time Vault Soccer virtual “Golden Boot”.

Steve Perryman Pat Holland Time Vault Soccer

Got a Golden Boot? Want one? We’re working through our press photos and are flummoxed by the unsung Spurs hero on the left. We’ve got Steve Perryman (Tottenham Hostspur) and Pat Holland (West Ham) but who is our mystery hero? Photo taken in Sept 1973. One virtual Time Vault Soccer “Golden Boot” for the first […]