Football Programmes

Lot 1461:
Australia. Rugby Union World Cup Winners 1999. An Australia gold and green rugby shirt by Reebok with 'Australia Rugby Union' and 'Wallabies 100 Years 1899-1999' emblems to chest. Signed to the chest by thirty one members of the Australia World Cup squad. Signatures include Eales, Roff, Paul, Gregan, Larkham, Foley etc. Originally given to the late Paul Russell. Unidentified name handwritten to label. Framed and glazed, overall 36"x46". Very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Australia beat France 35-12 in the final played at the Millenium Stadium, Cardiff, 6th November 1999
Lot 1462:
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'Football. The Rugby Union Game'. Rev. F. Marshall. First edition, London 1892. Original blue cloth with gilt titles to cover and spine. Presentation copy with dedication to J.H. Murray, Hon. Secretary, Swinton Football Club. Wear to covers, slight breaking to internal hinges, otherwise in good condition. Sold with 'Rugby- The Game' by Ompax. First edition, Glasgow 1927. Original brown cloth, titles on paper labels to front cover and spine. Spine label detached but retained. VG
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 1463:
Lot 1463
Welsh rugby greats biographies and autobiographies. Three titles, each signed by the featured player. Titles are 'Number 8', Mervyn Davies 1977. 'JPR Given the Breaks. My Life in Rugby', J.P.R. Williams 2006. 'Barry John. The King', Barry John 2000. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1464:
Lot 1464
Welsh rugby greats. Three titles, each signed by the subject. Titles are 'Price of Wales', Graham Price 1984. 'Gerald Davies. An Autobiography' 1979. 'Shane. My Story', Shane Williams 2008. Sold with six further titles relating to Welsh rugby, one signed 'Decade of the Dragon', John Taylor 1980, signed 'JT' etc. Qty 9. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1465:
Lot 1465
The Rugby Football Annual 1914/15-1939/40. Run of this rarer annual for 1914/15 (second year of issue), 1923/24, 1926/27-1939/40 (23rd and final year of issue). Issues for 1914/15, 1926/27, 1927/28, 1928/29, 1929/30 and 1930/31 in original pale blue paper wrappers, the 1923/24, 1931/32-1937/38 in original boards, the 1938/39 and 1939/40 with beige cloth and blue spines). Some age toning to the boards of the 1923/24 and 1931/32 editions, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 16. Sold with an almost complete run of The Playfair Rugby Football Annual from 1948/49-1972/73, lacking the 1959/60. All large issue. Qty 24. Good condition
Estimate: £200/300
The Rugby Football Annual was founded by Charles Marriott in 1913 and ran for twenty three issues to 1939-40 and was the primary reference for rugby in this period
Lot 1466:
Lot 1466
'Rothmans Rugby Yearbook'. 1972 to 1988/89 plus 1999/2000. Run of hardback editions for 1972 (first year of issue), 1975/76, and 1977/78-1988/89. Also soft cover issues for 1972, 1973/74, 1975/76, 1978/79, 1979/80, and 1981/82-1999/2000. Sold with the 'Rothmans Rugby League Yearbook' for 1982/83 in soft covers. Qty 60 in three boxes. Some duplication. Odd faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1467:
Lot 1467
Signed rugby books. 'The Barbarians. The Official History of the Barbarian Football Club', Nigel Starmer-Smith, London 1977. Sixteen signatures to the front endpaper including David Duckham, Gerald Davies, Cliff Morgan, Geoff Windsor-Lewis, Micky Steele-Bodger etc. Also signed by Harry Walker (England & Barbarians 1947-1948). 'The Book of English International Rugby 1871-1982), John Griffiths, London 1982. Signed to front endpaper by Harry Walker. Qty 2. Good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1468:
Lot 1468
Rugby in Wales 1911. Selection of three original 'Great Western Railways' printed paper handbills advertising travel to watch 'Wales v England' at Cardiff 11th March 1911, Cardiff v Bristol at Cardiff 4th February 1911, and Swansea v Barbarians at Swansea 13th April 1911. All issued from Paddington Station. Some faults, generally in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1469:
Lot 1469
Rugby in Gloucestershire and Bristol 1911. Original 'Great Western Railways' printed poster advertising travel to watch Gloucestershire v Somerset at Bristol 22nd November 1902. Also an original printed paper handbills for Newport v Bristol at Bristol 15th November 1902. Both issued from Paddington Station. Some splitting to folds of the poster, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1470:
Lot 1470
Rugby World Cup 2003. Collection of twenty eight official programmes for the tournament held in Australia from 10th October to the 22nd November 2003 including the semi-finals and Final, Australia v England. Programmes numbers 1-15, 17-25, 45 (2 copies), 46 and 48. VG
Estimate: £30/50
England won the World Cup 20-17 with Johnny Wilkinson kicking four penalties and the historic drop goal in the last minute to win the World Cup for England
Lot 1471:
Lot 1471
England v Wales international match programmes and tickets 1954-2006. Twenty three official match programmes for matches played at Twickenham, each with a corresponding original match ticket. Programmes and tickets are for matches played in 1954, 1958, 1962, 1964, 1968, 1970, 1972, 1974, 1978, 1980 (2 programmes each with a different ticket), 1982, 1984, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004 and 2006. Also an England v New Zealand programme and ticket, Twickenham 24th November 1979. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1472:
Lot 1472
England v South Africa rugby union programmes 1952-2006. Approximately fifty official match programmes for full internationals. Programmes are for matches played at Twickenham 1952 (3 copies), 1961 (7), 1969 (6), 1992 (2), 1995 (6), 1997 (4), 1998 (7), 2000 (3), 2001 (3), 2004 (2) and 2006 (2). Also away programmes for South Africa v England, Port Elizabeth 2nd June 1984, and Newlands 4th July 1998 (2 copies). Also programmes for England 'B' v South Africa, Bristol 7th November 1992, and South Africa 'A' v England, Hoffe Park 31st May 1994. G
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1473:
Lot 1473
'Scottish Rugby Memories 1934-1939' and '1946-1950'. Two hardbound limited editions of programmes for International matches 1934-1939 and 1946-1950. R.W. Forsyth. February 1945 and February 1951. The Scotland programmes are as officially issued, all away programmes have been mocked up in matching style. Slight breaking to page block with tape repair and slight wear to covers to the 1934-1939, the 1946-1950 in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1474:
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Scotland international rugby union programmes 1955-2009. Fifty two official match programmes for home and away international matches. Matches include home internationals and Test matches. Murrayfield matches include v France 11th January 1958 (covers detached), v Wales 7th February 1959, v Wales 11th February 1961(front cover detached, lacking rear cover), v Wales 6th February 1965, v South Africa 6th December 1969, v New Zealand 12th November 1983, v Australia 8th December 1984, v Australia 19th November 1988 etc. England v Scotland matches at Twickenham include 19th March 1955, 18th March 1961,16th March 1963, 18th March 1967, 15th March 1969 etc. Odd duplication. Also an official match ticket for Scotland v Wales, Murrayfield 8th March 2003. Some wear to earlier programmes, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1475:
Lot 1475
British Lions tour to Australia and New Zealand 1966. Three official programmes for matches played at Lancaster Park, Christchurch. Matches are v New Zealand Universities, 22nd June 1966, v Canterbury 23rd July 1966, and the third Test v New Zealand 27th August 1966. Scores annotated to front cover of two programmes, light folds, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
The All Blacks won all four of the Test matches in the 1966 series
Lot 1476:
Lot 1476
Scotland v England international rugby programmes 1953-1999. Three red folders comprising a collection of forty four official match programmes for matches played at Murrayfield and Twickenham. All programmes are signed or multi signed by players who took part in the respective match, with the exception of the 1955 and 1957 Twickenham programmes. Over three hundred and thirty signatures in total. England signatures include Lewis (1953), Risman (1959), Philips, Sharp (1960), Sharp, Rogers (1961), Sharp (1962), Weston, Rogers (1963), Philips, Rogers, Ford (1964), Horton, Richards, Rogers (1965) etc. Scotland signatures include Brown (1964, 1965, 1969 & 1970), McLaughlan (1969, 1972), McGeechan (1974), Morgan 1975 etc. Odd minor faults to earlier programmes, overall in good/ very good condition. Sold with a good quantity of unsigned official programmes for Scotland home and away internationals 1930s onwards. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1477:
Lot 1477
Wales international rugby union programmes 1950 onwards. Two boxes comprising a comprehensive selection of Welsh international programmes, the majority with original match tickets. Programmes include complete sets of official match programmes for the Grand Slam winning seasons of 1950, 1952, 1971, 1976 and 1978, also 2008 (2 programmes) and 2012 (3). Also programmes for Triple Crown winning seasons of 1965 (2), 1969 (2), 1977 (3 plus one duplicate), 1979 (3) and 1988 (4). Also international home matches for the period v New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, Romania, Japan etc. Good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1478:
Lot 1478
Signed Wales international programmes 1948-1986. Ten home programmes and one away for Wales internationals, all signed or multi signed. Programmes include Wales v France, Swansea, 21st February 1948 (7 signatures), v England, Cardiff Arms Park, 15th January 1949 (5), v England, Swansea, 20th January 1951 (6), v England, Cardiff, 17th January 1953 (10), v Ireland, Swansea, 14th March 1953 (9) etc. Earlier signatures include Tanner, Cleaver, Williams, Anthony, Manfield etc. including Williams, Matthews, Cale, Gwilliam etc. including Thomas, Jones, Matthews, Robins etc. Also Barry John, J.P.R. Williams, Phil Bennett etc. Qty 11. Good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1479:
Lot 1479
Welsh Rugby Union Challenge Cup Final programmes. A complete set of thirty two official match programmes for all finals from 1972 (inaugural season) to 2003, twelve with original match tickets. The 1973 programme signed to the front cover by Tom David and Phil Bennett of Llanelli. Good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Neath won the first Challenge Cup Final in 1972 beating Llanelli 15-9 at Cardiff Arms Park
Lot 1480:
Lot 1480
England Rugby Union tour to Argentina May/ June 1981. A good collection of over seventy original mono press photographs, the majority featuring match action from the two Test matches against Argentina and tour matches against Southern Regions, San Isidro Club (Buenos Aires), Northern Region, Littoral Region etc. Players featured include Bill Beaumont (captain), Mike Rafter, David Trick, John Fidler, Steve Bainbridge, Nick Jeavons, Clive Woodward, Nigel Melville, John Horton etc. 10"x8". Heavy duplication of images. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
The first of the two match Test series ended in a 19-19 draw. England won the second Test 12-6
Lot 1481:
Lot 1481
Welsh Rugby Union 'Probables v Possibles' 1937-1978. Six official match programmes for trials matches played at Cardiff Arms Park on 2nd January 1937, 1st January 1938, 3rd January 1970, 5th January 1974, 3rd January 1976 and 21st January 1978. The 1970, 1976 and 1978 programmes signed by players. Signatures include J.P.R. Williams, Gareth Davies, Alan Phillips, Steve Fenwick, Alex Finlayson, Mike Watkins etc. Some folds and annotations, overall in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1482:
Lot 1482
Cornish rugby union programmes 1930-1958. A collection of official match programmes for the period. County matches include Cornwall v Gloucestershire, Bristol, 11th January 1930 (2 copies). Also five club programmes for Camborne R.F.C. home matches v Redruth 9th November 1936, v Redruth 15th November 1937, v St. Mary's Hospital 16th April 1938, v Cross Keys 29th September 1947, v Capt. Crawshay's XV, 5th April 1950. Fifteen Redruth home match programmes for v Swansea 16th September 1946, v Aberavon 30th September 1947, v Abertillery 14th October 1947, v Maesteg 8th March 1948, v Cross Keys 28th March 1949, v Maesteg 11th April 1949, v Swansea 27th April 1950, v Llanelly [sic] 3rd March 1952, v Mountain Ash 23rd April 1953, v Ebbw Vale 12th April 1958, v Penarth 16th April 1958, v Crosskeys 23rd April 1958, v Welsh Academicals 1st September 1958, v J.M. Williams' Int. XV 8th September 1958, and v Cambridge University 22nd September 1958. Also one programme for Cornwall Grammar Schools v Monmouthshire Grammar Schools played at Redruth 1st April 1950. Wear and rusting to staples to earlier programmes, otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 23
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1483:
Lot 1483
James Frederick 'Fred' Byrne. Moseley and England 1890s. Two original mono studio portrait photographs, one of Fred Byrne, three quarter length wearing and England jersey and cap, the other of Fred with his brother, Francis one other, all three in England jerseys and caps. Framed and glazed, 10"x15" and 11"x14" respectively. Odd surface marks, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Fred Byrne played for and captained Moseley R.F.C. and made seventeen Test appearances for England. He was also a member of the British and Irish Lions tour to South Africa in 1896, being the only England representative in the team. He also played cricket for Warwickshire 1897-1912, captaining the side 1930-1907 and had the distinction of dismissing W.G. Grace twice in a match Warwickshire v London County in 1902
Lot 1484:
Lot 1484
Rugby ties. A good selection of approximately one hundred international, club, county and overseas rugby ties. Clubs include Wasps, Launceston R.F.C., Long Buckby (Northampton), Harrogate R.U.F.C., Broadstreet R.F.C., Nottingham R.F.C., Banbury R.U.F.C. etc. New Zealand clubs include Otago R.F.U., Blues, also Eemland (Holland) etc. Good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1485:
Lot 1485
'Football Punch'. Twenty unused beer bottle labels for 'Football Punch- a splendid Winter drink' c1910. Produced by Duckworth & Co of Manchester and obtained when the factory closed in 2003. VG
Estimate: £20/30
Illustrated in the FIFA Museum collection book, page 252
Lot 1486:
Lot 1486
F.A. Cup Final 1927. The Arsenal v Cardiff City. Official North Grandstand match ticket for the game played at Wembley on 23rd April 1927. Entrance 78. 15/-. Some age toning, light vertical crease, some minor wear to ticket extremities, odd minor foxing marks otherwise in good condition. A rare early match ticket
Estimate: £120/160
Cardiff beat Arsenal in the Final 1-0 with the only goal scored by Ferguson. This is the only time that the F.A. Cup has been won by a team outside England
Lot 1487:
Lot 1487
Charles Buchan's Football Monthly 1953-1960. Almost complete run of loose copies of the magazine from January 1953 to December 1960, lacking issues for June 1953, April, June and December 1958. Odd faults, generally good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Lot 1488:
Lot 1488
Charles Buchan's Football Monthly 1960-1969. Almost complete run of loose copies of the magazine from January 1960 to August 1969, lacking issues for September- November 1961, January 1962, January 1966, June, September- December 1967. Odd faults, generally good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Lot 1489:
Lot 1489
Football magazines 1952-1973. Box comprising a selection of football magazines, books etc. Magazines include 'Raich Carter's Soccer Star', almost complete run of fifty issues from 20th September 1952 to 19th September 1953. 'World Soccer'. Complete run of Vol.1 October 1960 to Vol. 3 September 1963, also Vol. 6 October 1965 to September 1966, plus other odd copies etc. Good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1490:
Lot 1490
Albert Craig. 'Cricket Rhymester' 1898. Portsmouth F.C. Original four page leaflet, three pages of which comprise a poem by Craig titled 'A Dream. In which the gallant "Pompeys" are specially interested. May we live to see the fulfilment thereof'. To verso an advertisement for F.H. Ayres cricket equipment featuring a testimonial by M.A. Noble for the Ayre's bat. Splitting and wear to folds, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
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Denis Compton. 1936-1960s. Scrap album covering Compton's football playing career with Arsenal F.C. and cricket for Middlesex and England. The album is numbered 'Volume III' from a collection of eight scrap albums.. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. In addition to press cuttings the album comprises a good number of original football programmes and 'field of play' cuttings laid down for matches in which Compton played. Complete programmes include Arsenal v Swiss Wanderers, friendly match played at Highbury 21st September 1938. Fulham v Arsenal, Craven Cottage, 26th September 1938, single page programme for Arsenal v Crystal Palace, 'London F.A. Cup' 1st round replay, Highbury[?] 15th October 1938, also the 2nd round match v Queen's Park Rangers, 7th November 1938 (section clipped). London Football Combination v The Central League, Highbury, 14th November 1938. Single page programme for Arsenal v Clapton Orient, London Combination, 30th November 1938 (press cutting overlaid to programme). Watford v Arsenal, Vicarage Road, 9th December 1939. England XI v The Army, Selhurst Park, 20th January 1940, Fulham v Arsenal, Craven Cottage, 2nd March 1940. Brentford v Arsenal, Griffin Park, 6th April 1940. England v Wales, Wembley Stadium, 13th April 1940. Single page official team sheet for Watford v Arsenal, Vicarage Road, 1st March 1941. Single page trimmed programme for Allied Armies XI v The British Army, Stamford Bridge, 15th March 1941. Millwall v Arsenal, 22nd March 1941. Also an original stencil duplicated handwritten cricket team list for Metropolitan Police, St. Johns Wood Station 'War Reserves v Regulars', Lord's 28th September 1939, including Denis and Leslie Compton, Robertson and Price of Middlesex for the Police War Reserve. Other contents include an original wedding invitation to 'Miss I. Rand' for Compton's wedding at St. John's Wood Church, 1st March 1941 etc. Odd faults to some programmes, overall in good condition
Estimate: £100/150
The other seven volumes from which this collection originates is being sold as lot 126 in the autographed cricket ephemera section of this catalogue. The Cricket Society informs the auctioneer that the albums were passed to the Society by G.D. Martineau. There is no evidence to that effect but it is assumed he acquired them during his life.

Gerald Durani Martineau was a prolific cricket writer
Lot 1492:
Lot 1492
F.A. Cup Final 1925. Sheffield United v Cardiff City. Two original mono press photographs, one of the match in play, the other of the trophy being presented by the Duke of York to Gillespies, captain of the winners, Sheffield United. 6.5"x4.75". Good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1493:
Northampton Town v Exeter City, 28th August 1939. Official match programme for the Football League Division 3 South fixture. Lacking centre 'field of play' page otherwise in good condition. Sold with a selection of official match programmes, tickets, press packs etc for European championship qualifying matches, European Champions Cup, friendly internationals, mainly for away matches. Good England and Liverpool interest. G
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1494:
Lot 1494
Nottingham Forest 'F.A. Cup Winners' 1959. Large attractive montage commemorating the Cup win. The montage has a photograph of the team with the cup to centre, window mounted with the signatures of the team on cards/press picture to the outside borders. Eleven signatures include Dwight, Burkitt, McKinlay, Whitefoot, Thomson, Whare, Gray, Imach, Quigley etc. Overall 28"x15". G
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1495:
Lot 1495
'My Life in Football' Denis Law. Ivan Ponting. London 2011. Signed by Law to front end paper. Dustwrapper. VG
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 1496:
Lot 1496
'Harry's Game'. The Autobiography'. Harry Gregg. London 2002. Signed by Gregg to title page. Very good dustwrapper. VG
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 1497:
Lot 1497
'Scoring at Half-time. Adventures on and off the pitch'. George Best. London 2003. Signed to the title page by Best. Dustwrapper. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1498:
Lot 1498
Football League Review 1965/66-1974/75. Box comprising over two hundred issues of the official journal of the Football League for 1965/66 (2 issues), 1966/67 (5), 1967/68 (29), 1968/69 (32), 1969/70 (33), 1970/71 (26), 1971/72 (29), 1972/73 (26), 1973/74 (25) and 1974/75 (7). Very good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 1499:
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Football magazines 1940s-1970s. Three boxes of football magazines for the period. Titles are Charles Buchan's Football Monthly 1950s (20 issues), 1960s (53), Goal 1968-1973 (79), Soccer Star 1963-1970 (37), Shoot! 1977-1978 (51), and World Sports 1949-1970 (39). Odd faults, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1500:
Lot 1500
Football annuals and yearbooks 1970s/2000s. 'Rothmans Football Yearbook' for seasons 1998/99 (2 copies) and 2001/02. 'Sky Sports Yearbook' for 2004/05-2006/07, 2007/08 (2) and 2008/09. 'News of the World Football Annual' for seasons 1976/77, 1989/90, 1991/92 (2), 1993/94, 1994/95, 1996/97, 2001/02-2003/04, 2005/06, 2006/07, and 'Nationwide Football Annual' for 2008/09 and 2009/2010. Good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1501:
Lot 1501
Football boys' annuals 1950s/1990s. Titles include 'Every Boy's Book of Sport', Denis Compton 1951 and 1952, 'The Boy's Book of Soccer for 1959', 'Charles Buchan's Soccer Gift Book', 1967/68, 1968/69 and 1970/71, 'Football Champions' 1968/69, 'Kenneth Wolstenholme's Book of World Soccer' 1969, 'David Coleman's World of Football' 1969 and 1972, 'Jimmy Hill's Football Review' 1974, 'The Topical Times Football Book' 1972/73, 1976-1978, 1981, 1982, 1984 and 1990, 'Shoot Soccer Quiz Book' 1979, 1980 (2 copies) and 1982 etc. Qty 31. Good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1502:
Lot 1502
'Rothmans Football Yearbook'. Hardback editions for 1971/72 (second year of issue, lacking dustwrapper), 1978/79 (3 copies), 1980/81, 1982/83 (3), 1983/84, 1985/86 (2), 1986/87, 1987/88 (2), 1988/89 (2 copies, one lacking dustwrapper), 1990/91, 1992/93, 1995/96, 2000/01 (2), 2003/04, 2004/05 and 2005/06 (2). Also soft cover editions for 1970/71 (first year of issue), 1971/72-1977/78, 1982/83, 1989/90-1991/92, 1993/94, 1994/95, 1996/97 and 1997/98. A few with faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 41
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1503:
Lot 1503
Athletic News Football Annuals. The rare Wartime issued for seasons 1941/42, 1942/43, 1943/44, 1944/45 and 1945/46. Qty 5. Rusting to staples, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1504:
Lot 1504
Bobby Charlton. Manchester United & England. Colour reprint photograph of Charlton in United shirt, crouching with both hands on the football. Signed by Charlton in black ink. 10"x8". G/VG
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 1505:
Lot 1505
Bobby Moore. West Ham United & England. Mono bookplate printed photograph of Bobby Moore playing for West Ham United talking to Tommy Taylor and along side Gordon Hill, referee. Caption at base of image. Signed by Moore in blue ink. 8"x10.5". Good condition. Previously sold by Vennet-Smith auctions in March 2004
Estimate: £80/120
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Manchester United. A white card with Manchester United emblem signed by Christiano Ronaldo, sold with a colour copy photograph of Ronaldo celebrating a goal, 8"x10". Also a colour photograph of the Manchester United team celebrating winning the Premiership c2008, signed by O'Shea, Ferdinand, Carrick, Rooney and Scholes. 10.5"x8". VG
Estimate: £25/35
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Manchester United. Colour photograph of the Manchester United team celebrating winning the Charity Shield c2009. Signed by six of the eight players featured. Players include Giggs, Ferdinand, Carrick, Rooney etc. 12"x8". VG Sold with a colour photograph of Rooney holding the Premiership trophy aloft c2008. Signed by Rooney. 12"x8". VG
Estimate: £30/40
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Liverpool. Colour photograph of Torres, Alonso and Reina standing in the dug out c2007/08. Signed by all three players. Also a colour photograph of Babel standing with Benayoun c2008/09, signed by both players. 10"x8". Qty 2. VG
Estimate: £15/25
Lot 1509:
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Ray Wilkins. A.C. Milan. Colour photograph of Wilkins, head and shoulders wearing A.C. Milan shirt, signed by Wilkins. 8"x10". Plus a colour copy photograph of George Weah in match action, signed by Weah. 12"x8". VG
Estimate: £12/18
Weah was voted World Player of the Year in 1995. He was elected president of Liberia in 2018
Lot 1510:
Lot 1510
England v Scotland 1922-23. A navy blue England international cap presented presumably for the match played at Villa Park, Birmingham on the 8th April 1922. The velvet cap with metallic silver bands to peak and rim of cap with 'EvS' to cap and '1922-23' to peak. Silver metal tassel to top of cap. Heavy wear to lining inside cap. Player unknown. G
Estimate: £200/300
England won the match 1-0
Lot 1511:
Lot 1511
Wales 1932-33. An emerald green Wales international cap presented for matches played against the home nations in the 1932-33 season. Scotland at Edinburgh (2-5), England at Wrexham (0-0) and Ireland at Wrexham (4-1). The velvet cap with gold braided metallic quarters and tassel to cap. 'F.A.W.' and the Welsh Dragon emblem to cap with and '1932-33' to peak. Minor wear to lining inside cap. Player unknown. G
Estimate: £200/300
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Football shirts and scarves. Box comprising a good quantity and selection of replica football shirts and scarves. Teams include Portsmouth, Manchester City, Newcastle United, Arsenal, Liverpool, West Ham, Barcelona, Manchester United, Hull City etc. Good condition. Sold with two albums of football press cuttings c1950s, some signed. Only fair condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1513:
Lot 1513
Edwardian football vesta case c1900. Attractive silver metal vesta case in the shape of a football with ring suspension. Marked 'Association'. Approximately 1.75" diameter. Minor wear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1514:
Lot 1514
Edwardian football vesta case c1900. Attractive brass metal vesta case in the shape of a football with ring suspension. Marked 'Association'. Approximately 1.75" diameter. Plus two other football vesta cases, a silver circular vesta case in the shape of a football with ring suspension. To one side is engraved a large letter 'N' with 'Thanks' in small letters. Hallmarked Birmingham 1910, worn makers marks. Approximately 1.75" diameter. The other a silver case with football image within shield. Birmingham 1908. Some minor wear to all three cases otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1515:
Lot 1515
Alf Ramsey. White card with name printed to lower border signed by World Cup 1966, England Manager, Alf Ramsey. The signature signed in March 1993. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1516:
Lot 1516
Geoff Hurst and Bobby Charlton. Two white cards with name printed to lower border signed by England World Cup 1966 players, Geoff Hurst and Bobby Charlton. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1517:
Lot 1517
Bobby Moore. West Ham United & England. Mono 'Walkerprint' photograph of Bobby Moore kissing the Jules Rimet Trophy at Wembley having won the World Cup in 1966, with Jack Charlton and Geoff Hurst to background. Signed by Hurst in black ink. 6"x8". Slight surface crease otherwise in good condition. Previously sold by Vennet-Smith auctions in March 2004
Estimate: £120/160
Lot 1518:
Lot 1518
England's Heroes. World Cup Victory 1966. large 'Autographed Editions' first day cover depicting the England team with the World Cup. Dated 1st June 1999. Signed by ten members of the England team Stiles, Hunt, Banks, Charlton (R), Charlton (J), Cohen, Wilson, Peters, Hurst and Ball. VG
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1519:
Lot 1519
Alf Ramsey. Typed letter with address 41 Valley Road, Ipswich and dated April 1997, thanking the correspondent for his letter and looking forward to receiving a package before 4th May as he is leaving for a trip to America. Signed in ink by Ramsey. Ramsey died in April 1999
Estimate: £60/90
Lot 1520:
Lot 1520
'1996 World Cup Champions'. Large display comprising a central panel with printed title and players' names, signed in ink by the ten surviving members of the England team who beat West Germany 4-2 in the final. Signatures are Gordon Banks, George Cohen, Jack Charlton, Ray Wilson, Alan Ball, Nobby Stiles, Bobby Charlton, Martin Peter, Roger Hunt and Geoff Hurst. The signature panel is window mounted surrounded by a colour copy photograph of the team and eight mono copy photographs of match action and celebrations. Limited edition no. 754/1966. Framed and glazed, overall 30.5"x22.5". Certificate of authentication to verso. Fading to three signatures, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1521:
Lot 1521
World Cup Sweden 1958. 'Group 1'. Selection of four official programmes from the Group 1 matches played from the 8th to 17th June 1958 at Malmo, Halmstad and Halsingborg and featuring Northern Ireland from the home countries. Programmes are Argentina v Northern Ireland (3-1), Northern Ireland v West Germany (2-2), Czechoslovakia v Argentina (6-1), and Group 1 play off match, Northern Ireland v Czechoslovakia (2-1aet). Odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Lot 1522:
Lot 1522
World Cup Sweden 1958. 'Group 2. Selection of five official programmes from the Group 2 matches played from the 8th to 15th June 1958 at Vasteras, Norrkoping, Orebro and Eskilstuna and featuring Scotland from the home countries. Programmes are Yugoslavia v Scotland (score: 1-1), France v Paraquay (7-3), Yugoslavia v France (3-2), France v Scotland (2-1) and Paraquay v Yugoslavia (3-3). Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 1523:
Lot 1523
World Cup Sweden 1958. 'Group 3. Selection of five official programmes from the Group 3 matches played from the 8th to 17th June 1958 at Sandviken and Solna and featuring Wales from the home countries. Programmes are Sweden v Mexico (score: 3-0), Mexico v Wales (1-1), Sweden v Wales (1-1), Hungary v Mexico (4-0), and the Group 3 play off match, Wales v Hungary (2-1). Odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Lot 1524:
Lot 1524
World Cup Sweden 1958. 'Group 4. Selection of six official programmes from the Group 4 matches played from the 8th to 17th June 1958 Goteborg, Uddevalla and Boras and featuring England from the home countries. Programmes are Brazil v Austria (score: 3-0), England v Russia (2-2), Russia v Austria (2-0), Brazil v England (0-0), England v Austria (2-2), and Brazil v Russia (2-0). Odd faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Lot 1525:
Lot 1525
World Cup 1958. 'Quarter-finals'. Four official programmes for the Quarter-final matches played 19th June 1958 at Goteborg, Norkoping, Solna and Malmo and featuring only Wales and Northern Ireland from the home nations countries. Programmes are Brazil v Wales (score: 1-0), France v Northern Ireland (4-0), Sweden v Russia (2-0) and West Germany v Yugoslavia (1-0). Odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 1526:
Lot 1526
World Cup 1958. 'Semi-finals'. Two official programmes for the Semi-final matches played 24th June 1958 at Solna and Goteborg. Programmes are Brazil v France (Brazil won 5-2 including a Pele hat trick), and Sweden v West Germany (Sweden won 3-1). Odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Lot 1527:
Lot 1527
World Cup 1958. Official programme for the third place play-off match between France and West Germany played in Goteborg on 28th June 1958. Good/ very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
France beat West Germany won the match 6-3 with Just Fontaine scoring four of the goals for France
Lot 1528:
Lot 1528
Brazil v Sweden. World Cup Final 1958. Official programme for the Final played in Stockholm on the 29th June 1958. Good/very good condition. Rare
Estimate: £100/150
Brazil won the Final 5-2 with goals from Pele (2), Vava (2) and Zagallo
Lot 1529:
Lot 1529 Lot 1529
Geoff Hurst. World Cup England 1966. Two World Cup commemorative covers for the 1966 World Cup final, and a 40th Anniversary commemorative cover, all three signed by Geoff Hurst. Sold with two other 1966 covers, unsigned. Qty 5. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1530:
Lot 1530
Arsenal v Sheffield Wednesday. F.A. Cup Final 1993. Official programme for the Final played at Wembley on 15th May 1993. Sold with ticket for the final and for the replay played on the 20th May 1993. G
Estimate: £10/20
Lot 1531:
Lot 1531
England v Hungary 1936. Official programme for the International match played at Highbury on the 2nd December 1936. Light vertical and horizontal folds, rusting to staples, centre pages detached, other odd faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
England beat Hungary 6-2
Lot 1532:
Lot 1532
Liverpool in Europe seasons 1965/66-1981/82. Twenty eight official home and away programmes for matches played by Liverpool. Away programmes include Fairs Cup first round 1st leg v Malmo, 19th September 1967. European Cup semi-final 1st leg, v F.C. Zurich, 6th April 1977. European Cup semi-final 1st leg v Borussia Monchengladbach 29th March 1978. European Cup second round 1st leg v AZ 67 Alkmaar , 21st October 1981 etc. Early home programmes include v Budapest Honved 8th March 1966, v Petrolul Ploesti (Rumania) 28th September 1966, v Ajax 14th December 1966, v Malmo 4th October 1967, v Ferencvaros 9th January 1968 etc. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1533:
Lot 1533
Ipswich Town F.C. 1962/63. Official away programme for the European Champions' Cup preliminary round 1st leg v Floriana (Malta), 18th September 1962. File holes, small tear to one edge of front cover, slight rusting to staples, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
In their first appearance in European competition Ipswich won the away leg 4-1 and the return home leg by a resounding 10-0 to win 14-1 on aggregate
Lot 1534:
Lot 1534
F.A. Cup Final 1955. Manchester City v Newcastle United. Official programme and match ticket for the game played at Wembley on 7th May 1955. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1535:
Lot 1535
F.A. Cup Final 1931. Birmingham City v West Bromwich Albion. Official programme for the Final played at Wembley on 25th April 1931. Some wear with loss to covers, the front cover with small loss to bottom corner and small loss near to the spine of the programme, small loss to edge of rear cover and last internal page, some wear to cover extremities and further staining and marks to both covers, minor corner loss to first internal page otherwise in generally good condition. Rare
Estimate: £150/250
Lot 1536:
Lot 1536
F.A. Cup Final 1927. The Arsenal v Cardiff City. Official programme for the Final played at Wembley on 23rd April 1927. Vertical fold resulting in some wear to front and rear covers, light rusting to staples otherwise in generally good/very good condition. Rare
Estimate: £250/350
Cardiff beat Arsenal in the Final 1-0 with the only goal scored by Ferguson. This is the only time that the F.A. Cup has been won by a team outside England
Lot 1537:
Lot 1537
Football programmes and magazines 1960s onwards. Small box comprising a selection of football programmes including approx. fifty Chelsea home programmes, also youth and amateur internationals, European Cup, friendlies, lower league clubs including Mansfield Town, Plymouth Argyle, Oldham Athletic, Cardiff City, Romford, Grimsby Town etc. Mixed condition
Estimate: £15/25

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