Tag: News of the World Football Annual (5 articles)

Your essential guide to the clubs, players and results – A brief guide to the Playfair Football Annual

Posted: 17th July 2016

For the 1948/49 season, a new football annual was launched. The Playfair Football Annual was one of a number of different sports annuals published by the newly formed Playfair Books…

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Category: Football Annuals

Tags: News of the World Football Annual, Playfair Cricket Annual, Playfair Football Annual

Football’s Wisden? – A brief guide to the Rothmans Football Yearbook

Posted: 18th February 2015

In the autumn of 1970, a new style of football reference book hit the stands. In his forward to the new Rothmans Football Yearbook 1970/71, FIFA President, Sir Stanley Rous…

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Category: Football Annuals

Tags: Benson and Hedges Cricket Year, Football League Review, John Player Cricket Yearbook, News of the World Football Annual, Rothmans Football Yearbook, Sky Sports Football Yearbook, Wisden Cricketers' Almanack

The popular Victorian football annual still going today – A brief guide to the Athletic News Football Annual

Posted: 26th September 2014

Back at the start, when Queen Victoria was still on the throne, it was called the Athletic News Football Supplement and Club Directory. Nowadays, it’s called the Nationwide Football Annual. In…

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Category: Football Annuals

Tags: Athletic News Cricket Annual, Athletic News Football Annual, Empire News and Sunday Chronicle Football Annual, Nationwide Football Annual, News of the World and Empire News Football Annual, News of the World Football Annual, Sunday Chronicle Football Annual

The longest running football annual in the world – A brief guide to the News of the World Football Annual

Posted: 3rd March 2014

It was the first football annual I owned. A Christmas gift from my parents in 1964. The News of the World and Empire News Football Annual for 1963/64 (see above). As…

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Category: Football Annuals

Tags: Athletic News Football Annual, Empire News and Sunday Chronicle Football Annual, Empire News Football Annual, Nationwide Football Annual, News of the World and Empire News Football Annual, News of the World Football Annual, Sunday Chronicle Football Annual, Sunday Empire News Football Annual, Umpire Football Annual

Pocket sized and packed with information – A brief guide to football annuals – Part 1: The pocket annuals

Posted: 18th November 2012

Let’s begin with a reference book which isn’t a football annual. There’s a good reason. A Football Compendium is an amazing book. A one off work, published in 1995, it has 815…

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Categories: Football, Football Annuals

Tags: All Sports Football Annual, Answers Football Annual, Athletic News Football Annual, Copes Football Annual, Daily Mail Football Guide, Daily Worker Football Annual, Empire News and Sunday Chronicle Football Annual, Empire News Football Annual, Evening Times Wee Red Book, F.A. Carling Premiership Pocket Annual, F.A. Yearbook, Findon's Football Handbook, Littlewoods Football Annual, Nationwide Football Annual, News Chronicle Football Annual, News of the World Football Annual, Nottingham Post Football Guide, Park Drive Book of Football, Playfair Football Annual, Racing and Football Outlook's Football Annual, Sheffield Telegraph Football Guide, Sports Argus Football Annual, Sunday Chronicle Football Annual, Sunday Empire News Football Annual

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