Capture the history and greatest moments of Middlesbrough through the newspapers, as written at the time.
Starting with coverage of Middlesbrough promotion to Division 1 in 1927, this book charts a glorious history of great games and League and Cup titles through the decades of the 20th century.
Top stories include the 10-3 win over Sheffield Wed in 1933, the 9-2 win over Blackpool in 1938, and 5-1 win over Arsenal in 1980, coverage of the FA Cup Final in 1997, Coca Cola Cup final in 1998 and of course winning the Carling Cup in 2004. Read about Wilf Mannion's move to Hull in 1954 after 18 years at Middlesbrough, Brian Clough's debut in 1955, the appointment of Jack Charlton as Manager in 1973 and much much more.
Total pages: 142.
The book opens with a front page montage of famous Middlesbrough players surrounding your own personalised label containing the recipient's name and greetings.
Relive those glorious moments of a favourite sport or team captured in newsprint.
From the early 20th century to the recent past, each book affords a unique perspective on your team or sport's colourful history. They are not written by someone looking back in time, but by reporters who witnessed the games and events as they unfolded and in a language of the time.
The books were launched in 2003/4 and they have grown from an average of 60 - 70 pages to 120 - 170 as we have updated them at the end of each season.
Each book measures 38 x 30cm and is bound in a 3 different presentations:
- Grey Value Editions.
- Beautiful black leatherette binder gold embossed with the chosen Football team or sport and, as an option, the recipient's name. Personalised certificate available at no extra charge.
- Leather Editions (choice of 3 colours: red, blue or black):
1. Middlesbrough Football History Newspaper Book - Grey Value edition
[Order to the UK, Europe or the ROW] -- £39.99 (¥5626)
2. Middlesbrough Football History Newspaper Book - Black Premium edition
[Order to the UK, Europe or the ROW] -- £44.99 (¥6330)
3. Middlesbrough Football History Newspaper Book - Leather edition (red, black or blue)
[Order to the UK, Europe or the ROW] -- £59.99 (¥8440)
Under £30.00 (¥4221)