A love letter to Newcastle’s greatest team and why the Subbuteo team is a classic

Clubs are usually judged by their greatest teams, by the players who thrilled and entertained while donning the club’s shirt. Brazil’s stunning football of 1970 will forever be etched in ...

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You can play Subbuteo while drinking beer in a brewery

Subbuteo can be a social game. Clubs can be set up with just three players, forums are filled with discussion on collectables and the collector’s fairs are usually packed with ...

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Frustrations of a modern day Subbuteo collector

For all collectors of Subbuteo, there are pros and cons of the modern age. eBay can be a fantastic outlet to find those old teams, but is also plagued by ...

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Incredible one-off 1970 Subbuteo Savoy Hotel display is listed for sale

An incredible piece of Subbuteo history has been listed on eBay – but the price might make even the most ardant collectors wince. A one-off Subbuteo display used at the ...

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Why the Subbuteo League Cup trophy is the one everybody wants

The Carabao Cup kicks off this week after a farce of a first year under the sponsorship of the Thai drinks company. A draw that failed to be streamed live ...

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How the MLS could save Subbuteo’s ghost teams

Subbuteo has not always kept the numbering system of its 800-plus teams tidy. The reference numbers were used for the first sets of Subbuteo to denote kit colours and it ...

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Subbuteo.Online is featured in the Daily Record in Scotland

Last week I made a video depicting Celtic’s Lisbon Lions beating Inter in the 1967 European Cup final using Subbuteo. I did a quick write up of the game and ...

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Subbuteo La Leggenda Platinum Edition launched for historic international heavyweight teams

There will be 80 new Subbuteo teams launched from this month (August) based on the best national teams in history. A new Subbuteo team launch is an exciting thing for ...

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The best Subbuteo sets to buy on eBay – and how to avoid the bad deals

Subbuteo fans like to trawl eBay for the best bargains around. As interest in the game rises and more collectors join the fray we’ve inevitably seen priced rocket on eBay ...

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Watch the Lisbon Lions beat Inter Milan in 1967 – Subbuteo Histories

 In 1967 Celtic reached the final of the European Cup for the first time, giving them a chance to become the first British team to win the tournament. In ...

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