Rebellion has just shared the news;
“Go football crazy with British comics’ comedy master – buy Ken Reid’s Football Funnies: The First Half now!
The first time that many of these uproarious strips have been reprinted, Football Funnies collects silly scores and chucklesome kick-offs from the imagination of one of Britain’s greatest cartoonists.
Out in time for the new season, these hiliarious new collection from ther Treasury of British Comics is ideal for nostalgists and young readers alike, packed with sporting side-splitters from a golden age of football.
Featuring strips drawn for Scorcher and Score between 1970 and 1972, inside Football Funnies you’ll meet:
- ‘Hugh Fowler‘ – The Man who HATES Football – watch as his attempts to stop kids enjoying the beautiful game blow up in his face!
- Duggie Dribble is the eternal ‘Sub‘, always on the sidelines – but every week he devises a fiendish plan to get back in the game!
- Think your team’s manager is rubbish? Wait till you meet ‘Manager Matt’, a clowning satire on mean and incompetent managers that any football fan should recognise!
- And then settle down to watch the pointless pundits of ‘Football Forum’, who just don’t know what they’re talking about – with hilarious consequences!
This fantastic collection is out now – don’t score an own goal, buy it today!