061 – 1949 Flamengo

A couple of magazine articles from 1949 today. Firstly a piece by Laurie Scott in Tit-Bits (dtd 01/04/1949) and then some on our tour match v Flamengo in Brazil (from Sports 10/06/1949 and Sports Reporter (18/07/1949) which was marred by fighting. As usual the English press got all high and mighty about foreign football, but possibly with some cause this time!


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3 responses to “061 – 1949 Flamengo

  1. Flamengo fan here. Your tears are delicious. Please visit us again.

  2. Maya Panika

    Oh, wow! Laurie Scott was my uncle. I have a lot of his stuff, but I’ve never seen the Tit Bits piece before. The cartoon is priceless! Thank you for posting this.

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