A group of eight schools' sports medals awarded to the future Tottenham Hotspur footballer Charlie Withers, a gold-mounted silver medal inscribed CHARLES WITHERS, CHAMPION, ATHLETICS, LATYMER LOWER SCHOOL, 1936; three Middlesex Schools Football Association silver medals; a school swimming champion medal named to Withers, and three others.

Sold for £150

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A silver FAW Welsh Cup runners-up medal 1910-11 awarded to a player of Connah's Quay & Shotton. Central design in silver-gilt, inscribed obverse & reverse.

Connah's Quay & Shotton were defeated 6-0 by Wrexham who were playing on their home Racecourse Ground. The medal is uninscribed to an individual player.

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An Italian Football Association 18k continental gold medal commemorating the England v Italy international match played at Tottenham Hotspur 30th November 1949, the obverse with a footballing scene in raised relief, the reverse inscribed FEDERAZIONE ITALIANA GIUOCO CALCIO, RICCORDO DI INGHILTERRA ITALIA, LONDRA, 30 NOVEMBRE 1949; sold with two original Italian newspapers with match coverage.

Sold for £380

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A 1978 UEFA European Cup winner's medal awarded to Phil Neal of Liverpool FC, in yellow metal, the obverse inscribed UEFA, the reverse inscribed COUPE DES CLUBS CHAMPIONS EUROPEENS, 1978, in original case; sold together with a commemorative postal cover, two photographs from the match; and a magazine article.

Provenance: The Phil Neal Collection, Christie's, 13th September 2006

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