Jose Torres: a white Portugal No.9 international jersey, short-sleeved, embroidered badge. This jersey was gained as a swap after England's final match in the so-called 'Little World Cup' in Brazil in the summer of 1964.

The game was played in Sao Paulo on 4th June and ended as a 1-1 draw. Torres was sent off in this game for mishandling the referee during a dispute over a decision.

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Cordoba Kicker Table football. H. 85 x 163.5 x 139 cm. Probably made in the 1960/70s.

Wooden construction, stained red, green/white linoleum, chrome-plated tubular steel. Figurines of cast aluminium, polychromatic paint, rubber. Marked: Badge: FUTBOL IN UK (...) BIRKENHEAD MERSEYSIDE.

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Queens Park Rangers FC: a Merchant Navy prisoner-of-war tapestry dated 1942-43, bearing the Merchant Navy crest and inscribed QUEENS P. RANGERS, 1942-43, LEAGUE, WINNERS, CUP, FINALISTS, framed & glazed, 45 by 41cm., 17 3/4 by 16in.

This tapestry was made by Merchant Navy seamen at Milag Nord POW camp. They formed two teams, Newcastle United and QPR, and played each other regularly to keep spirits up. They even played a 'Cup final' every year. This continued for a period of four years.

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A UEFA plaque, in the form of a glazed ceramic roundel of the UEFA crest, mounted on a wooden backboard with a plaque inscribed 1954-1979, 25 YEARS UEFA, TO THE FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION, 40 by 30cm., 15 3/4 by 12in.

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'Eddie' Magill: a green Northern Ireland No.2 international jersey, short-sleeved, white v-neck collar, embroidered badge.

This Northern Ireland 1963 Bukta Match Worn Home Shirt was gained as a swap by Maurice Norman from 'Eddie' Magill of Arsenal following the match at Wembley on 20th November 1963. This was the 8-3 game.

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A trophy shield for the Scotland v France international played in Paris 23rd May 1948, the silvered metal shield set with enamel French and Scottish flags and rampant red lion, inscribed with match details, mounted on a wooden backboard with easel support, height 11.5cm., 4 1/2in. France won this international 3-0.

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