Monday, 23 April 2012

Escape to Victory

Combining football with a war film, that's genius!  There is one film (loosely) based on football that, for me, stands out above the rest; Escape to Victory.  Not only does it have Michael Caine and Sly Stallone, it also has real footballers!  Bobby Moore, Ossie Ardiles, Pele and John Wark (!!!???!!! what???????).  

Here's a trailer to the film if you haven't seen it 

"Escape to victory; you've never seen anything like it"



watch the best bits here

Sunday, 15 April 2012

The Euro Project - Part 4

You know when you get to that point when it suddenly becomes a bit of a chore? Well it's got to that point now.  Thank goodness I've only got a few left to do!

Here's the next 4 teams for the Euro 2012 competition.





Sunday, 1 April 2012

The Euro 2012 project - part 3

I haven't done much painting throughout the past month; I've been far too busy winning the double in my local subbuteo league (league and cup!)

I realised I'm only about half way through painting up the required teams, so I've had a bit of a mad flick of the paintbrush to try and get a few more teams done before our tournament at the end of May.

Here's how they've turned out