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24 Things Everyone Who Played Football As A Kid Will Remember

Next goal wins.

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4. You'd often be forced to think outside the box.

RT if you used your bikes as goalposts when played 3&in down the park @timlovejoy

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RT if you used your bikes as goalposts when played 3&in down the park @timlovejoy

12:25 PM - 29 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

7. When your ball would go into the neighbour's garden and they wouldn't give it back.

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8. These were the best boots money could buy.

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12. But outside of school you didn't even need a ball.

Tennis balls and empty bottles are acceptable alternatives when a proper football is not available #FootballAsAKid

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Tennis balls and empty bottles are acceptable alternatives when a proper football is not available #FootballAsAKid

5:50 PM - 02 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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16. Playing rush keepers.

When you're playing rush goalie and the other team are on the counter-attack. #FootballAsAKid

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When you're playing rush goalie and the other team are on the counter-attack. #FootballAsAKid

10:06 PM - 24 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

19. How there was always that one Full Kit Wanker.

Ladies and gentlemen, the lifetime achievement award for being the biggest wanker in full kit goes to... @piersmorgan

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Ladies and gentlemen, the lifetime achievement award for being the biggest wanker in full kit goes to... @piersmorgan

1:00 PM - 20 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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22. When the owner of the ball would storm off in a huff.

When the owner of the ball got pissed off and went home #FootballAsAKid

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When the owner of the ball got pissed off and went home #FootballAsAKid

4:23 PM - 13 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

24. And finally the feeling of euphoria when you scored the winner when it's "next goal wins".

When you score the winning goal at the end of Break/Lunch #SecondarySchoolMemories

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When you score the winning goal at the end of Break/Lunch #SecondarySchoolMemories

6:35 PM - 27 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite