FOOTBALL PICTURE STORY MONTHLY TITLES

(POCKET HOMEPAGE)

Created: June 1st 2005

Updated: December 31st 2016

Below is a list of titles for the Football Picture Story Monthly.

First issue #1 ‘Stark…Mission in Mexico June 1986

Last issue #418 ‘Century of Football’ October 2003

There are still some ‘back cover’ footballers to fill in.

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ISSUE

TITLE

SECOND STORY (Where Applicable)

FOOTBALLER (Back Cover)

MONTH

YEAR

1

STARK... MISSION IN MEXICO

THE REJECT

BRYAN ROBSON

JUNE

1986

2

WE ARE UNITED

(NO END STORY)

DAVID SPEEDIE

JUNE

1986

3

THE 90 MINUTE MAN

(NO END STORY)

PETER BEARDSLEY

JULY

1986

4

WHO RULES VILLA?

COMPUTER F.C.

KERRY DIXON

JULY

1986

5

THE NEARLY MAN

THE WANDERER

ROY AITKEN

AUGUST

1986

6

DEATH MATCH

THAT'S GOT TO BE A GOAL!

MARK LAWRENSON

AUGUST

1986

7

TERROR CITY

(NO END STORY)

GARY LINEKER

SEPTEMBER

1986

8

THE NATURAL

THE IDOL

FRANK McAVENNIE

SEPTEMBER

1986

9

THE INVISIBLE MANAGER

THE SARAPOOKA TIGER

JOHN BARNES

OCTOBER

1986

10

THE CHALLENGE

(NO END STORY)

JIM LEIGHTON

OCTOBER

1986

11

JINX ON CITY

(NO END STORY)

MICHEL PLATINI

NOVEMBER

1986

12

THE DREAM

THE MILLION POUND MISFIT

MARK LILLIS

NOVEMBER

1986

13

THE GOAL RACE

GHOST IN GOAL

ALLY McCOIST

DECEMBER

1986

14

HI-JACK (United Story)

(NO END STORY)

MARTIN HODGE

DECEMBER

1986

15

THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY

(NO END STORY)

KARL-HEINZ RUMMENIGGE

JANUARY

1987

16

CAPTAIN... OR COWARD?

RETURN OF A HERO

CHARLIE NICHOLAS

JANUARY

1987

17

FALLEN STAR

FAMILY AT WAR

TERRY FENWICK

FEBRUARY

1987

18

HOWELL'S WAY

(NO END STORY)

ZBIGNIEW BONIEK

FEBRUARY

1987

19

DIVIDED CITY

(NO END STORY)

PAUL STURROCK

MARCH

1987

20

THE HIT MAN

NO FUTURE IN FOOTBALL

PETER SHILTON

MARCH

1987

21

NO FRIENDS IN FOOTBALL

FAMILY TIES

MAURICE JOHNSTON

APRIL

1987

22

STARK THE DESTROYER

(NO END STORY)

GLENN HODDLE

APRIL

1987

23

FOUR GAMES FROM GLORY (United Story)

(NO END STORY)

STEVE BRUCE

MAY

1987

24

TRAITOR IN THE TEAM

TARGET MAN

JOHN FASHANU

MAY

1987

25

THE ANIMALS

(NO END STORY)

GRAEME SHARP

JUNE

1987

26

THE SORCERER'S APPRENTICE

ROBOT ROVERS

KENNY SANSOM

JUNE

1987

27

THE GOALS NOBODY CHEERED

(NO END STORY)

STEVE SUTTON

JULY

1987

28

GO OUT IN GLORY

SON OF A HERO

KEVIN DRINKELL

JULY

1987

29

THE FEUD

(NO END STORY)

FRANZ CARR

AUGUST

1987

30

THE BACKROOM BOYS

MAL’S ANGELS

GORDON STRACHEN

AUGUST

1987

31

HIGH RISE ROVERS

(NO END STORY)

YANNICK STOPYRA

SEPTEMBER

1987

32

AGAINST ALL ODDS

THE DOUBLE ACT

CYRILLE REGIS

SEPTEMBER

1987

33

THE ASSASSIN

(NO END STORY)

TERRY BUTCHER

OCTOBER

1987

34

THE BROKEN DREAM

LONG-DISTANCE LARRY!

CLIVE ALLEN

OCTOBER

1987

35

NIGHTMARE

(NO END STORY)

PAUL GODDARD

NOVEMBER

1987

36

THE BROTHERS

THE SCOUT

COLIN CLARKE

NOVEMBER

1987

37

VENDETTA

(NO END STORY)

WILLIE MILLER

DECEMBER

1987

38

THE GREATEST PRIZE

THE SWITCH

DIEGO MARADONA

DECEMBER

1987

39

WE WANT FOOTBALL!

(NO END STORY)

NORBERT EDER

JANUARY

1988

40

THE BULLDOG BREED

THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY Scout Story

NIALL QUINN

JANUARY

1988

41

THE BOSS

(NO END STORY)

JOHN BROWN

FEBRUARY

1988

42

THE GOAL RUSH

WHO NEEDS LUCK? (Scout Story)

PAULO FUTRE

FEBRUARY

1988

43

THE RIVALS (United Story)

(NO END STORY)

MIRANDINHA

MARCH

1988

44

THEY SHALL NOT PASS!

FEED THE BEAR

IAN RUSH

MARCH

1988

45

LOCAL HERO

(NO END STORY)

JOHN ROBERTSON

APRIL

1988

46

THE BATTLING BLAKES

THE BIGHEAD

JEAN-MARIE PFAFF

APRIL

1988

47

STARK IN THE SHADOW (Jon Stark)

(NO END STORY)

EMILIO BUTRAGUENO

MAY

1988

48

YESTERDAY'S HERO

MINDER

CHRIS WADDLE

MAY

1988

49

SOCCER REBEL

(NO END STORY)

MICHAEL LAUDRUP

JUNE

1988

50

TWIN TROUBLE

THE MASTER

BRIAN McCLAIR

JUNE

1988

51

THE EXECUTIONER (Jon Stark)

(NO END STORY)

TONY ADAMS

JULY

1988

52

HEADING FOR GLORY

DENNIS THE MENACE

JOSIMAR

JULY

1988

53

RAGS TO RICHES (United Story)

(NO END STORY)

RUUD GULLIT

AUGUST

1988

54

LAST CHANCE FOR GLORY

FOOTBALL'S FOR FUN

ALAN CORK

AUGUST

1988

55

GLORY IN EUROPE

(NO END STORY)

ALESSANDRO ALTOBELLI

SEPTEMBER

1988

56

THE GRUDGE

KING OF SCOTS

ALAN McDONALD

SEPTEMBER

1988

57

RAMMER REEVES

(NO END STORY)

HUGO SANCHEZ

OCTOBER

1988

58

GHOST STRIKER

HOBSON’S CHOICE

PAUL McSTAY

OCTOBER

1988

59

SUPERSTAR (United Story)

(NO END STORY)

SIGGI JONSSON

NOVEMBER

1988

60

THE LOAN RANGER

ONLY A GAME

STEVE McMAHON

NOVEMBER

1988

61

GOALS FOR SURVIVAL (Jon Stark)

(NO END STORY)

MARCO VAN BASTEN

DECEMBER

1988

62

GIANT KILLERS

NEVER SAY DIE

JOE MILLER

DECEMBER

1988

63

THE RETURN OF HIGH RISE ROVERS

(NO END STORY)

GIANLUCA VIALLI

JANUARY

1989

64

IT'S GOALS THAT COUNT

JUNIOR BLUES

NEVILLE SOUTHALL

JANUARY

1989

65

THE GLORY GAME

(NO END STORY)

MARK WALTERS

FEBRUARY

1989

66

CITY AT WAR

HAT-TRICK HEROES

DANNY WILSON

FEBRUARY

1989

67

THE IRON MAN

(NO END STORY)

BERNIE SLAVEN

MARCH

1989

68

FOOTBALL FACTORY

THE HANDYMAN

GARY BANNISTER

MARCH

1989

69

THE GOALDEN BOYS (United Story)

(NO END STORY)

RUDI VOLLER

APRIL

1989

70

BOY FROM BRAZIL

MISSED CHANCE

TONY COTTEE

APRIL

1989

71

FOLLOW A LEGEND

(NO END STORY)

PAUL GASCOIGNE

MAY

1989

72

COWARD ON THE WING

DEBT OF HONOUR

ALAN SMITH

MAY

1989

73

THE GOAL KING

(NO END STORY)

ALAN McINALLY

JUNE

1989

74

OUT OF THE SHADOWS

SUPERFAN

FRANK RIJKAARD

JUNE

1989

75

DAVID AND GOLIATH

(NO END STORY)

GUISEPPE GIANNINI

JULY

1989

76

THE GOALMAKER (United Story)

FATHER AND SON

MARK BRIGHT

JULY

1989

77

KINGS OF THE CITY

(NO END STORY)

STEVE BULL

AUGUST

1989

78

SAINT AND SINNER

TIPPED FOR THE TOP (Scout Story)

MARK HUGHES

AUGUST

1989

79

THE SLEEPING GIANT

(NO END STORY)

RICHARD GOUGH

SEPTEMBER

1989

80

GROGAN'S GLORY

I WANT AWAY!

SIMON MILTON

SEPTEMBER

1989

81

THE MEAN MACHINE

(NO END STORY)

NIGEL CLOUGH

OCTOBER

1989

82

SOCCER SIXES

THE LAST FAREWELL

PAT BONNER

OCTOBER

1989

83

YOUNG BLOOD

(NO END STORY)

MANUEL SANCHIS

NOVEMBER

1989

84

NEVER LOOK BACK!

THAT'S FOOTBALL

JOHN COLLINS

NOVEMBER

1989

85

ROCK-BOTTOM ROVERS

(NO END STORY)

KEVIN SHEEDY

DECEMBER

1989

86

THE BEST OF BRITISH

BLACK MAGIC

DEAN SAUNDERS

DECEMBER

1989

87

CARSON'S CAST-OFFS

(NO END STORY)

NEIL WEBB

JANUARY

1990

88

STARK - TAKES CHARGE (Jon Stark)

PLAY FOR YOUR PRIDE!

GEOVANI

JANUARY

1990

89

BIG BEN

(NO END STORY)

NIGEL WINTERBURN

FEBRUARY

1990

90

PAY THE PENALTY

CHIVERS' LAST CHANCE

STUART PEARCE

FEBRUARY

1990

91

THE WINNERS

(NO END STORY)

DAVID BATTY

MARCH

1990

92

THE IRON FIST

THE LETTER

STEVE NICOL

MARCH

1990

93

STARK - BEHIND THE IRON CURTAIN

(NO END STORY)

GABBIADINI

APRIL

1990

94

HOLLOW VICTORY

BIG OCCASSION

VASILY RATS

APRIL

1990

95

HALL OF FAME

(NO END STORY)

OLAF THON

MAY

1990

96

STARMAKER

WINNERS AND LOSERS

GLENN HYSEN

MAY

1990

97

WORLD CUP WONDER (United Story)

(NO END STORY)

DAVID ROCASTLE

JUNE

1990

98

THE WONDER TEAM

ODD MAN OUT

ROBERT ROSARIO

JUNE

1990

99

THE SET UP (Kline & powell)

(NO END STORY)

JIMMY CASE

JULY

1990

100

THE MASTER (United Story)

(NO END STORY)

TERRY WILSON

JULY

1990

101

HERO

(NO END STORY)

PADDY CONNELLY

AUGUST

1990

102

GUTS AND GLORY

SHOOTING STAR

NIGEL SPINK

AUGUST

1990

103

HIGH RISE ROVERS IN EUROPE

(NO END STORY)

ROY WEGERLE

SEPTEMBER

1990

104

OUTCAST

ENGLAND AT LAST

LEE MARTIN

SEPTEMBER

1990

105

UNITED WE STAND

(NO END STORY)

NIGEL JEMSON & EARL BARRETT

OCTOBER

1990

106

THE BIG TIME

THE BALL BOYS

ANDY THORN & DAVID PLATT

OCTOBER

1990

107

TAYLOR'S TEAM

(NO END STORY)

DAVID THOMPSON & KEVIN RICHARDSON

NOVEMBER

1990

108

THE CLOWN PRINCE

HIGHLAND FLING

BRIAN LAW & RONNIE ROSENTHAL

NOVEMBER

1990

109

BATTLE OF THE GIANTS

(NO END STORY)

WALTER ZENGA

DECEMBER

1990

110

STAR IN THE EAST

GULLIVER'S TRAVELS

CYRILLE MAKANAKY

DECEMBER

1990

111

TIP FOR THE TOP

(NO END STORY)

GILDARDO GOMEZ

JANUARY

1991

112

NUMBER ONE

THE GOALDEN BOOTS

IVAN HASEK & MIKE WINDISCHMANN

JANUARY

1991

113

BACK FROM THE DEAD

(NO END STORY)

STEWART McKIMMIE

FEBRUARY

1991

114

THE HARD MAN

THE HEADMASTER

ADRIAN HEATH

FEBRUARY

1991

115

WINNER TAKES ALL (Kline & Powell)

(NO END STORY)

TONY CASCARINO

MARCH

1991

116

THE ICE MAN

IF YOU CAN'T BEAT 'EM...

JURGEN KLINSMANN

MARCH

1991

117

TUG'S CHALLENGE (United Story)

(NO END STORY)

PAUL PARKER

APRIL

1991

118

FIGHT FOR SURVIVAL

HITTING THE HEADLINES

PAT NEVIN

APRIL

1991

119

THE WEMBLEY WIZARDS

(NO END STORY)

MICK HARFORD

MAY

1991

120

VANISHED GLORY

LOGAN'S RUN

DAVID BYRNE & ANDY THOMPSON

MAY

1991

121

WE ARE UNITED

(NO END STORY)

ANDERS LIMPAR

JUNE

1991

122

THE BEST OF ENEMIES

THE SHUT-OUT KING

BILLY WHITEHURST

JUNE

1991

123

THE WINNING WAY

(NO END STORY)

JOHN SHERIDAN

JULY

1991

124

KING OF THE ROAD

SMILE PLEASE

GARY McALLISTER

JULY

1991

125

THE GLORY DAYS (Kline & Powell)

(NO END STORY)

DAVE BEASANT

AUGUST

1991

126

THE LEGEND

MR. CLEAN

ANDY SINTON

AUGUST

1991

127

THE WINNER

(NO END STORY)

SCOTT SLOAN

SEPTEMBER

1991

128

RELUCTANT HERO

OPPORTUNITY KNOX

PAUL McGRATH & PAUL STEWART

SEPTEMBER

1991

129

CUP MAGIC

(NO END STORY)

PAUL INCE

OCTOBER

1991

130

DIRTY TRICKS

ON THE SPOT

JEAN-PIERRE PAPIN

OCTOBER

1991

131

THE REBEL (United Story)

(NO END STORY)

GARRY PARKER

NOVEMBER

1991

132

THE WEMBLEY DREAM

SCENT OFF!

KARL-HEINZ KORBEL & VLADO KASALO

NOVEMBER

1991

133

THE YOUNG ONES (Kline & Powell)

(NO END STORY)

CARLOS VALDERRAMA

DECEMBER

1991

134

STARK'S CHALLENGE (Jon Stark)

BRACKEN'S BREAK

GARY PALLISTER

DECEMBER

1991

135

THE GLORY HUNTERS (United Story)

(NO END STORY)

NICKY BASSET, GARY CHIVERS & DAVE REGIS

JANUARY

1992

136

ROVERS FOR EVER

OWN-GOAL HANAGAN

DARREN BECKFORD

JANUARY

1992

137

THE LONER

(NO END STORY)

CRAIG LEVEIN

FEBRUARY

1992

138

TRUE BRITS

THE PENALTY KING

ANDY MORRIS & PHIL CHAPPLE

FEBRUARY

1992

139

FINGER OF SUSPICION

(NO END STORY)

IAN OLNEY & NICKY MARKER

MARCH

1992

140

THE HOT SEAT

HEADLINES DON'T SCORE GOALS!

IWAN ROBERTS

MARCH

1992

141

GLORY! GLORY!

(NO END STORY)

NEIL POINTON

APRIL

1992

142

THE KING IS BACK

THE PRESSURE GAME

SCOT GEMMILL

APRIL

1992

143

SHOOT-OUT! (Kline & Powell)

(NO END STORY)

ALAN SHEARER

MAY

1992

144

DREAMS OF GLORY

THE BOO-BOYS

GARY POOLE

MAY

1992

145

UNITED - THE RISE TO GLORY

(NO END STORY)

PAUL MERSON & TREVOR PEAKE

JUNE

1992

146

UNITED NATIONS

BETTER LATE...

RYAN GIGGS

JUNE

1992

147

ALL OR NOTHING (Jon Stark)

(NO END STORY)

PHIL O'DONNELL

JULY

1992

148

ONE GAME WONDER

A DAY TO REMEMBER

STEVE McMANAMAN

JULY

1992

149

THE BOSS MAN

(NO END STORY)

MARK CROSSLEY

AUGUST

1992

150

SECOND CHANCE

THE HOMECOMING

RODNEY WALLACE & SHAUN TEALE

AUGUST

1992

151

YESTERDAY'S HEROES

(NO END STORY)

GARY MABBUTT

SEPTEMBER

1992

152

LUCKY BREAK

THE NAME GAME

DAVID PREECE

SEPTEMBER

1992

153

GOING FOR GOLD

(NO END STORY)

BILLY DOODS

OCTOBER

1992

154

STRIKE FOR THE TOP

ACTION PLAY

GARY BLISSET

OCTOBER

1992

155

FINAL GLORY

(NO END STORY)

ANDREI KANCHELSKIS

NOVEMBER

1992

156

MIRACLE WORKER

RECORD BREAKERS

GARY CHARLES

NOVEMBER

1992

157

THERE'S ONLY ONE UNITED (A United Story)

(NO END STORY)

DUNCAN FERGUSON

DECEMBER

1992

158

THE PLAYERS PLAYER

FIGHT BACK

MATHIAS SAMMER & JOAKIM NILSSON

DECEMBER

1992

159

IT'S ONLY A GAME

(NO END STORY)

DENNIS BERGKAMP

JANUARY

1993

160

COMEBACK KID

WAY TO THE TOP

BERNARD CASONI & TORBEN FRANK

JANUARY

1993

161

THE TARGET

(NO END STORY)

SCOTT BOOTH

FEBRUARY

1993

162

THE ODD COUPLE

NIGHTMARE

DENNIS IRWIN & GRAIG FORREST

FEBRUARY

1993

163

CLASS ACTS (A Kline & Powell Story)

(NO END STORY)

DES WALKER

MARCH

1993

164

MAGIC MAN

TALL STORY

PETER VAN DE VEN

MARCH

1993

165

DREAM TEAM

(NO END STORY)

EDDIE NEWTON

APRIL

1993

166

THE PRESSURE GAME

WISH YOU WERE HERE

BARRY VENISON

APRIL

1993

167

SIMPLY THE BEST (A United Story)

(NO END STORY)

ERIC CANTONA

MAY

1993

168

A DREAM COME TRUE

CENTURY MAKERS

KARL-HEINZ RIEDLE

MAY

1993

169

SCORE TO SURVIVE

(NO END STORY)

MICK QUINN

JUNE

1993

170

WRIGHT CHOICE

RECORD BREAKERS

DALE GORDON & TOM BOYD

JUNE

1993

171

FALLEN HEROES (A United Story)

(NO END STORY)

EDDY YOUDS & GARY PENRICE

JULY

1993

172

DIFFERENT CLASS

STICK TO YOUR GUNS

RUBEN SOSA

JULY

1993

173

REIGN OF TERROR

(NO END STORY)

MARK BOSNICH

AUGUST

1993

174

BLACKMAIL

ROLE REVERSAL

STUART McCALL

AUGUST

1993

175

A WORLD APART (A United Story)

(NO END STORY)

LES FERDINARD

SEPTEMBER

1993

176

BAD BLOOD

JUST THE TICKET

THOMAS DOLL

SEPTEMBER

1993

177

THE VOICE OF FOOTBALL

(NO END STORY)

PETER SCHMEICHEL

OCTOBER

1993

178

TRUE GRIT

BIG MOUTH

RAY PARLOUR

OCTOBER

1993

179

THE MISFIT MILLIONAIRE

(NO END STORY)

FRANCO BARESI & ABEDI PELE

NOVEMBER

1993

180

DOUBLECROSS

NEARLY MAN

CHRIS KIMOMYA

NOVEMBER

1993

181

TWISTY

(NO END STORY)

DARREN ANDERTON

DECEMBER

1993

182

SUPERSTAR...OR SUPERFLOP?

CLEANSHEET KING

ROY KEANE

DECEMBER

1993

183

MISTER UNITED

(NO END STORY)

BRIAN DEANE

JANUARY

1994

184

THE HOODOO TEAM

THE PERSUADER

JAMIE REDNAPP

JANUARY

1994

185

WIN OR DIE

(NO END STORY)

THEO SNELDERS

FEBRUARY

1994

186

HEADING FOR THE TOP

RETURN MATCH

ROBERTO MANCINI

FEBRUARY

1994

187

THE GREAT ESCAPE

(NO END STORY)

VINCE OVERSON & BOB TAYLOR

MARCH

1994

188

JAILBIRD STRIKER

LONG DISTANCE LARRY

RICHARD JOBSON & IAN MARSHALL

MARCH

1994

189

THE RETURN OF JIMMY GRANT

(NO END STORY)

DAVID BATTY

APRIL

1994

190

YESTERDAY'S MAN

FOOTBALL CRAZY

EOIN JESS

APRIL

1994

191

DOUBLE ACT

(NO END STORY)

ANDY COLE

MAY

1994

192

GO FOR GOALS

STARK'S CHOICE

KEVIN MILLER

MAY

1994

193

AMERICAN DREAM (A United Story)

(NO END STORY)

ROBERTO BAGGIO

JUNE

1994

194

ONLY FOOLS DREAM

MR KNOW-ALL

ROLAND NILSSON

JUNE

1994

195

TROUBLESHOOTERS

(NO END STORY)

ENZO SCIFO

JULY

1994

196

BRITISH IS BEST

ACTION REPLAY

STEFAN EFFENBERG

JULY

1994

197

MR FIXIT

(NO END STORY)

ANDY DOW

AUGUST

1994

198

THE MEDAL

UNSUNG HERO

WARREN BARTON

AUGUST

1994

199

MATCHWINNER

(NO END STORY)

ANDREAS MOLLER

SEPTEMBER

1994

200

THROWN TO THE LIONS

MIRACLE MAN

GARY FLITCROFT

SEPTEMBER

1994

201

OUTBACK UNITED (A United Story)

(NO END STORY)

ERIC WYNALDA

OCTOBER

1994

202

ALL FOR ONE

JIMMY THE JINX

ERIK THORSTVEDT

OCTOBER

1994

203

THE MAKESHIFT MIDFIELDER

(NO END STORY)

FAUSTINO ASPRILLA

NOVEMBER

1994

204

THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS

FATHER AND SON

ANDY TOWNSEND

NOVEMBER

1994

205

GONNA MAKE YOU A STAR

(NO END STORY)

MICHAEL PREUD’HOMME

DECEMBER

1994

206

SHATTERED DREAM

REJECT

ROMARIO

DECEMBER

1994

207

COSMO...Superstar in the making

(NO END STORY)

ILIE DUMITRESCU

JANUARY

1995

208

WHO RULES VILLA

SUCCESS AT LAST

DAVID MAY

JANUARY

1995

209

THE NINETY MINUTE MAN

(NO END STORY)

ROBERT LEE

FEBRUARY

1995

210

BREAK OUT

WANDERER

BRIAN LAUDRUP

FEBRUARY

1995

211

THE MAN WHO HATED FOOTBALL

(NO END STORY)

COLIN HENDRY

MARCH

1995

212

WIZARD ON THE WING

BOBBY'S BOLTS

BRYAN ROY

MARCH

1995

213

CLASH OF THE CHAMPIONS

(NO END STORY)

JASON McATEER

APRIL

1995

214

NEARLY MAN

LAST AMATEUR

STEFAN SCHHWARZ

APRIL

1995

215

STORM WARNING (A United Story)

(NO END STORY)

DAVID JAMES

MAY

1995

216

DIRTY TRICKS

SEEING RED

STEVE LOMAS

MAY

1995

217

THE FOOTBALL FACTORY

(NO END STORY)

MATTHEW LE TISSIER

JUNE

1995

218

WILDE'S WARRIORS

FINAL GLORY

TEDDY SHERINGHAM

JUNE

1995

219

THE UNLIKELY ALLIANCE

(NO END STORY)

GARETH SOUTHGATE

JULY

1995

220

DIRTY DEALING

LEAGUE OF HIS OWN

GRAEME LE SAUX

JULY

1995

221

DEATH MATCH

(NO END STORY)

STEVE McMANAMAN

AUGUST

1995

222

THE LAST OF THE GLORY BOYS

HITTING HEADLINES

LEE SHARP

AUGUST

1995

223

FOOTBALL ITALIA

(NO END STORY)

DEMETRIO ALBERTINI

SEPTEMBER

1995

224

TOO GOOD FOR ROVERS

SPECIAL HERO

JAN FJORTOFT

SEPTEMBER

1995

225

ON THE CHEAP (United Story)

(NO END STORY)

JUNINHO

OCTOBER

1995

226

BATTLE TO SURVIVE

BOY'S GAME

GORDON DURIE

OCTOBER

1995

227

BROTHER BOTHER

(NO END STORY)

TIM FLOWERS

NOVEMBER

1995

228

LIFE-SAVER

FINAL HURDLE

DAVID UNSWORTH

NOVEMBER

1995

229

LAST LAUGH

(NO END STORY)

DAVID GINOLA

DECEMBER

1995

230

SECOND CHANCE

YOU'VE BEEN FRAMED

STAN COLLYMORE

DECEMBER

1995

231

RETURN OF A HERO (A United Story)

(NO END STORY)

HRISTO STOICHKOV

JANUARY

1996

232

STARS OF TOMORROW

SINNER TO SAINT

ANDREA SILENZI

JANUARY

1996

233

FALLEN HERO

(NO END STORY)

TONY YEBOAH

FEBRUARY

1996

234

RAY OF HOPE

FAN MAIL

GARY NEVILLE

FEBRUARY

1996

235

WAR GAMES (A United Story)

(NO END STORY)

TOSH McKINLAY

MARCH

1996

236

BATTLE ROYLE

ROLY POLY ROVERS

SAVO MILOSEVIC

MARCH

1996

237

BATTLE OF THE STRIKERS

(NO END STORY)

ANDY GORAM

APRIL

1996

238

LIVING WITH A LEGEND

BOOKED

LARS BOHINEN

APRIL

1996

239

KING OF THE STRIKERS

(NO END STORY)

STEVE STONE

MAY

1996

240

NO FRIENDS IN FOOTBALL

FINAL APPEARANCE

ROBERTO CARLOS

MAY

1996

241

THE GLORY HUNTER (A Kline & Powell Story)

(NO END STORY)

CHRISTIAN KAREMBEU

JUNE

1996

242

BEAT THAT JINX

THE PROS

ZVONIMIR BOBAN

JUNE

1996

243

UNITED WE FALL

(NO END STORY)

RUI COSTA

JULY

1996

244

ALL KEEPERS ARE CRAZY

SPECIAL ACT

GIANFRANCO ZOLA

JULY

1996

245

CHALLENGE

(NO END STORY)

ROBBIE FOWLER

AUGUST

1996

246

THE FINAL GLORY

£1 MILLION MISFIT

IGOR STIMAC

AUGUST

1996

247

JINX ON THE CITY

(NO END STORY)

MARC RIEPER

SEPTEMBER

1996

248

45 MINUTES TO GLORY

THIRD TIME LUCKY

JACKIE McNAMARA

SEPTEMBER

1996

249

CUP FEVER

(NO END STORY)

MATTHIAS RIEPER

OCTOBER

1996

250

GREAT SCOT

AT LAST

DAVID SEAMAN

OCTOBER

1996

251

MEDAL HUNTER

(NO END STORY)

DIDIER DESCHAMPS

NOVEMBER

1996

252

FALLEN IDOL

GINO'S GOLDEN GOALS

FABRIZIO RAVANELLI

NOVEMBER

1996

253

THE GOLDEN BOY

(NO END STORY)

GARY SPEED

DECEMBER

1996

254

FINAL SHOWDOWN

PLAYING SAFE

DAVID BECKHAM

DECEMBER

1996

255

RACE TO THE TOP

(NO END STORY)

SLAVEN BILIC

JANUARY

1997

256

THE ROVER'S RETURN

RED CARD RYAN

DEAN SAUNDERS

JANUARY

1997

257

ROUGH DIAMONDS

(NO END STORY)

PATRICK BERGER

FEBRUARY

1997

258

NO FRIENDS IN FOOTBALL

THE MAN WHO MADE STARS

CRAIG BURLEY

FEBRUARY

1997

259

SCHOOL FOR SOCCER

(NO END STORY)

GARETH SOUTHGATE

MARCH

1997

260

CHOKER

LIGHTNING STRIKES TWICE

KASEY KELLER

MARCH

1997

261

LOCAL RIVALS (A United Story)

(NO END STORY)

ANDY GRAY

APRIL

1997

262

FAMILY FEUD

DIE HARD

DAVID MAY

APRIL

1997

263

ALL OR NOTHING

(NO END STORY)

DWIGHT YORKE

MAY

1997

264

HIT LIST

JINX

CHARLIE MILLER

MAY

1997

265

AGAINST ALL ODDS

(NO END STORY)

ANDREI KANCHELSKIS

JUNE

1997

266

PRIDE AND PASSION

FIVE MINUTES OF MAGIC

FRANK LEBOEUF

JUNE

1997

267

HEADS YOU LOSE

(NO END STORY)

DAVID LEE

JULY

1997

268

FAMILY FORTUNES

CRAZY KEEPER

NEIL COX

JULY

1997

269

MAJOR LEAGUE

(NO END STORY)

PHIL NEVILLE

AUGUST

1997

270

BEST OF BRITISH

LARRY'S LUCK

COLIN CALDERWOOD

AUGUST

1997

271

THE CHALLENGE

(NO END STORY)

MARK DRAPER

SEPTEMBER

1997

272

ROLE REVERSAL

NO FUTURE IN FOOTBALL

JOACHIM BJORKLUND

SEPTEMBER

1997

273

THE RIVALS (A United Story)

(NO END STORY)

JASON McATEER

OCTOBER

1997

274

LENNIE'S LUCK

SUPERSONIC STRIKER

ALESSANDRO DEL PIERO

OCTOBER

1997

275

TOGETHER (Kline & Powell)

(NO END STORY)

ROBERTO CARLOS

NOVEMBER

1997

276

BIG SPENDER

NINETY MINUTE NIGHTMARE

MARCEL DESAILLY

NOVEMBER

1997

277

FAMILY FAVOURITE

(NO END STORY)

RONALDO

DECEMBER

1997

278

CONFIDENCE TRICK

IN AT THE DEEP END

SIMON DONNELLY

DECEMBER