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The Friday Cartoon: Liverpool’s New Third Kit In Focus

The Friday Cartoon: Liverpool’s New Third Kit In Focus

By on Aug 2, 2013 in Art, Latest | 0 comments

This week’s Friday cartoon is a little later that usual, and features a new kit for the new season which has been causing quite a bit of attention and ruffling an few feathers. Our cartoonist-in-residence Dotmund, a man well known for his strident opinions on football kits – some of which, quite frankly, are not fit for publication – takes a look...

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The Friday Cartoon: Sepp’s Puzzle Page

The Friday Cartoon: Sepp’s Puzzle Page

By on Jul 26, 2013 in Art, Latest | 0 comments

This week’s Friday cartoon from our artist in residence Dotmund features the head of FIFA and ruler of the football universe, Sepp Blatter and a little bit of a quandary. Uncle Sepp has just realised that he gave the 2022 World Cup finals to Qatar, and this is providing him with a little bit of a headache. There is a bigger version of this cartoon in the Diary...

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Introducing… Football Comic. It’s A Comic. About Football.

By on Jul 23, 2013 in Art, Latest | 1 comment

As long-term readers of this site will already be well aware, we have long published the cartoons of our artist-in-residence, Ed Carter, on this site. Indeed, one of them, a faux -Bayeux tapestry match report depicting France’s elimination from the 2010 World Cup finals, remains by a long way the most-viewed piece ever to appear on these pages. So when...

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The Friday Cartoon: The Premier League Zoo

The Friday Cartoon: The Premier League Zoo

By on Jul 19, 2013 in Art, Latest | 0 comments

This morning’s cartoon is of a satirical bent, as Ed Carter features a zoo which might sound familiar to the supporters of quite a number of clubs at the moment. Any resemblance between the main protagonist of this cartoon and a certain well-known football administrator is… well, we’ll leave it to you to work out. You can follow Dotmund on Twitter...

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The Friday Cartoon: At Home With The Terrys

The Friday Cartoon: At Home With The Terrys

By on Jul 12, 2013 in Art, Latest | 0 comments

This morning’s Friday cartoon captures a freeze frame of a moment in the life of one of Britain’s best known families. With all due respect to the cartoonists of Punch magazine, here are the Terry family posing for a family portrait, circa 1913. Topical, eh? (Click on the picture to enlarge it) You can follow Dotmund on Twitter by clicking here.  You can...

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The Friday Cartoon: Our Number Nine’s A Bigfoot

The Friday Cartoon: Our Number Nine’s A Bigfoot

By on Jul 5, 2013 in Art, Latest | 0 comments

This week’s cartoon, brought to you, as ever, by Dotmund, is a simple tale of summer hope, anticipation and the joy of waiting for the new season to begin. Well, that’s one way of looking at it. Alternatively, it’s a cautionary tale of what happens when your club goes out and spends £46m on a half-man, half-ape which was raised in the jungle and...

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The Friday Cartoon: Joe Kinnear’s History Of World Football

The Friday Cartoon: Joe Kinnear’s History Of World Football

By on Jun 28, 2013 in Art, Latest | 1 comment

As many of you will already be aware, former manager and builder of international relations Joe Kinnear is back at Newcastle United, and Ed Carter managed to secure an exclusive interview with the genial Dubliner in which he explains the entire history of football as well justifying the now popular belief that he is The Most Knowledgeable Man In The History Of The...

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The Friday Cartoon: Bert’s Brogues

The Friday Cartoon: Bert’s Brogues

By on Jun 21, 2013 in Art, Latest | 0 comments

This morning’s Friday cartoon will take you back to your childhood, being as it is a loving pastiche of the Roy Of The Rovers cartoon style of the 1970s and 1980s in the form of Bert’s Brogues, in which a model professional finds the shows formerly owned by a playboy player of the past. As ever, this cartoon was brought to you by Ed Carter, whose artwork...

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