The Ten Greatest Goal(post)s Of All-Time

Ian

Ian began writing Twohundredpercent in May 2006. He lives in Brighton. He has also written for, amongst others, Pitch Invasion, FC Business Magazine, The Score, When Saturday Comes, Stand Against Modern Football and The Football Supporter. Ian was the first winner of the Socrates Award For Not Being Dead Yet at the 2010 NOPA awards for football bloggers.

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6 Responses

  1. ejh says:

    Ah, that’s Zaragoza I’m afraid.

  2. Chris P says:

    This article has got me thinking, how many other clubs apart from Aberdeen have incorporated goalposts into their badges? None spring to mind.

  3. chris says:

    YESSSS finally a topic where people care about goal nets, i am obsessed with goal nets

  4. stuart vincent says:

    i am obsessed with the goal posts of the seventies and eighties too when football was proper and each goal net and ground was truly unique great article

  1. September 11, 2010

    […] The Ten Greatest Goal(post)s Of All-Time “One of the greatest blights of modern football is that it looks the same wherever in the world you go. Teams from Addis Ababa to Zurich play with equipment made by the same handful of manufacturers and, with this, we have lost something. The global game has become homogenised and stripped of a couple of the layers of its colour and panache, and perhaps the most visual aspect of this on the pitch are the goalposts and netting themselves. Almost all clubs and countries now avail themselves of the now ubiquitous free-standing box net style of goal, with two poles holding the nets up and out of harm’s way.” (twohundredpercent) […]

  2. September 16, 2010

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