Friday essay: On the history of moustaches in football

3 By Ted  |   Art,The Ball  |   November 5, 2010  |     8

Fridays for the forseeable future on Twohundredpercent will be the home of a new feature, ‘A Picture That Dotmund Did’, where our resident artist gives the game of association football some serious in-depth analysis. No doubt.

Today: a look at the inextricable link between football and nostril-warmers.

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The moustache is not just important for football. This Movember, it can be used to raise money and awareness for prostate cancer. Please visit the Movember website and get involved!  If you are feeling generous, please also consider making a donation to friend of Twohundredpercent Ed Dickins’ Movember team effort here.



  • November 5, 2010 at 9:57 am


    Well gosh-darn it, I’m going to go for the movember now.

  • November 5, 2010 at 11:07 am


    I was hoping the moustache would make a comeback with the likes of Joey Barton leading the way, but alas it was a false dawn.

  • November 7, 2010 at 3:02 pm


    I have a moustache and look like a total dick.
    Please sponsor us.

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