3 Random Football Factoids of the Day*.


*Especially unearthed from the technological depths of my clunky old laptop


Roy Makaay of Bayern Munich has so far scored the fastest goal ever in Champions League history, after beating Real Madrid’s Iker Casillas to score after only 10.20 seconds.

The first football fans to actually sing the song ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’ was Manchester United fans (gasp!), after the Munich Air Crash in 1958? Liverpool fans ‘formally’ adopted the song for the club 5 years later, in 1963.

During the 2005 Champions League Final Post-Match Celebrations, Milan Baros accidentally dropped old Big Ears and dented the trophy? Curiously, Liverpool chose not to have the dent repaired.



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