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Scottish Football: A Newspaper History

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Through newspaper headlines of the time, you can relive the most memorable moments in the history of the Scotland national team.

  • Personalise with any name and message
  • Handbound hardback covers
  • Tabloid size editions with colour pages available from 2006 onwards
  • Option to present in a luxurious gift box
  • Incredible newspaper coverage from 1921 to the present day

Relive all the greatest moments of the Scotland national football team through newspaper headlines of the time in this personalised Scotland Football book. With coverage beginning in the 1921, this fine piece of Scottish football memorabilia guides you through almost a century of history, revisiting all the key moments from the World Cup, European Championships and more, right up until the present day.

Scotland have played in two European Championships and eight World Cups, most recently in 1998 when they were only narrowly defeated by eventual finalists Brazil in the opening game. Perhaps the greatest moment in Scottish World Cup history was Archie Gemmill’s jinking run and finish against Holland in 1978 to put the Scots within touching distance of the second round; unfortunately they would go out on goal difference. 1967 saw as sweet a day as any for the Tartan Army, as Scotland became the first team to defeat England’s World Cup winners, and at Wembley to boot.

Take a look at the contents to see which historic moments are captured.

Your Personalised Scotland Memorabilia

Our football books are available in a variety of covers and personalisation options, depending on the edition you select. Every book features the recipient’s name and a message printed on a certificate on the opening title page. A luxury gift box is also available.

Check your personalisation: accents and other symbols cannot be used unless otherwise stated.

Football Book Cover Options

Including the black and white original reprinted reports, our football newspaper editions provide the option to include colour pages, where available (for articles from 2006 onwards). Each book is skilfully hand-bound by an expert craftsman, in whichever hardback cover you select, and printed on the highest quality gsm paper:

  • Brown Leatherette Cover – An elegant brown cover with black and white original reprinted pages. The recipient’s Name can be embossed on the cover for just £5 to finish off this unique keepsake.
  • Brown Leatherette Cover with Colour – An elegant brown cover with black and white original reprinted pages. The recipient’s Name can be embossed on the cover for FREE. This upgrade includes colour content (from 2006 onwards).
  • Luxury Leather Cover – Available in blue, this edition includes colour content (from 2006 onwards), along with the original reprinted black and white content. The recipient’s Name is especially embossed on the cover for FREE and it comes with a FREE luxury gift box.

Further Information

These fantastic books are Tabloid size editions (38 x 31 cm).

Our Personalised Football Books are unofficial products and are in no way affiliated with any football club unless specifically stated.

310mm
scotland football history
380mm
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Rated 5 out of 5

based on 4 reviews

In The Book wouldn’t be here without its terrific customers. That’s why we care about what you have to say.

We’re constantly researching new materials to create more personalised books, so what you think matters! Tell us your feedback. From finding the book you were looking for to how easy your chosen book was to personalise – every little detail is important, so we can perfect your shopping experience the next time you return!

anita Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 19 December

Excellent,lovely good quality book.

saintee Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

this was a gift for my son, who loved it.Quality is excellent, content is good and was sent really quickly.would recommed to all.

allybee Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

Am highly pleased with this purchase, the quality is excellent and the ability to add a personal message makes it even better.I cannot speak highly enough of this, it was bought as a gift, and I wish someone had bought it for me. The quality is, if I am honest, far higher than I was expecting and it was delivered ahead of schedule, considering the time of year and that it was late being ordered, I think that is great service.I would have no problems using this service again.

wiFi Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

I ordered this book for my brother in law who is a massive football fan for a landmark birthday. The order came swiftly and I was delighted with the standard of finish of the product. My brother in law totally loved it and has barely put it down. He loves the articles and thought it was a really unique gift. I would definitely recommend this book to anyone who has a football loving family member /friend and are looking for a different and special gift.

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Absolutely amazing book.. something to keep forever.. definitely would recommend

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Debbie Line Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 21 January

Absolutely amazing book.

Absolutely amazing book.. something to keep forever.. definitely would recommend

Craimer Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 21 January

Easy to use website Good quality

Easy to use website Good quality product and was delivered in less than 72 hr's from ordering on standard delivery Excellent

Andrew W Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 21 January

Unusual 50th Birthday Present

It was birthday present for my sister. She loved it. It did take longer to arrive than I thought it would, hence 4 stars and not 5, but it reached her in time for her birthday as I ordered it about 2 weeks ahead of time. A really nice unusual gift for a special birthday

Katarina A Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 20 January

Very happy buyer

Extremely fast delivery, book looked great. Wonderful present!!!

Georgina Farnell Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 20 January

I would recommend this company to anyone

I would recommend this company to anyone

Joan F Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 20 January

Following a problem with the web page…

Following a problem with the web page when ordering,'In The Book' have been very supportive in sorting this out. Thank you

Shelby Jones Maddox Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 20 January

Great product

Overall, the book is fantastic! Beautiful colors and well made. I first ordered from In The Books because my daughter's name is unique, and she can't find anything with her name in stores, and I wanted something special for her birthday coming up. It was easy to order, and I got a confirmation email immediately. The only trouble I had was the order wasn't showing up on my account and I could not track it. I got very scared that this was a scam and that I would not receive it. Sure enough it arrived the next day (1/19/19), earlier than expected (est. DD was 1/22-24). I would like to purchase more, but they are a little pricey, which is to be expected since they are personalized. A suggestion I have would be to consider reviewing your prices to make them more affordable. Thanks so much!

Caroline Smith Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 20 January

Great gift idea for a little princess!

Very prompt delivery. The new owner loves her own personalised princess story xxx

Proud Grandma Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 19 January

I love these books

I love these books. I bought three for my grandchildren. The only reason I didn't give this product a "5" rating is because I have found that in one book a word is missing in the second sentence of the book. In another, there is a verb missing in the first sentence.

SUE SOUTHAMPTON Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 19 January

Child's name book.

Very please with book.

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