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.

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  • Handbound hardback covers
  • A4 and A3 editions available with colour pages 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 Book

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.

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Along with the black and white reprinted reports, all editions include colour pages, where available from 2006 onwards:

  • A4 Cover in Brown Leatherette – Any name can be embossed on the cover for £5.
  • A3 Cover in Brown Leatherette – Any name can be embossed on the cover for £5.
  • A3 Cover in Blue Luxury Leather – Any name is embossed on the cover for FREE.

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

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🌲 Our books are made from responsibly sourced paper from FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certified paper manufacturers. 🌎

200mm
scotland football history
280mm

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Rated 5 out of 5

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

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anita Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 19 Dec 2018

Excellent,lovely good quality book.

saintee Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

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 Aug 2018

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 Aug 2018

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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Very easy to purchase what I needed from the website. Delivery was fast and the books were exactly as ordered (personalised). A very pleasant shopping experience.

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Susan Gilchrist Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 20 Apr 2021

Quick sevice

Quick sevice, arrived on time

Jenny Sinclair Trustpilot product review 1 star rating 20 Apr 2021

DONT DO BUILD A BEAR U ONLY THE BOOK!

DONT DO BUILD A BEAR U ONLY THE BOOK!! SCAM wasted 28 pound on this for my sons birthday very disappointed and angry. Would not recommend to anyone. Very arrogant on the phone when calling to ask about the item. And email reply wasn't any better. Save your money and either build a bear on the website or go elsewhere like etsy or not on the highstreet. If i could minuses stars I would as even 1 is to much

CHRISTINA MCCARTHY Trustpilot product review 3 star rating 20 Apr 2021

The book itself is absolutely beautiful…

The book itself is absolutely beautiful and wonderfully illustrated. I couldn’t upload a photo onto the website, it kept sticking, so I ordered the book on a bank holiday Friday evening and it was confirmed at 2000h same night. I e mailed in the book with a photo attached the following morning Saturday at 0730h and asked if anything could possibly be done to attach it. I received a reply that it was too late, already in production, nothing could be done. In 12hrs ? I was really disappointed - I wish I had contacted CS before placing my original order. Also I assumed Alice would somehow be woven into the stories as advertised “in the books” other stories but The Ultimate Princess Collection does not offer this. Your child’s name appears on the top of each page but they are actually not IN the stories. If I ordered again I would be much more aware of what is actually on offer. In The Book does not mean IN every story, so read carefully before ordering as I’m sad to say I didn’t do.

Georgina Howe Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 20 Apr 2021

Great book presented well

Great book presented well Little expensive

Michael Kaye Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 19 Apr 2021

A great cover and fronts piece.

A great cover and fronts piece. However, Some of the early pages were unreadable even with glasses and a magnifying glass in use. Some of the pages of the 1960s were unreadable as well, and one was even shown to be torn and disheveled as if lifted from a dustbin.

Gemma Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 19 Apr 2021

Absolutely brilliant company

Absolutely brilliant company. Bought the Leeds united memory book It is brilliant cant wait to give the gift because I know the recipient is going to be absolutely amazed by it.

Javad Hashemi Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 19 Apr 2021

The child's name only appears on the…

The child's name only appears on the opening page of each story. Other companies replace the name of the character in the story with the child's name. The format and quality of the book prints and presentation are good.

Lyn Eagle Trustpilot product review 2 star rating 19 Apr 2021

Very disappointed in this book for so…

Very disappointed in this book for so much money - unfortunately I believed my granddaughter would appear in the story not just at the top of the pages - feel as if I’ve been conned!

Joanne Blyth Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 18 Apr 2021

Very pleased with the quality of the…

Very pleased with the quality of the book and the embossing added a great touch. Well packaged and quick delivery. Also great customer service re my questions. Would recommend 😃

J M Turner Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 15 Apr 2021

A beautiful book with original…

A beautiful book with original illustrations delivered promptly - just what I had been hoping for.

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