Having gone through all the albums from 1970-1982, I can tell you there are some absolute gems in there and I'll deal with some of the strangest ones another time. This article will deal with the sheer number of look-a-likes that can be found in the hallowed pages.
Starting in 1970 and it's a little known fact that both comedy legend Barry Chuckle and serial killer Fred West were in the starting 11 for Sweden.
|Something about the devil's work and idle Hans...|
Next to make an appearance, this time for Bulgaria, is Brendan Rodgers, seen here in full on pose mode. Quite why he's fallen out with his former self I can't say...possibly an argument over image rights?
|He seemed happier in 1970|
Before we jet off to West Germany in 1974, Justin Timberlake's no-show at the closing ceremony if Mexico 70 can finally be explained...he'd been called up by Romania
|Flaviu Domide...bringing sexy back|
And so to WM74 where FIFA is being run by Alan Wicker...
And Scotland's poor showing can be explained by their keeper being off his face...
Finally we land in Argentina circa 1978 where David Baddiel has joined a commune...
|That's your mum that is...|
The superbly tonsorial Leonardo Cuellar has already enjoyed fame over at the excellent Got, Not Got as part of their search for the coolest football cards ever, but hair that good is surely worth another outing!