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The 1973 FA Cup Final Saw…

My love for facts, stats and trivia lead me to try something different here on Vital Blackburn. On this occasion govtpros gave you a Trivia question to try and answer.

The question asked:
"What was used in the 1973 FA Cup Final and never used again?"

The answer was of course an Orange Ball, probably most famously used in this country for England's finest hour, our 1966 4-2 World Cup Final victory over West Germany at Wembley!

Congratulations to MikeyGamst who was the first to correctly get this.

Do you have any trivia questions you would like to put to everyone? If so contact me via e-mail at this address and I`ll get Vital Football Members pondering over your teaser…


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Writer: Walker Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday May 20 2007

Time: 6:53PM

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Obviously the ball pictured here isn't orange, but it's an FA Cup football so tied in as well as I could! Congratulations MikeyGamst, you were the fastest finger once again, the challenge is set for you to give others something to test their know how now! Are you up to the challenge lol :)
Hughes Da Man
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20/05/2007 18:56:00

Also DON'T forget Walkerbout in the forum NOW (well, Sunday 20th until 8pm anyway!)
Hughes Da Man
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20/05/2007 18:57:00

Sorry couldnt make it yeaterday mate... it was quiet all day up until 5!!! then it went mental till 9!!!!
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21/05/2007 13:28:00

No worries dude, fair enough. Wasn't really expecting much of a turnout, so wasn't overly disappointed. It at least gave me the chance to head out for a few jars a little earlier than planed, so every cloud... ... lol :)
Hughes Da Man
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21/05/2007 16:24:00

definitely.... I managed to get out about 9 so there were a few cheeky corona's in play by half nine.... did anyone see the Morecambe v Exter game?? was v entertaining??? good centre back names for Morecambe as well... Bentley and Blackburn.
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22/05/2007 10:59:00

I didn't see the game, I genuinely meant to watch it but for whatever reason forgot! I heard it was highly entertaining as you say mate, ahh good old Bentley and Blackburn, don't get much better than that do they :)
Hughes Da Man
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22/05/2007 11:51:00


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