As allied POWs prepare for a soccer game against the German National Team to be played in Nazi-occupied Paris, the French Resistance and British officers are making plans for the team’s escape.
Probably one of the greatest football films ever to be made with a stellar cast of actors headed by Michael Caine and Max Von Sydow and a plethora of footballers making up the Allied and German teams.
Our poster is signed by John Wark, Russell Osman, Ossie Ardiles, Mike Summerbee, Robin Turner, Kevin O Callaghan, laurie Sivell, Kevin Beattie & Paul Cooper.
A great piece of football and film memorabilia.
Gail Emms MBE (born 23 July 1977) is a retired English badminton player who has achieved international success in doubles tournaments.
A badminton player since the age of four, Emms was first chosen to represent England in 1995 and regularly played for her country until her retirement from professional sport in 2008.
Her best results were winning gold at the 2006 World Championships in Madrid, 2004 European Championships in Geneva, and a silver medal at the 2004 Olympic Games, partnering Nathan Robertson in the mixed doubles. At the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester she won a bronze medal with Joanne Goode in the women's doubles and won gold as part of the England team in the mixed team event.
She also took the World Badminton Grand Prix title in 2003 with Nathan Robertson. In the English National Badminton Championships she won the mixed doubles three times and the women's doubles twice.
Now involved in public speaking and consultancy for businesses across the UK.
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