Flashback

Hibs in Europe: Beating Barcelona, signing Best and drawing Liverpool

British clubs in Europe have given our football some high point moments down the years and for a small island our record is still formidable. Whether it be Celtic as the first UK team to win the European Cup in 1967 or Manchester United’s last-gasp victory over Bayern in the Champions League final of 1999 we […]

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Fan memories

Watch: Benji Lanyado’s favourite West Ham goal gave Martin Tylers a “footballgasm”

A 1989 Hibernian home shirt. I lived in Edinburgh until I was 8, and was forced into supporting Hibs by my neighbour, who then forced me to wear his hand-me-downs. I went to Easter Road every now and then, but my strongest memory of partisanship was when, one lunchtime at school, the playground split into opposing camps, Hearts vs Hibs, and we chanted at each other across the concrete until one kid wet himself with exhilaration. It was wonderful.

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