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The Day Harry Redknapp Brought a Fan On to Play for West Ham: Daily Soccer Report

harry redknapp The Day Harry Redknapp Brought a Fan On to Play for West Ham: Daily Soccer Report

Whether you’re a supporter of West Ham United or any soccer club, today’s story in The Guardian (which is reprinted from Howler Magazine) features the incredible heart warming true story about the time when Harry Redknapp plucked a Hammers supporter out of the crowd to play for the mighty Irons.

It’s an unbelievable story, but true, and is written eloquently by Jeff Maysh. Give it a read. You’ll truly enjoy it.

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3 Responses to The Day Harry Redknapp Brought a Fan On to Play for West Ham: Daily Soccer Report

  1. christian says:

    Howler is brilliant. I subscribed recently and went back and bought their two back issues. Well worth it.

    • KapUSMC says:

      Howler has a podcast, and they have an excellent interview with the guy that came on. I would highly recommend checking that out as well.

  2. brn442 says:

    Was it Don Hutchinson? He certainly played like an amateur at times.

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