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Ropsley FC amassed trophies galore in the early 1970s




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Former Ropsley FC full back Terry Wells brought this photo of his side from 1971 into the Journal office.

Grantham Saturday Premier League champions that season, they amassed nine trophies in one campaign, losing only one cup final.

Pictured from left, back – Dave Pick, John ?, Johnny Bent, Jobie Weavers, Pete Dowse, Terry Wells, Dave Scott-Walton, manager Terry Baker, Colin Skeith, Tony Balfe, Puss Parker, Mick Haw and Sid Sutton; front – Dave Curtis, Pete Down, Stan Nix, Mr Nix, Dave Berridge and Geoff Corton.



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