Saturday, 6 December 2014

Return to Glory? Week 1

Rocky and Roy Race celebrate winning the MLS Final with Baltimore Bullets. While back in England Melchester Rovers have had a disastrous start to the 2014/15 season...

Kingsbay vs Melchester Rovers 2014/15


Friday, 5 December 2014

Return to Glory?

Beginning this weekend, Roy of the Rovers: Return to Glory? The follow-up to A New Beginning, that documented the 2013/14 season, with over 50,000 reads, will bring the all the thrills and spills of life in the Premier League. Can Melchester Rovers Return to Glory? Only time will tell, check back regularly and follow @storky_knight on Twitter.


All the old foes will be there: Johnny Dexter's league champions, Danefield United, Tynecaster, Walford Rovers, Carford City and the Rovers great rivals Melboro'. A host of superstar players and unexpected plot twists await. Can Jake Cheetham recover from the heartbreak of missing out on England's World Cup squad? Can David Roth survive the new ownership bid from Basran? And can Vernon Eliot return Rovers to glory? Find out soon...

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

Andy Steel Playmaker 1989/90 Part 2

Andy Steel was only fifteen, yet he commanded the midfield 'playmaking' position for First Division Champions Millside City. City were about to kick-off the defence of their title at home to Hayesford United and their hatchetman Richards...

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Andy Steel Playmaker 1989 Millside City
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Andy Steel Playmaker 1989 Millside City
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Andy Steel Playmaker 1989 Millside City

Sunday, 30 November 2014

Playmaker 1989/90 Part 1

Millside City, 1989 League Champions, inspired by the amazing fifteen year-old, Andy Steel, "Playmaker," kick off their title defence. But will controversy surrounding his real parents distract the Playmaker?

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Andy Steel Playmaker 1989 scans
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Andy Steel Playmaker 1989 scans
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Andy Steel Playmaker 1989 scans

Tuesday, 18 November 2014

2014/15 Panini Collection

This collection is based on the 2014/15 Panini Champions League sticker. Here's a few, more to come.

Jamie Marshall Melchester Rovers Panini 2014/15

Joshua Jordan Melchester Rovers Panini 2014/15

Drew Powell Melchester Rovers Panini 2014/15

Richie Lyons Melchester Rovers Panini 2014/15

Saturday, 15 November 2014

The 2014/15 Season

I've been working away at getting this ready. Currently aiming for the first week of December. The story will start midway through the season. Here's a few preview shots for now.

Roy of the Rovers 2014/15 The Captains

Roy of the Rovers 2014/15 The Captains

Roy of the Rovers 2014/15 The Captains

Roy of the Rovers 2014/15 The Captains

Friday, 31 October 2014

A New Beginning Week 34

Last time we left Melboro' Stadium as star forward Santiago Fuentes was put though on goal, could the Argentinian fire Boro level?

Melboro' vs Melchester Rovers 2013/14


Roy of the Rovers Cards & Stickers

A reminder to regular readers and perhaps something that new visitors haven't discovered yet. There are over 600 Roy of the Rovers cards and stickers created using replicas of many classic designs from Panini, Topps and more. By clicking on the cards at the very bottom of the blog you can collect 6 random cards/stickers from the collection, just refresh the page for another set...
  Roy of the Rovers Trading Cards and Stickers.


Or you can go directly to the page here...