Gazza pledges to sober up in order to win role in new Vinnie Jones film

Legend hopes to star in remake of Escape to Victory


As he waits to find out today whether he’ll be detained at Her Majesty’s pleasure for drink driving offences, Paul Gascoigne has promised to turn his life around and quit drink and drugs.

What caused the ex-England international’s epiphany [...]

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Recommended Viewing

The Spoiler’s 10 best movies about football

Including the story of the New York Cosmos

New York Cosmos

With this weird volcanic dust cloud forcing footballers to endure cruel long distance coach rides, The Spoiler thought it high time to come up with some recommended viewing to ease the players through their agonising boredom.

After much [...]

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Movie News

Vinnie Jones and Becksie to remake classic football movie!

Boy could these guys act! (Clue: no)

Pele and Bobby Moore

For those who haven’t seen the 1981 football masterpiece, Escape To Victory, you’re really missing out on something quite special.

One of the finest football movies of all time – which isn’t as big a compliment as [...]

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