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About Shabba

People love chopping wood. In this activity one immediately sees results - Albert Einstein

Was this a goal? You’re The Ref! #1

Everyone knows by now that at TTFE, we don’t have the luxury of having a referee every week. Therefore over the years we’ve been playing we developed a way of policing the game and ensuring that things move along without … Continue reading

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Are you a Star Striker or a Super Spoon? – Perfecting the art of shooting

Now I’ve never been the best when it comes to scoring goals. In fact, I’m more likely to be picking the ball out of the net as a beaten goalkeeper, rather than leading the attack. I love being a defender, … Continue reading

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“Why is everyone so quick?!” – Some help for the TTFE oldies…

Although I’ve been out of the game for a while, I’ve come to recognise from my return last week that TTFE has been undergoing is a bit of a transformation in my absence.  One key change is to see a … Continue reading

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Karlito Quits – Time for TTFE to take injuries more seriously?

So the sun dawns on one of the longest standing players at TTFE, Karl ‘Karlito Kool’ Manley. Known for his trademark pose and habit of playing the game with a Phantom of the Opera mask, his time wreaking havoc as a … Continue reading

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TTFE returns this Thursday

After a short break last week TTFE will return as normal this Thursday (14th May). Last Thursday’s game was cancelled due to Sophia Gardens hosting the vote count for the recent General Election.   The booking at Sophia has been … Continue reading

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Coconut water, Coke or a pint of Carling – What’s your TTFE drink?

                If you’ve watched ‘The Waterboy’ you’ll know the importance of staying hydrated throughout a sports session. Bobby Boucher may not have been the sharpest tool in the shed, but he knew the … Continue reading

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Greens supreme in TTFE’s Three Team Tournament

In the year 2055, When the next generation looks through the TTFE records they will confused with what they see when they arrive at Thursday 30th April 2015. I’m sure they’ll be scratching their heads as to why 1) there … Continue reading

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Is TTFE tee-ing up for charity?

TTFE is considering putting together a team together to play a marathon day of golf to raise money for charity. First suggested by Karl Manley, the idea involves playing a mammoth 72 holes of golf in a single day. This … Continue reading

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Official TTFE Spotify playlist launched

  Picture the scene: It’s Thursday night, 8:30pm. You’ve grabbed your shirt, shorts and laced up your boots. You’ve got your game face on – you’re ready to do battle for the night’s game – especially if it’s a TPC … Continue reading

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Expected return of Pridee for tonight’s game

It’s been a long time coming but it’s looking very likely that Jon Pride will be playing his first TTFE game in over three years. Jon “Pridee” Pride was last seen on the Sophia pitch in September 2011 before leaving … Continue reading

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