Anthony Matthews

Community Content Editor

I'm the Community Content Editor for the Watford Observer. I write about a range of subjects including nostalgia, local history, local sport and other community news and am always keen to hear about any features and initiatives you wish to see covered.

I'm the Community Content Editor for the Watford Observer. I write about a range of subjects including nostalgia, local history, local sport and other community news and am always keen to hear about any features and initiatives you wish to see covered.

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Opinion Why a cup giant killing ensured a love of football will never die

I wrote recently about quitting things I love (downhill mountain biking and playing five-a-side football). Another consideration, which pains me to admit, was the watching of football. Like many of my countryfolk I have fallen hook, line and sinker, since early childhood, with the beautiful game and some of my most ecstatic memories have come via the vehicle of the sport, be it Barnet staying in the Football League in a last-day decider, or England providing yet another false dawn in a major tou