With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, Andy Greeves takes a look at the best gifts you can treat your football-loving partner to this February 14th.
Build a Home Together
There is nowhere football supporters are happier than at the home ground of their beloved club, so why not make a special place for their ‘special place’ in your house.
The Etihad Stadium
Paul Lamond Games has launched a range of official ‘Nanostad’ 3D jigsaw models of the stadiums of Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United. Coming in kits of around 150 pieces, your partner will be ‘at home’ constructing a small, but beautiful version of The Emirates, Stamford Bridge, Anfield, The Etihad or Old Trafford.
Old Trafford Manchester United
You could even go the extra mile and include Situs Domino99 Pkv tickets for a tour of the ‘real’ stadium inside the box for the perfect date! The puzzles retail from £19.95 and are available from John Lewis Online, Club Stores, Play.com and independent retailers. For more details visit www.paul-lamond.com.
Put a Ring on Her (or his!) Finger
Spurs sterling silver crest earrings
What girl, or guy, for that matter doesn’t like to receive jewellery for Valentine’s Day? And what could provide football supporters with greater happiness than their own piece of silverware (or gold ware!) baring the crest of their team.
F.Hinds has a vast array of football club jewellery in both sterling silver and 9ct gold, with teams represented including Arsenal, Barcelona, Chelsea, Everton, Liverpool, Glasgow Rangers, Glasgow Celtic, Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United.
My wife’s personal favourites were a dainty pair of Spurs sterling silver crest earrings while Arsenal fans can wear their heart on their sleeves with a pair of Gunners …