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18 of our favourite sporting Christmas presents as kids

From Subutteo to Roller Blades and everything in between.

WINTER IS COMING and that means one thing. Presents!

Here in TheScore.ie we’ve spent the last few days reminiscing about our childhood, recalling memories of those Christmases that rocked — the year we first got a leather football — to those that didn’t — who wants real books when there are football annuals out there?

Anyway, with the help of our friends on TheJournal.ie and TheDailyEdge.ie here, in no particular order, are some of the best sporting Christmas presents from our childhood.

1. Lolo Balls

YouTube: OwenHumphrey

2. Swingball

imageImage: MiltonBayer

3. Moon shoes

YouTube: TimetoPlayMag.com

4. SuperCup Football

imageImage: Grandearmadio

5. Wooden tennis racket

Image: Flickr

6. Tiddlywinks

YouTube: Jon Pitt

7. A football

imageCredit: Maudesport

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8. Boogie boards


9. Elastics

YouTube: topgun2311

10. Scaletrix

imageImage: Flickr

11. Kickmaster

imageImage: Amazon.co.uk

12. Video games

imageImage: Lemon Amiga

13. Plastic golf clubs

imageImage: Flickr

14. Rollerblades

YouTube: Dimitrios Spyridon Chytiris

15. Football annuals

imageImage: Wikipedia

16. Board games

imageImage: Cycling Board Games

17. Football kits

imageImage: LFC Shirt Collector

18. Subbuteo

YouTube: SubbuteoMontefalco

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