Crossover of people from different eras, one of whom is a veteran, the other a newbie or promising youngster

And then once the veteran has long since retired, the fact that the youngster once competed with or against them is met with awe, as you’d have expected them to be too far apart generationally.

When Tyson boxed that fella that beat Ali. That’s it. That’s the tweet.

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Les Ferdinand and Teddy Sheringham were playing up front for spurs against Everton when Rooney made his debut

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stanley matthews was still playing in the first division when george best made his debut i think

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Captain Tom and Adolf Hitler.

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  • Adolf Hitler
  • Captain Tom

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Colonel Tom & Claude Monet

@1000YearBanFFS and barleysugar

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1000 years out of the game and he’s back for one last shot at the big time

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Brescia replaced andrea Pirlo with pep guardiola

That’s a good one :thinking:

what? what’s going on? hello?

hi!

:wave: :slight_smile:

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A few months after he won the World Cup, Leicester replaced Gordon Banks with Peter Shilton

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Not strictly related to the topic but still mad: https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/29842/president-john-tylers-grandsons-are-still-alive

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