Film XI

Probably the most enjoyable XI we’ve ever done. We had over 1’000 suggestions and cutting them down to an XI with a few subs was extremely difficult. It was also the most hotly contested theme for Captain in the history of the XI’s. So, without further ado, here’s the Film XI.

Former Everton centre half Joseph Yobo and half man / half machine law enforcer RoboCop. Courtesy of Christopher Price @casionova90

Team Name – Nottingham Forest Gump

Manager – David Moyes Story


Gk – Krul Metal Jacket

Rb – Cafu Good Men

Cb – YoboCop

Cb – Knocked Upson

Lb – Zack & Miri Make a Del Horno ( CAPTAIN )

Rw – A Streetcar Named Ketsbaia

Cm – Valderramageddon

Cm – Born on the 4th of Tugay

Lw – Watership Downing

S – Million Dollar Bebe

S – You, Me & Dugarry


Brave Hart, A Poom with a View, Stop or Maicon will Shoot, Diamonds are For Evra, The Usual Busquets, Arjen Robben – Prince of Thieves, The Vaughan Identity, Li Tie Hard and Klose Encounters of the Third Kind.

This weeks winner, with a whopping 12 ‘likes’ Raj Mahon @rajmahon, with the fantastic Zack & Miri Make a Del Horno

Big thank you to the contributors @casionova90, @TitsOut, @rajmahon, @MattyD_And_Ting@Mickyoo, @Rob_AFC_1886, @mrburgess187, @YesImMrSmith, @JamesBayford@Reggietheveggie, @The_C_Cat, @NicFriar, @ajlc1985, @Boughtonboys, @andrewsiddell and Ben Iles.

I look forward to your suggestions.


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4 Responses to Film XI

  1. Andi Smith says:

    Absolutely top draw on the film 11, will readers of your blog be able to have input on future XI’s?

  2. Ian Corrigan says:

    Good 11, a few suggestions.

    Lock Stock & 2 Smoking Babels

    Vorm to be Wild

    WithBale & I

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