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History of
the Laws of the Game

1950's

the Subbuteo Rules or Laws of the Game, 

received revisions in 1953-54

1950's
1950s Rule Book

A picture of PA Adolph and Reg Allen of Manchester United

 

·         Playing Pitch 

 

·         Rules of Play

o    Goal Scoring - "Before a shot at goal can be made the ball must be nearer to the opponents goal line than the half-way line, and the shooting figure must be within the opponents half".
 

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​​Sir Stanley Rous and prominent referees watching a game

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Joe Harvey, Captain of Newcastle Utd celebrating winning the 1951 FA Cup with a cake decorated with Subbuteo figures in the colours of Newcastle and Blackpool.Joe Harvey, Captain of Newcastle Utd celebrating winning the 1951 FA Cup with a cake decorated with Subbuteo figures in the colours of Newcastle and Blackpool.

Joe Harvey, Captain of Newcastle Utd celebrating winning the 1951 FA Cup with a cake decorated with Subbuteo figures in the colours of Newcastle and Blackpool.