Motörhead sponsor under 10s football team

Ollie Irish

15th, November 2006

Motorhead Rock band Motörhead are the new sponsors of an under 10s team from Lincoln. Greenbank FC now play in black shirts emblazoned with the band’s name and a picture of a skull. The youngsters also run out to the sound of Ace of Spades.

Team manager Gary Weight emailed Motörhead frontman Lemmy with the sponsorship suggestion. The former roadie said: "I knew Lemmy years ago and for him, I think the thought of a football team running out with the Motorhead logo made him chuckle a bit, so that’s where it’s come from."
[Via BBC]

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