Paul Edgerton

Born in Birmingham in 1960, Paul spent a post-graduate spell teaching English in Italy. It fuelled his love for all things Italian, in particular, the football. His desire is for Garbutt's achievements to be as recognised by as many of his fellow Englishmen as Italians.

William Garbutt

Born in Stockport, William Garbutt was a reasonably successful winger with Blackburn Rovers, having first played for Woolwich Arsenal, when injury finished his career at the age of 29.He was good enough to have played for the Football League against the Scottish League. The usual route for ex-professionals was to…