Cult Heroes: John Taylor

by Ryan Johnson Every year, Mick George host a charity match at the Abbey Stadium, giving U’s supporters the chance to don the amber strip for 90 minutes alongside club legends on the hallowed turf. I was fortunate enough to spend the best part of that game playing up front alongside a hero of my... Continue Reading →

Cult Heroes: Lionel Perez

By Matthew Gooding (@ZinedineF) For a couple of years around the turn of the Millennium I had what I still consider to be one of the best summer jobs going; working in the ice cream hut on Jesus Green. As well as giving me the opportunity eat copious amounts of free ice cream, it led... Continue Reading →

Cult Heroes: Liam Hughes

If, like me, you’ve re-watched Cambridge United vs Gateshead countless times in those unavoidable low moments, you’ll have the commentary of Liam Hughes opening the scoring etched into your memory: “Short, and back to Donaldson, that should be Bartlett’s, oh he didn’t get there, and Hughes came in behind him! Liam Hughes, Cambridge born and... Continue Reading →

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