Liverpool and Southampton go head-to-head in the EFL Cup semi-final first leg at St Mary's tonight. Just to get you in the mood, or mainly to get Southampton fans in the mood, here is a blast of top quality nostalgia. Not only will we take you back to a time when the Saints played at The Dell, you will get to see one of the greatest kits in football history, and one of the greatest goals ever scored by a Southampton player who was not Matt Le Tissier. Take it away Danny Wallace.
2) ON THIS DAY: BEKCHAM AGREES $250m LA SWITCH/BECKHAM'S AC MILAN DEBU
Every day should be David Beckham day as far as Dugout is concerned, but we have a couple of On This Day nuggets for you regarding the greatest living Englishman. This was the day, in 2007, when Beckham officially became a global icon announcing a $250m move to LA Galaxy that would make him the third highest paid sportsman on the planet, behind Tiger Woods and Michael Schumacher. Once you have taken in all the glitzy details on that mega move and finished chuntering that it marked the end of his career as a serious footballer, we can remind you that this is also the day, in 2009, that Beckham made his Serie A debut in an AC Milan team that included Paolo Maldini, Ronaldino, Kaka and Alexandre Pato. To get the full story on both events click the links below.
Feeling hungry ahead of sitting down to watch this evening's big matches on TV, then we have the perfcet combo for you... Football and Pizza. And who better to show you how to make the perfect pizza for watching the match than AC Milan's Ignazio Abate. Just click the link, get your ingredients, follow the Rossonero full-back's instructions and get ready for your big slice of the action.