Football Drawing of Coventry’s Keith Houchen’s Spectacular 1987 FA Cup Final Goal

Here’s one of Wembley’s greatest ever Cup Final goals – Keith Houchen’s iconic diving header for Coventry City against Spurs in the 1987 FA Cup Final. Decided to crank the action right up, as befits such a magnificent goal…

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Began with this pen & brush drawing, before adding digital colour…

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Drawn Keith Houchen in mid-air diving towards us, from a low viewpoint behind Spurs keeper Ray Clemence, which helps add drama…

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Also used speech bubbles & typography to help the action along. That’s Coventry’s Micky Gynn & Cyrille Regis, in the background, and Spurs defender Chris Hughton on the far right…

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** The finished drawing is available as a print (from A5 to A2 size) at my PRINTSHOP

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